(June 1947)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-04-07
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.


The Changeling (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Martin Naydel ?; Irwin Hasen
Inks
Irwin Hasen
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Possible Naydel pencil credit added by Craig Delich. The Flash pictured here, the heavy-set, over-muscled upper body, was a trademark of Martin Naydel's artwork, but it definitely has Hasen as an inker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Changeling! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Job Number
FL 84
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; The Changeling [Erik Razar] (villain)
Synopsis
The Fastest Man Alive faces the strangest of all foes: one who can transform himself to any animal!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Jerry Witte (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Swifty Seaver Wins for Beaver (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Who's Marrying Whom? (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Ghost Patrol [Fred; Slim; Pedro]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

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

Kellogg's Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Big Concert Today] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Rockhead McWizzard

Indexer Notes

Art credits per Jim Van Dore. We previously credited this feature to Stan Kaye and then to Jack Farr.

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

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How Jet-Propulsion Works (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Summer Snowstorm! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Job Number
FL 85
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Johnny Thunder; Peachy Pet; Thunderbolt; Little Joey; Mildred Thunder

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich. Harry pencil credit per Roy Thomas and Craig Delich. We formerly credited Irwin Hasen.

Calling All Brothers (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

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

Rollfast / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Prowlers from Space! (Table of Contents: 13)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
Chester Kozlak [as Chet Kozlak] (signed)
Inks
Chester Kozlak [as Chet Kozlak] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
FL84
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]
Synopsis
When Hawkman comes to the aid of an injured eagle, he discovers the existence of a strange alien world floating in space.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Post's Grape-Nuts / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The "Too-Sure Eleven" (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Changeling
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Changeling!
    The Flash
  4. 3. Jerry Witte
    Wheaties
  5. 4. Swifty Seaver Wins for Beaver
    Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  6. 5. Who's Marrying Whom?
    The Ghost Patrol
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Shredded Wheat
  8. 7. [Big Concert Today]
    Rockhead McWizzard
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
  10. 9. How Jet-Propulsion Works
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  11. 10. Summer Snowstorm!
    Johnny Thunder
  12. 11. Calling All Brothers
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Rollfast
  14. 13. The Prowlers from Space!
    Hawkman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Post's Grape-Nuts
  16. 15. The "Too-Sure Eleven"
    Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn
  17. 16. Editorial Advisory Board
  18. 17. ["Toll Bridge 10ยข"]
    Funny Stuff; The Dodo and the Frog
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Darci
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross