(December 1947)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1947-10-20
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.


Menace of the Blue Seal Gang (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]; Blue Seal Gang
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) /

Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Menace of the Blue Seal Gang (Table of Contents: 3)

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
?

Job Number
SEN 72
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Selldom Wright (magazine editor, introduction); Rita Novelle (Mayor of Triboro City, introduction); Chic Novelle (Rita's sister, introduction); The Blue Seal Gang [Asper Cagee; J. C. Leeder (magazine publisher); rest unnamed] (villains, racketeers, introduction for all)
Synopsis
The recently elected Mayor of Triboro City is shot by the Blue Seal Gang, and when Wonder Woman and the Mayor's sister go to the the editor of a local magazine to find out why they haven't published anything about this, they discover the editor won't listen to women. Later, the Amazon Princess discovers that the magazine's publisher is the gang leader.
Keywords
Fearless Men magazine; Triboro City

Indexer Notes

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

Bert La Brucherie (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Captain Tootsie and the Radar Rescue (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Little Miss Redhead! (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 76
Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; Little Miss Readhead [Janie] (intro, origin)
Synopsis
When the Blue Boys appear to take the side of crime, Janie dons a red wig and begins her own crime-fighting career.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Spalding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

An Adventure in Dreams! (Table of Contents: 8)

Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
SEN 76
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon; The Blue Lama
Synopsis
The Blue Lama invades Sargon's dreams until he can't tell whether he's asleep or awake.
Keywords
occult; supernatural

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

Chemcraft / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Junior Jim (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Lucky Bill (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Rhodes
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

The Junior Justice Society of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Willy Nilly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
OH 17
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't you think I'm the most beautiful girl in the world, Willy?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

The Story of Louisa May Alcott (Table of Contents: 14)

Wonder Women of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale [as B. Q. Siege] (signed)
Inks
Robert Q. Sale [as B. Q. Siege] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
WW27
Genre
biography
Characters
Louisa May Alcott

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

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

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
SEN 74
First Line of Dialogue or Text
When is a dog is a cat is a pigeon?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; King Leo

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

Lifebuoy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Parker Johns / 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) /

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Menace of the Blue Seal Gang
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. ["Watch for the Dec.-Jan. Green Lantern!"]
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. The Menace of the Blue Seal Gang
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. Bert La Brucherie
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Captain Tootsie and the Radar Rescue
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  7. 6. Little Miss Redhead!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Spalding
  9. 8. An Adventure in Dreams!
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Chemcraft
  11. 10. Junior Jim
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  12. 11. Lucky Bill
  13. 12. ["Boys and girls! --- The Junior Justice Society of America is back in operation!!"]
    The Junior Justice Society of America
  14. 13. ["Don't you think I'm the most beautiful girl in the world, Willy?"]
    Willy Nilly
  15. 14. The Story of Louisa May Alcott
    Wonder Women of History
  16. 15. ["When is a dog is a cat is a pigeon?"]
    Wildcat
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Lifebuoy
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Parker Johns
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
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