(February-March 1946)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby [as Kirby] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Simon] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Sandy [Sandy Hawkins]; Starman [Ted Knight](inset)
Reprints:

The Dream of Peter Green (Table of Contents: 1)

The Sandman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Marvin Stein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Sandy [Sandy Hawkins]; Peter Green; Webb (villain); Ratsy (villain)
Synopsis:
Fed up with crowded city conditions, Peter Green dreams of a new recreation center for the kids in the city to use, but it's the Sandman who must battle a crooked building contractor using inferior materials to build it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Final Golden Age story. Art identification by Jerry Bails 2000-2-9.

The Meteor Mob! (Table of Contents: 2)

Starman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Emil Gershwin
Inks:
Emil Gershwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Starman [Ted Knight]; Shiver (villain); Shiver's gang (villains)
Synopsis:
The Stellar Crime-Crusher faces a gang of crooks who use man-made meteors to conveniently land on a bank or jewelry store, making it easy pickings for them.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gravity Rod

Indexer Notes

Final Golden Age story.

Oddity: Artist Gerschwin mistakenly pictures Starman's Gravity Rod holster on the left hip rather than the right in panel 1 on page 6.

King "Artie's" Crime Court (Table of Contents: 3)

Shining Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Shining Knight [Sir Justin]

["Hmm! That should be some show!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Jasper / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Lit-Win
Pencils:
Lit-Win
Inks:
Lit-Win
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Invisible Alibi (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
V. V. Dredaine (credited)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama

The Eighth Day of the Week (Table of Contents: 6)

Genius Jones / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Genius Jones

Indexer Notes

Series continues in More Fun Comics #108. Writer id added by Craig Delich In August, 2005.

["Golly Joe! What's this?"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Volto From Mars / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Ah! Food!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

Pretty Kitty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Honorable Information, Please (Table of Contents: 9)

Mike Gibbs, Guerilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Maurice Del Bourgo
Inks:
Maurice Del Bourgo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Mike Gibbs

Indexer Notes

Final story. Inker id added by Craig Delich in August, 2005. Story/art credits verified by Jerry Bails.

Henry Iba (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Sandman
  2. 1. The Dream of Peter Green
    The Sandman
  3. 2. The Meteor Mob!
    Starman
  4. 3. King "Artie's" Crime Court
    Shining Knight
  5. 4. ["Hmm! That should be some show!"]
    Jasper
  6. 5. The Invisible Alibi
  7. 6. The Eighth Day of the Week
    Genius Jones
  8. 7. ["Golly Joe! What's this?"]
    Volto From Mars
  9. 8. ["Ah! Food!"]
    Pretty Kitty
  10. 9. Honorable Information, Please
    Mike Gibbs, Guerilla
  11. 10. Henry Iba
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  • Gary L. Watson
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  • Jon Ingersoll
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