(May 1949)

DC, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1949-03-16
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.


Amazon Queen for a Day! (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]
Reprints

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Amazon Queen for a Day! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher [as Charles Moulton] (credited)
Pencils
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter [as H. G. Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Wroten; Margaret Wroten

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Queen Hippolyte; Laura Grey (introduction); Nita Ashley; Abacus Rackeet (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Wonder Woman brings a contest winner to Paradise Island, but unknown to her, radio columnist Nita Ashley, who's accompanying them, is being blackmailed to reveal the location of Paradise Island to Abacus Rackeet.
Keywords
Paradise Island

Bamboozling the Bank Robbers (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Money Stuff / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
About 30,000,000 one-cent coins could be made...
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Listerine Tooth Paste / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Strange Case of the Explorer! (Table of Contents: 6)

Wildcat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
SEN 92
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat [Tex Grant]; Stretch Skinner (cameo); Mat Barker; Explorers' Club
Synopsis
A gang of criminals kidnap Mat Barker and replace him at a meeting of the Explorers' Club while they search for something on his island.

Indexer Notes

data by Jerry Bails

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

Bonny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Leopold...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Bonny; Leopold
Synopsis
Bonny calls Leopold and they go on a picnic.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Tops with the Teens (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[A Letter for Gwendolyn] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

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

Bazooka / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Charlotte Cushman (Table of Contents: 12)

Wonder Women of History / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
WW37
Genre
biography
Characters
Charlotte Cushman

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

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

Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Martin Naydel (signed)
Pencils
Martin Naydel (signed)
Inks
Martin Naydel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The smallest flowering plant...
Genre
non-fiction

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

April Fool! (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Camera Alibi! (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Lady Danger [Valerie Vaughn]; Carol Lang; Lucky Kane
Synopsis
Valarie switches places with a stuntwoman.

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

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

Miss Beverly Hills of Hollywood / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Take a bow, Beverly!

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Amazon Queen for a Day!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Amazon Queen for a Day!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Bamboozling the Bank Robbers
    "U. S." Royal; U. S. Bike Tires
  5. 4. ["About 30,000,000 one-cent coins could be made..."]
    Money Stuff
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Listerine Tooth Paste
  7. 6. The Strange Case of the Explorer!
    Wildcat
  8. 7. ["Hello, Leopold..."]
    Bonny
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Kellogg's Pep
  10. 9. Tops with the Teens
  11. 10. [A Letter for Gwendolyn]
    Willy Nilly
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Bazooka
  13. 12. Charlotte Cushman
    Wonder Women of History
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Daydream Mike and His Wonderful Bike!; Columbia
  15. 14. ["The smallest flowering plant..."]
    Ma Nature's Curiosity Shop
  16. 15. Editorial Advisory Board
  17. 16. April Fool!
  18. 17. The Camera Alibi!
    Lady Danger
  19. 18. ["Take a bow, Beverly!"]
    Miss Beverly Hills of Hollywood
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
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