(July 1947)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-05-07
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.


Hawkman in Hollywood (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert [as Kubert] (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert [as Kubert] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; 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) /

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

The Impresario of Crime! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Flash / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
AF31(B)
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams; Schuyler Van Wert; Torg; The Impressario (villain)
Synopsis
Jay and Joan go to the theatre and are mistakenly fooled when the actors appear to be shot dead by a masked assassin in the audience. However, when the incident reoccurs later in real life, the Flash has a real puzzle to solve.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

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
I have a little product here you might be interested in.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich.

Buddy Rosar (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Jack Treddle Gets Hero's Medal (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

[Fairy Godfathers] (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
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Ghost Patrol [Pedro; Slim; Fred]; Hardboiled Hannigan (villain)
Synopsis
The Ghost Patrol tries to keep a youngster from following his father's footsteps into a life of crime.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

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

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

Outwitting the Kidnappers (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[Picnic] (Table of Contents: 10)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
DLDOH6 (J.T.)
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Johnny Thunder; Peachy Pet

Indexer Notes

Thunderbolt doesn't appear in this story.

Art credits per Craig Delich and Roy Thomas. We previously credited the art to Stan Asch.

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

Old Mill Stabilizer / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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
By the way, whose side are you on?
Genre
humor

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

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

Script
Harry Lampert
Pencils
Harry Lampert
Inks
Harry Lampert
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There are a few other unusual conditions...
Genre
humor

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

Craftsmen's Guild / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Harry Lampert
Pencils
Harry Lampert
Inks
Harry Lampert
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can't I even stretch my imagination a teeny-weeny bit?
Genre
humor

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

Roller Skate Facts; Winchester Skates / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Path to the Left (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Perth (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[Hawkman in Hollywood] (Table of Contents: 18)

Hawkman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
FL85
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]; Mr. Starkey; Lasso (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Hawkman becomes involved with an escaped killer who uses a phony movie company filming crew to stage real robberies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Story title from cover.

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

Parker Johns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Kilroy Is Here! (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

The Kilroys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The "Cuckoo Kayo" (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Hawkman in Hollywood
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Bah! Every time I take a shower..."]
    Funny Stuff; The Dodo and the Frog
  4. 3. The Impresario of Crime!
    The Flash
  5. 4. ["I have a little product here you might be interested in."]
    Ton o' Fun
  6. 5. Buddy Rosar
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Jack Treddle Gets Hero's Medal
    Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  8. 7. [Fairy Godfathers]
    The Ghost Patrol
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Shredded Wheat
  10. 9. Outwitting the Kidnappers
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  11. 10. [Picnic]
    Johnny Thunder
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Old Mill Stabilizer
  13. 12. ["By the way, whose side are you on?"]
    Ton o' Fun
  14. 13. ["There are a few other unusual conditions..."]
    Ton o' Fun
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Craftsmen's Guild
  16. 15. ["Can't I even stretch my imagination a teeny-weeny bit?"]
    Ton o' Fun
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Roller Skate Facts; Winchester Skates
  18. 17. The Path to the Left
  19. 18. [Hawkman in Hollywood]
    Hawkman
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Parker Johns
  21. 20. Kilroy Is Here!
    The Kilroys
  22. 21. The "Cuckoo Kayo"
    Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
  • Allen Ross