(September 1947)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-07-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
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.


[no title indexed] (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
?

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) /

Flash Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Mystery Behind A, B, C,! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
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]; Steve Trevor; Tricco (magician, introduction, death); Mystik (magician, introduction); Oriel (Mystik's assistant, introduction); Slydine (magician, introduction); Darcy Wells (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
After a rival magician to Mystik uses Wonder Woman's golden lasso to expose his tricks, the two rival stage magicians battle it out and Wonder Woman is caught in the middle.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

George Whitey Kurowski (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Davis Murder] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Clarion Call Sounded Again! (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
?

Job Number
SEN 73
Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue [Tommy Rogers]; Blue Boys [Tubby; Toughy]; D. A. Rogers; The Platinum Thieves
Synopsis
Tommy's Dad wants him to help on a case tracking down some Platinum Thieves. But Little Boy Blue gets the credit for the capture.

Captain Tootsie and the Log Jam Rescue (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Danger in the Air! (Table of Contents: 8)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
SEN 75
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon [John Sargent]; Maximillian O'Leary [aka Max]; The Blue Lama [also as the Sargon of the future] (villain)
Synopsis
The Blue Lama masquerades as Sargon's descendant in order to lure him into the future, where he will whirl about in space forever while the Lama attempts to conquer the Earth.
Keywords
occult; supernatural; The Ruby of Life; time travel

Indexer Notes

Title and character information from Len Wolinsky.

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

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

Trapping a Bandit (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

[The Masked Marvel] (Table of Contents: 11)

Willy Nilly / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
OH3
Genre
humor
Characters
Willy Nilly
Synopsis
Willy spreads the rumor that his Dad is the Masked Marvel in the charity wrestling match- then tries to get Dad out of town so that the rumor doesn't come true.

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

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

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
Faster! Count faster!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

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

Lucky to Be a Yankee / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Glass Jaw (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Synopsis
A boxer is paid $30,000 by gambler Blackjack Crayle to throw a fight against Lefty Rorke -- but things don't go according to plan.

Indexer Notes

Title, page count, script by Jerry Bails. Synopsis by Arthur Lortie.

Follow the Leader! (Table of Contents: 15)

Wildcat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 72
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; The Huntress [Paula Brooks] (villain)
Synopsis
On the night before a title fight, Ted hears of the Huntress having had a man killed who mailed a very important letter: a letter than discloses her secret identity, written by the only man who knew it!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails. According to the job number, this story was scheduled for Sensation Comics #72.

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Credit Sales Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Flash Comics
  4. 3. Mystery Behind A, B, C,!
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. George Whitey Kurowski
    Wheaties
  6. 5. [The Davis Murder]
    The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  7. 6. The Clarion Call Sounded Again!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  8. 7. Captain Tootsie and the Log Jam Rescue
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  9. 8. Danger in the Air!
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  11. 10. Trapping a Bandit
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  12. 11. [The Masked Marvel]
    Willy Nilly
  13. 12. ["Faster! Count faster!"]
    Ton o' Fun
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Lucky to Be a Yankee
  15. 14. Glass Jaw
  16. 15. Follow the Leader!
    Wildcat
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Credit Sales Company
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Eveready
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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