(December 1948)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-10-18
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.


The Bottle Cast Up by the Sea! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Roadmaster / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Bottle Cast Up by the Sea! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Charles Moulton (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
WW34C
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; the Holliday Girls; Steve Trevor; Dean Sourpuss; Paula von Gunther; Princess Turula (introduction); Queen Sala (introduction); Duke Daxo (villain, introduction); Daxo's men (villains, introduction for all); General Va-Kum (villain, Daxo's henchman, introduction)
Synopsis
When a large bottle containing a girl washes up on the beach, the Holliday Girls contact Wonder Woman, who learns the girl is Queen Sala's daughter, and her mother's kingdom on Hummingbird Island has been overthrown by Duke Daxo.
Keywords
Holliday College; Hummingbird Island; Invisible Plane

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

Bobby Dodd (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Old Nick Solves the Yacht Club Mystery in the Nick of Time (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Old Nick / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Shakespeare Clue! (Table of Contents: 5)

Lady Danger / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Lady Danger [Valerie Vaughn]; Mr. Vaughn [Valerie's father]; Gary Grath; Rita Greer; Al Leeds; Wolf Lupas; Lupas's gang
Synopsis
Lady Danger gets the scoop that puts away Wolf Lupas and his gang.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Per R. Gary Land, this was not Bob Oksner's work. However, Gene Reed confirmed it was Oksner, and that the difference in the artwork was due to its being inked by Bernard Sachs and not by Oksner.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Yea, Bucko! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

B. F. Goodrich / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Erector / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Selma Lagerlof (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Job Number
W.W.46
Genre
biography
Characters
Selma Lagerlof

Indexer Notes

Credits by Jerry Bails.

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

Gene Autry Sweatshirt / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Adventures of Nip & Tuck; Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 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 43
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Willy -- Daniel Boone...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

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

Lionel Trains / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

The Horseshoes of Halloween! (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
C. D. Judith
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Wilson Chem. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Monkey's Circle (Table of Contents: 18)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein (signed)
Inks
Bernie Krigstein (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
SEN86
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Stretch Skinner; Leo (villain, introduction); Leo's gang (villains, introduction for all)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit by Craig Delich.

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

Hopkinson Harmonica Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Bottle Cast Up by the Sea!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Roadmaster
  3. 2. The Bottle Cast Up by the Sea!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Bobby Dodd
    Wheaties
  5. 4. Old Nick Solves the Yacht Club Mystery in the Nick of Time
    Old Nick
  6. 5. The Shakespeare Clue!
    Lady Danger
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. Yea, Bucko!
    B. F. Goodrich
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Erector
  11. 10. Selma Lagerlof
    Wonder Women of History
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Gene Autry Sweatshirt
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Adventures of Nip & Tuck; Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  14. 13. ["Look, Willy -- Daniel Boone..."]
    Willy Nilly
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Lionel Trains
  16. 15. ["For thrills..."]
    Action Comics; Flash Comics; Star Spangled Comics
  17. 16. The Horseshoes of Halloween!
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chem. Co.
  19. 18. The Monkey's Circle
    Wildcat
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Hopkinson Harmonica Co.
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
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