(July 1946)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1946-05-14
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.


Wonder Woman and the Bug People (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]
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 Bughuman Plague (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joye Murchison; William Marston [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
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]; Hippolyte (cameo in flashback); the Amazons [Kathra; rest unnamed] (cameo in flashback); Paula Von Gunther; Gerta Von Gunther; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Professor Buggo (villain, introduction); Bughumans (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Gerta has discovered a race of bughumans and has enlarged them, taking her prisoner and threatening to take over the world by reducing humans to a smaller size.
Reprints
Keywords
Paradise Island

Indexer Notes

Joyce Murchison verified to Jerry Bails. Writer credit also from The Secret History of Wonder Woman (Jill Lapore, 2014).

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

"Pepsi" the Pepsi-Cola Cop / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

George Case (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Accent on Action!! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; Dan Rogers

Joe Fell Apart in the Stretch Until... (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

"P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Ton o' Fun / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's his first fire!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Sargon Swing (Table of Contents: 10)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Wentworth [as John B. Wentworth] (credited)
Pencils
Dennis Neville (credited)
Inks
Dennis Neville (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon; Max the Magnificent; The Flying Foxes; Mr. Watts
Keywords
supernatural

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

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

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

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
How much for this armor, varlet?
Genre
humor

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

Ton o' Fun / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm just browsing!
Genre
humor

Without a Word (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Udall [as Charles King] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[Class for Criminals] (Table of Contents: 15)

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 [Terry Sloane]; Timothy Whipple; Snitch (villain); Studs Mahoney (villain)

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Crime Before the Camera! (Table of Contents: 17)

Wildcat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Ronald Drake; Rex Manning

Indexer Notes

No Stretch Skinner.

How Thom McAn Fought the Falling Bridge (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Dave Minor / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wonder Woman and the Bug People
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Boys & girls here they are..."]
  4. 3. The Bughuman Plague
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    "Pepsi" the Pepsi-Cola Cop
  6. 5. George Case
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Accent on Action!!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  8. 7. Joe Fell Apart in the Stretch Until...
    "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  9. 8. ["It's his first fire!"]
    Ton o' Fun
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  11. 10. The Sargon Swing
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  13. 12. ["How much for this armor, varlet?"]
    Out of the Gag-Bag
  14. 13. ["I'm just browsing!"]
    Ton o' Fun
  15. 14. Without a Word
  16. 15. [Class for Criminals]
    Mr. Terrific
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  18. 17. Crime Before the Camera!
    Wildcat
  19. 18. How Thom McAn Fought the Falling Bridge
    Thom McAn
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Dave Minor
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Hughes