(November 1947)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-09-17
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.


The Invasion of the Sun Warriors (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
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Queen Flamina

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Invasion of the Sun Warriors (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Joye Murchison [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]; Paula Von Gunther; the Amazons; Hippolyte; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Steve Trevor; General Darnell; Professor Astronomo; Dean Sourpuss; Queen Flamina (villain, introduction); the Sun People (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
The army's new super stratosphere planes have torn a hole in the cosmic dust layer, causing the sun's rays to become super hot and imperil life on Earth. Queen Flamina and the inhabitants of the Sun rejoice in the increased heat which will let them conquer the Earth.
Keywords
Holliday College

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails. Writer credit from The Secret History of Wonder Woman (Jill Lapore, 2014); we formerly credited William Marston.

Wally Butts (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Case of the Kidnapped Heiress (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

The Flaming Peril! (Table of Contents: 5)

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 75
Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; The Flare (intro, villain); Claire Lorraine
Synopsis
The boys help a movie director finish her picture despite the interference of the Flare.

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

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

Racing to the Rescue (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

The Man Who Met Himself (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Job Number
SEN 79
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon; The Blue Lama (villain); Max
Synopsis
Suddenly there are two Maxes. But which is the real one? It's all a plot by the Blue Lama.
Reprints

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Captain Tootsie and the Secret-Play Touchdown (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

Willy Nilly / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
OH 16
First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, Willy! Make it 7:30 in front of the Bijou Theatre!
Genre
humor
Characters
Willy Nilly; Betty; Dad

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

Forecast: Murder! (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome [as John Osgood]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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
I'm takin' the local...
Genre
humor

The Count That Never Ended! (Table of Contents: 15)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Gil Kane [as Gil Stack] (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane [as Gil Stack] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 73
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; The Huntress [Paula Brooks] (villain)
Synopsis
A mysterious woman kidnaps Stretch as a ploy to capture Ted Grant and replace him in the boxing ring, but Wildcat intervenes.
Reprints

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

Irvin Foster Sportswear / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Eveready / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Invasion of the Sun Warriors
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Invasion of the Sun Warriors
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Wally Butts
    Wheaties
  5. 4. The Case of the Kidnapped Heiress
    The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  6. 5. The Flaming Peril!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  8. 7. Racing to the Rescue
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  9. 8. The Man Who Met Himself
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Flash Comics; The Flash
  12. 11. Captain Tootsie and the Secret-Play Touchdown
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. ["All right, Willy! Make it 7:30 in front of the Bijou Theatre!"]
    Willy Nilly
  14. 13. Forecast: Murder!
  15. 14. ["I'm takin' the local..."]
    Ton o' Fun
  16. 15. The Count That Never Ended!
    Wildcat
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Irvin Foster Sportswear
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Eveready
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Dan Kocher
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Matthew Head
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