(March 1947)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-01-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (editor, credited); 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.


Hawkman's Voyage to Venus! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Inks
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

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) /

Funny Stuff; The Dodo and the Frog / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Flash Plays Football! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
E. E. Hibbard (credited)
Inks
E. E. Hibbard (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; "Odds" Henry (villain); "All Thumbs" McGurk (villain)
Synopsis
The Flash discovers that Midwestern's opponent in a key football game has had the entire team kidnapped and replaced with a team that could beat anyone, including Midwestern. So the Fastest Man Alive decides to secretly aid Midwestern in the game.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Roller Road to Renown! (Table of Contents: 5)

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; Peachy Pet; Gloria Glider (introduction); Herman Sherman

Indexer Notes

The Thunderbolt does not appear.

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

Mutt & Jeff; Comic Cavalcade; All-American Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Three Ghosts, Two Girls] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
war
Characters
The Ghost Patrol [Fred; Pedro; Slim]; Alma Grove (introduction); Agnes Grove (introduction); Darby Furness

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

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

Out of the Gag-Bag / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Congratulations, Professor...
Genre
humor

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

Rockhead McWizzard / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm Rockhead McWizzard-- I ain't got a dime--
Genre
humor
Characters
Rockhead McWizzard; Mr. Gotrocks (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Art credits per Jim Van Dore. We previously credited this feature to Jack Farr in error.

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

Ton o' Fun / cartoon / 1 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
Thought I was kidding, didn't you?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich.

Wanderer (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome [as John Osgood] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Jack Liebowitz [as J. S. Liebowitz] (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Ton o' Fun / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Had a tough day at the office, Dear...
Genre
humor

Voyage to Venus! (Table of Contents: 14)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Inks
Jon Chester Kozlak (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Neptune Perkins; The Venusians (introduction for all); the Roc (death); the Kraken (death)
Synopsis
Hawkman and Neptune are taken by a mysterious globe to Venus in order to save the inhabitants from attacks by giants beasts.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Nabisco Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Captain Tootsie and the Log Jam Rescue (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hawkman's Voyage to Venus!
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Whatcha readin'? Huh?"]
    Funny Stuff; The Dodo and the Frog
  4. 3. The Flash Plays Football!
    The Flash
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  6. 5. The Roller Road to Renown!
    Johnny Thunder
  7. 6. ["Mutt, if I had a million bucks..."]
    Mutt & Jeff; Comic Cavalcade; All-American Comics
  8. 7. [Three Ghosts, Two Girls]
    The Ghost Patrol
  9. 8. ["Congratulations, Professor..."]
    Out of the Gag-Bag
  10. 9. ["I'm Rockhead McWizzard-- I ain't got a dime--"]
    Rockhead McWizzard
  11. 10. ["Thought I was kidding, didn't you?"]
    Ton o' Fun
  12. 11. Wanderer
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. ["Had a tough day at the office, Dear..."]
    Ton o' Fun
  15. 14. Voyage to Venus!
    Hawkman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  17. 16. Captain Tootsie and the Log Jam Rescue
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Per Sandell
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross