(April 1947)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-02-10
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.


[Who Is Walter Jordan?] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
E. E. Hibbard
Inks
E. E. Hibbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

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

Funny Stuff; Three Mouseketeers / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Three Mouseketeers are we!

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Who Is Walter Jordan? (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
E. E. Hibbard
Inks
E. E. Hibbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
FL 83
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Walter Jordan
Synopsis
A man wakes up one morning to discover that he has a different name, different clothes and a criminal past. Only the Flash is capable of answering the bizarre question of who he is!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Doug Mills (Table of Contents: 4)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[Peachy Pet's Experiment] (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; Herman Sherman

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Roland Coe (signed)
Inks
Roland Coe (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[The Country] (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 [Slim; Fred; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Plastic Wood / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Talking Statue! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Atom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Greene
Pencils
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
OH#2
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Al Pratt]; Perry Poddle; Jason

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

This feature formerly appeared in All-American Comics.

Honest Sam (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Sam

The Cloak of Cagliostro! (Table of Contents: 11)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
Jon Chester Kozlak
Inks
Jon Chester Kozlak
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
FL82
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Cloak of Cagliostro (introduction)
Synopsis
Hawkman faces the mystery of an evil cloak that gives the wearer an evil, almost supernatural aura.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Gahoon / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Harman (signed)
Inks
Fred Harman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Who Is Walter Jordan?]
    The Flash
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Three Mouseketeers are we!"]
    Funny Stuff; Three Mouseketeers
  4. 3. Who Is Walter Jordan?
    The Flash
  5. 4. Doug Mills
    Wheaties
  6. 5. [Peachy Pet's Experiment]
    Johnny Thunder
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Nabisco Shredded Wheat
  8. 7. [The Country]
    The Ghost Patrol
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Plastic Wood
  10. 9. The Talking Statue!
    The Atom
  11. 10. Honest Sam
  12. 11. The Cloak of Cagliostro!
    Hawkman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Gahoon
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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