(July 1948)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-05-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual editor)
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 Dream That Didn't Vanish! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Irwin Hasen [as IH] (signed)
Inks
Irwin Hasen [as IH] (signed)
Colors
Jack Adler ?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Dream That Didnt Vanish! [sic] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Moe Worthman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
AF 35 B
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Joan Williams
Synopsis
The Flash faces a dilemma when Joan Williams dreams that she has murdered a man, only to awake to find the murder weapon next to her!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

Rounding Up the Rustlers (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Dark Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Ghost Patrol / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
FL104
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ghost Patrol [Pedro; Slim; Fred]

Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Craig Delich.

Won - By a Whisper! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Captain Tootsie Traps the Circus Culprit (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Winner Takes All! (Table of Contents: 7)

The Atom / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Bob Oksner ?; Frank Giacoia ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
O.H.29
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Al Pratt]

Indexer Notes

Credits by Craig Delich. Reinman doesn't normally sign his work unless he both pencils and inks, but this is definitely inked by another hand, probably Oskner.

Show Time (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Popsicle Pete / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Target Practice (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Rhodes
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Call to Crime! (Table of Contents: 10)

Hawkman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
FL103
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Sanders]
Synopsis
A big game explorer uses several elaborate tricks to fool the Feathered Furies while his gang robs the town blind.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Craig Delich.

You Run Faster in Keds! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

U. S. Keds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Mystery of the Stolen Cloth! (Table of Contents: 12)

Black Canary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
FL 103
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Canary [Dinah Drake]; Larry Lance; Donald Swain (President of Chemical Alliance, death); Threads (villain)
Synopsis
A mysterious piece of cloth, containing a priceless formula for a new dye, is found in the mouth of a dying man, and it nearly costs the lives of Larry and the Black Canary to keep it safe from a group of criminals who wish to cash in on its value.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Craig Delich. We formerly credited Joe Giella.

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

Johnson Smith & Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Scribbly / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Dream That Didn't Vanish!
    The Flash
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. The Dream That Didnt Vanish! [sic]
    The Flash
  4. 3. Rounding Up the Rustlers
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  5. 4. Dark Doomsday!
    The Ghost Patrol
  6. 5. Won - By a Whisper!
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  7. 6. Captain Tootsie Traps the Circus Culprit
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. Winner Takes All!
    The Atom
  9. 8. Show Time
    Popsicle Pete
  10. 9. Target Practice
  11. 10. The Call to Crime!
    Hawkman
  12. 11. You Run Faster in Keds!
    U. S. Keds
  13. 12. The Mystery of the Stolen Cloth!
    Black Canary
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Company
  15. 14. Editorial Advisory Board
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  17. 16. ["Scribbly is here!"]
    Scribbly
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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