(March 1946)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1946-01-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); Robert Kanigher (assistant editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; Boss Brekel
Reprints
Keywords
Golden lasso

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Crime of Boss Brekel! (Table of Contents: 3)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Boss Brekel [as Speed Ferret] (villain, introduction); Brekel's gang [Louie the Lug; Spud] (villains, counterfeiters, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Speed Ferret, supposedly a federal agent and a rival of Steve's for Wonder Woman's affections, kills a sniper that was aiming for Etta. Together with Wonder Woman, Ferret helps the Amazon track down a gang of counterfeiters...or does he?
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from The Secret History of Wonder Woman (Jill Lapore, 2014); formerly credited to Joye Murchison.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Out of the Gag Bag / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Ed Wheelan
Pencils
Ed Wheelan
Inks
Ed Wheelan
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Wheelan

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If I run can I catch that last local...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

5 gags.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

History's Mysteries; Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Crime on the Ball! (Table of Contents: 7)

Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Harry (signed)
Inks
Frank Harry (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; Old Man Higgs

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Kellogg's Pep / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Out of the Gag-Bag / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Ed Wheelan
Pencils
Ed Wheelan
Inks
Ed Wheelan
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Wheelan

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Before leaving, sir, how about some postcard views...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

5 gags.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Fleers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Five Geniuses in Search of a Hobby! (Table of Contents: 11)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Inks
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Terrific; Wanda Wilson; Crime Syndicate (intro)

The Body on the Beach (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Evelyn Gaines [as Lynne Lovelace] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Meet Tackling Tim (Table of Contents: 14)

Who's Who in Zooville / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Isle of Lost Ships (Table of Contents: 15)

Black Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Inks
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Jon Valor; Justin Valor; Captain Redbeard (villain)

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #48; next chronological appearance in All-Star Squadron (DC, 1981 series) #54.

Leo Johnson (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hawkins of Hicksville! (Table of Contents: 17)

Wildcat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Gallagher
Inks
Joe Gallagher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat; Stretch Skinner; Lem Hawkins

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Shell with a "Radio Brain!" (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Look for this emblem on the cover..."]
  4. 3. The Crime of Boss Brekel!
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. ["Well, no wonder!"]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. ["If I run can I catch that last local..."]
    Out of the Gag Bag
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    History's Mysteries; Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  8. 7. Crime on the Ball!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  10. 9. ["Before leaving, sir, how about some postcard views..."]
    Out of the Gag-Bag
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fleers
  12. 11. Five Geniuses in Search of a Hobby!
    Mr. Terrific
  13. 12. The Body on the Beach
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. Meet Tackling Tim
    Who's Who in Zooville
  16. 15. Isle of Lost Ships
    Black Pirate
  17. 16. Leo Johnson
    Wheaties
  18. 17. Hawkins of Hicksville!
    Wildcat
  19. 18. ["His magnetic powers foil a vicious sabotage plot..."]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  21. 20. The Shell with a "Radio Brain!"
    Eveready
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