(September-October 1950)

DC, 1942 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1950-07-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
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 Man Who Couldn't Make a Mistake! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Sachs inks credit by Craig Delich. We previously credited Joe Giella.

Wonder Woman has red sandals for first time on cover.

New As Tomorrow! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Man Who Couldn't Make a Mistake! (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; Jasper Lang (villain); Steve Trevor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Danger Has Two Faces! (Table of Contents: 6)

Dr. Pat / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Dr. Pat Windsor; Hank Lee; Dean Bentley; Eric Vane; Victor Vane; Scott Vane

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

Jerry the Jitterbug / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jerry! What happened to you?
Genre
humor; teen

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

Shredded Ralston / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Peg / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You mean you've never seen a baseball game before, Myrtle?
Genre
humor; teen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Nestlé's Crunch / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Strange Color out of Space (Table of Contents: 11)

Astra, Girl of the Future / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Astra (intro, a girl reporter of the future); Prof. Karel

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Art Lortie. Art credits by Bob Hughes.

Editor credit for Astra, Girl of the Future series based on John Broome panel discussion at the San Diego Comic-Con in 1998, where Schwartz describes bringing Broome in to write Flash, Green Lantern, Justice Society of America, and Astra (as transcribed in Alter Ego #60).

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

Flag Facts / cartoon / 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 famous 'Liberty Tree' of Boston...
Genre
non-fiction

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

Bendix Coaster Brake / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Cathy Coed / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello--" "Hello--
Genre
humor; teen

Bread Time Story (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Perry ?
Inks
Raymond Perry ?
Colors
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Failure of Romance Inc! (Table of Contents: 16)

Romance, Inc. / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
romance
Characters
Ann Martin; Myra Talbot; Paul Baxter

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

Linda Lee / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm so happy!
Genre
humor; teen

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

Columbia / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

The Dodo and the Frog Ask "How Are Your Manners Out-of-Doors?" (Table of Contents: 19)

The Dodo and the Frog / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Otto Feuer
Inks
Otto Feuer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Novelty Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Couldn't Make a Mistake!
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. New As Tomorrow!
    Strange Adventures
  3. 2. The Man Who Couldn't Make a Mistake!
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. ["Look, gang! There's a real live Indian..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Feature Films
  7. 6. Danger Has Two Faces!
    Dr. Pat
  8. 7. ["Jerry! What happened to you?"]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Shredded Ralston
  10. 9. ["You mean you've never seen a baseball game before, Myrtle?"]
    Peg
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Nestlé's Crunch
  12. 11. The Strange Color out of Space
    Astra, Girl of the Future
  13. 12. ["The famous 'Liberty Tree' of Boston..."]
    Flag Facts
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Bendix Coaster Brake
  15. 14. ["Hello--" "Hello--"]
    Cathy Coed
  16. 15. Bread Time Story
  17. 16. The Failure of Romance Inc!
    Romance, Inc.
  18. 17. ["I'm so happy!"]
    Linda Lee
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Columbia
  20. 19. The Dodo and the Frog Ask "How Are Your Manners Out-of-Doors?"
    The Dodo and the Frog
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Novelty Mart
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes