(October 1948)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-08-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Superman DC Publication
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Robert Kanigher (actual editor)
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.


Brain Pirates from the Inner Moon-World! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Peter ?
Inks
Harry Peter ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Keywords
Golden lasso

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

America's Greatest Comics Characters (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Brain Pirates from the Inner Moon-World! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Joye Murchison [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
WW 30B
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Professor Astronimo; Lancor (a Moon man, introduction); the female slaves of Lunar (introduction for all); King Lunar (villain, introduction); Lunar's men (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Professor Astronimo discovers that the inner Moon is populated by a race of men who plan to invade the Earth, while the women want peace. So the male inhabitants of the inner world kidnap the Professor and the Holliday Girls to keep their secret.
Keywords
Moon

Indexer Notes

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

Johnny Mize (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Murder on the Movie Set (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Inventive Crooks! (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 82
Genre
children; superhero
Characters
Little Boy Blue; Tubby; Toughy; Little Miss Redhead; Tinker
Synopsis
A gang uses Tinker's inventions for crime.

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

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

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

Flash Comics; Star Spangled Comics; Action Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Invitation to Danger! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
John Broome ?
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 91
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sargon; Milo Moat
Synopsis
Milo Moat invites everyone to a party and then proceeds to rob them.

Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Job Number
OH 31
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oops!" (Bunk!) "Oof!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

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

Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Everybody's Sold on Scribbly (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Magical History of Gems (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
W. I. Lupe
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Science-Snaps / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel
Inks
Martin Naydel
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Naydel

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A steel ship is lighter than a wooden ship...
Genre
non-fiction

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

Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Carnival of Mystery! (Table of Contents: 17)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN 87
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; Carnival Carney (villain)
Synopsis
A wave of junk robberies sweeps a local carnival.

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

Spalding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Motor's Auto Repair Manual / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Brain Pirates from the Inner Moon-World!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. America's Greatest Comics Characters
  4. 3. Brain Pirates from the Inner Moon-World!
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. Johnny Mize
    Wheaties
  6. 5. Murder on the Movie Set
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  7. 6. The Inventive Crooks!
    Little Boy Blue and the Blue Boys
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  9. 8. ["For thrills..."]
    Flash Comics; Star Spangled Comics; Action Comics
  10. 9. Invitation to Danger!
    Sargon the Sorcerer
  11. 10. Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  12. 11. ["Oops!" (Bunk!) "Oof!"]
    Willy Nilly
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Schwinn
  14. 13. Everybody's Sold on Scribbly
    Scribbly
  15. 14. Magical History of Gems
  16. 15. ["A steel ship is lighter than a wooden ship..."]
    Science-Snaps
  17. 16. ["What's that big crowd watching?"]
    Bazooka the Atom Bubble Boy
  18. 17. The Carnival of Mystery!
    Wildcat
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Spalding
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Motor's Auto Repair Manual
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
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