(April 1946)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1946-02-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor); Julius Schwartz (story editor, uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset)

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)

An Ocean of Gold! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Flash / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox [as Gardner F. Fox] (credited)
Pencils
E. E. Hibbard (credited)
Inks
E. E. Hibbard (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Winky Moylan; Blinky Boylan; Noddy Toylan; Joan Williams
Synopsis
The Flash must once again rescue the Three Dimwits when their business venture, of searching for gold in sea water, runs afoul of a released felon and a cache of gold he has hidden away.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where is this strange girl...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich.

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't stop thinkin' about that girl!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the matter?
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Certainly I know what an accident is!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Ancient Egyptian History! (Table of Contents: 9)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
John Wentworth [as John B. Wentworth] (credited)
Pencils
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (credited)
Inks
Stan Asch [as Stan Josephs] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Johnny Thunder; Thunderbolt; Peachy Pet
Synopsis
When Johnny sees a man appear out of nowhere in the Egyptian Museum, Peachy doesn't want him to tell anybody.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey Jeff, look! Listen to this letter we just got!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can take one look at a person and tell you the kind of character...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Little girl, how long will it be before your sister makes her appearance?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich.

All In Favor...Say Fleer's (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Fleers Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Wentworth
Pencils
Frank Harry
Inks
Frank Harry
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They're out of this world, our Ghost Patrol!
Genre
war
Characters
The Ghost Patrol [Pedro; Slim; Fred]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, Caddy, how do you like my game?
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

The Underground River (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Robinson
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You poor simp! You don't know the alphabet!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Smith

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll teach you the alphabet...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff daily (Bell Syndicate) ?

Byron Nelson (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Man with the Amazing Nose (Table of Contents: 23)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Proboscis Jones
Synopsis
Proboscis Jones had a wonderful nose for the perfume business and made a fortune in it. However, when Jones uncharacteristically takes on different personalities upon breathing air in various locales, the Feathered Fury steps in to restore order!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Craig Delich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

The Weather Man / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchandise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cool Under Fire! (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Look for this trademark on the cover..."]
  4. 3. An Ocean of Gold!
    The Flash
  5. 4. ["Been an awful lot of champion athletes..."]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. ["Where is this strange girl..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  7. 6. ["I can't stop thinkin' about that girl!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  8. 7. ["What's the matter?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  9. 8. ["Certainly I know what an accident is!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  10. 9. Ancient Egyptian History!
    Johnny Thunder
  11. 10. ["His strange magnetic powers save him..."]
    Volto from Mars; Grape-Nuts Flakes
  12. 11. ["Hey Jeff, look! Listen to this letter we just got!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  13. 12. ["I can take one look at a person and tell you the kind of character..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  14. 13. ["Little girl, how long will it be before your sister makes her appearance?"]
    Out of the Gag-Bag
  15. 14. All In Favor...Say Fleer's
    Fleers Gum
  16. 15. ["They're out of this world, our Ghost Patrol!"]
    The Ghost Patrol
  17. 16. ["Well, Caddy, how do you like my game?"]
    Out of the Gag-Bag
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    History's Mysteries; Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  19. 18. The Underground River
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
  21. 20. ["You poor simp! You don't know the alphabet!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  22. 21. ["I'll teach you the alphabet..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  23. 22. Byron Nelson
    Wheaties
  24. 23. The Man with the Amazing Nose
    Hawkman
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    The Weather Man
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Illinois Merchandise Mart
  27. 26. Cool Under Fire!
    Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Matthew Head
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross