(April-May 1975)

DC, 1974 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1975-01-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell (editor); Sheldon Mayer (original editor); Alice Marble (original associate editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Tabloid
Paper Stock
Cardboard covers; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

There is no "extra" cover on this issue. The cover, inside covers, and back cover are all printed slightly smaller than the rest of the issue.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #114.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (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

Introducing Miss Alice Marble as Associate Editor of Wonder Woman! (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?; Alice Marble; Helen Wainsright Stelling
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Alice Marble; Helen Wainwright Stelling
Synopsis
Biography and photos of Wonder Woman Associate Editor Alice Marble and Olympic swimmer Helen Wainwright Stelling, including quotes from both of them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Wonder Woman, Who Is She? (Table of Contents: 2)

Wonder Woman / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Aphrodite; Athena; Hercules; Mercury
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Illustrated text on Wonder Woman and four Olympian gods.

[The Origin of Wonder Woman] (Table of Contents: 3)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman (origin); Ares [Mars]; Aphrodite; Hercules (introduction); Hippolyte; Amazons; Steve Trevor; Colonel Darnell (cameo); Mala
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story title from later reprints. Origin of Wonder Woman in detail (compare with Sensation Comics #1).

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

All-Flash; Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Wonder Woman Goes to the Circus! (Table of Contents: 5)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy
Reprints

Florence Nightingale (Table of Contents: 6)

Wonder Women of History / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alice Marble
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Florence Nightingale
Reprints

[Wonder Woman versus the Prison Spy Ring] (Table of Contents: 7)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Colonel Darnell (cameo); Steve Trevor; Paula Von Gunther (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title is as given in the credits page of the Millennium Edition of this issue in 2000 and other later reprints.

A Message from Phil (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller [as Jay Marr] (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Reprints

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

Sweet Adeline / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks
Art Helfant (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can anybody tell me why we bought this danged hotel?
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Mutt & Jeff; All-Star Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Greatest Feat of Daring in Human History! (Table of Contents: 11)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
William Marston [as Charles Moulton]
Pencils
Harry Peter (signed)
Inks
Harry Peter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Etta Candy; Mint Candy (introduction, Etta's brother); Steve Trevor; Colonel Darnell
Reprints

The Big Eight! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Little Oscar's First Air Raid (Table of Contents: 13)

Good Books Worth Reading / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Josette Frank
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Book review of book by Lydia Mead, illustrated by Oscar Fabres.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Also contains a list of Superman DC Comics Magazines and the names of the Editorial Advisory Board. Plus a "Superman's Secret Message" (in code Pluto No. 8).

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

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Morgenthal, Jr. (credited)
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A special message to the boys and girls of America from Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury
Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
The publishers donated this space, on behalf of the U.S. Savings Bonds and War Stamps campaign, to published a letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, Henry Morgenthau, Jr., encouraging the boys and girls of America to buy at least one 10 cent Savings Stamp each week to help the war effort.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Introducing Miss Alice Marble as Associate Editor of Wonder Woman!
  3. 2. Wonder Woman, Who Is She?
    Wonder Woman
  4. 3. [The Origin of Wonder Woman]
    Wonder Woman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    All-Flash; Green Lantern
  6. 5. Wonder Woman Goes to the Circus!
    Wonder Woman
  7. 6. Florence Nightingale
    Wonder Women of History
  8. 7. [Wonder Woman versus the Prison Spy Ring]
    Wonder Woman
  9. 8. A Message from Phil
  10. 9. ["Can anybody tell me why we bought this danged hotel?"]
    Sweet Adeline
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Mutt & Jeff; All-Star Comics
  12. 11. The Greatest Feat of Daring in Human History!
    Wonder Woman
  13. 12. The Big Eight!
  14. 13. Little Oscar's First Air Raid
    Good Books Worth Reading
  15. 14. ["A special message to the boys and girls of America from Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Allen Ross
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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