DC, 1940 Series
 

Series Timeline

See series details by issue (displays one row per issue with no gaps, by the regular issue sort order)

This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Key Date Pub. Date On-sale date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
1940-07-00 Summer 1940 1940-06-12   1 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD quarterly
1940-08-00                  
1940-09-00                  
1940-10-00 Fall 1940 1940-08-23 1 2 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD quarterly
1940-11-00                  
1940-12-00 Winter 1940 1940-11-22 1 3 [Without Canadian Price] All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD quarterly
1940-12-00 Winter 1940 1 3 [With Canadian Price] All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD quarterly
1941-01-00                  
1941-02-00                  
1941-03-00 March-April 1941 1941-02-07 1 4 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD quarterly
1941-04-00                  
1941-05-00                  
1941-06-00 June-July 1941 1941-04-25 1 5 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD quarterly
1941-07-00                  
1941-08-00 August-September 1941 1941-06-25 1 6 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1941-09-00                  
1941-10-00 October-November 1941 1941-08-19 1 7 All-American Comics, Inc. A DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1941-11-00                  
1941-12-00 December 1941-January 1942 1941-10-21 1 8 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 76 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1942-01-00                  
1942-02-00 February-March 1942 1941-12-18 1 9 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1942-03-00                  
1942-04-00 April-May 1942 1942-02-21 1 10 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1942-05-00                  
1942-06-00 June-July 1942 1942-04-21 1 11 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1942-07-00                  
1942-08-00 August-September 1942 1942-06-20 1 12 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1942-09-00                  
1942-10-00 October-November 1942 1942-08-18 2 13 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1942-11-00                  
1942-12-00 December 1942-January 1943 1942-10-17 2 14 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-01-00                  
1943-02-00 February-March 1943 1942-12-19 2 15 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-03-00                  
1943-04-00 April-May 1943 1943-02-20 2 16 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 68 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-05-00                  
1943-06-00 June-July 1943 1943-05-18 2 17 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1943-07-00                  
1943-08-00                  
1943-09-00                  
1943-10-00 Fall 1943 1943-08-17 2 18 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD quarterly
1943-11-16 Winter 1943 1943-11-16 2 19 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 60 0.10 USD quarterly
1943-12-00                  
1944-01-00                  
1944-02-00                  
1944-03-00                  
1944-04-00 Spring 1944 1944-02-15 2 20 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1944-05-00                  
1944-06-00                  
1944-07-00 Summer 1944 1944-05-16 2 21 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1944-08-00                  
1944-09-00                  
1944-10-00 Fall 1944 1944-08-15 2 22 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1944-11-14 Winter 1944 1944-11-14 2 23 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1944-12-00                  
1945-01-00                  
1945-02-00                  
1945-03-00                  
1945-04-00 Spring 1945 1945-02-13 2 24 All-American Comics, Inc. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1945-05-00                  
1945-06-00                  
1945-07-00 Summer 1945 1945-05-15 3 25 All-American Comics, Inc. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1945-08-00                  
1945-09-00                  
1945-10-00 Fall 1945 1945-08-14 3 26 All-American Comics, Inc. An All-American Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1945-11-13 Winter 1945 1945-11-13   27 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD quarterly
1945-12-00                  
1946-01-00                  
1946-02-00                  
1946-03-00                  
1946-04-00 April-May 1946 1946-02-18   28 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1946-05-00                  
1946-06-00 June-July 1946 1946-04-22   29 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1946-07-00                  
1946-08-00 August-September 1946 1946-06-24   30 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1946-09-00                  
1946-10-00 October-November 1946 1946-08-19   31 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1946-11-00                  
1946-12-00 December 1946-January 1947 1946-10-21   32 All-American Comics, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1947-01-00                  
1947-02-00 February-March 1947 1946-12-25   33 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1947-03-00                  
1947-04-00 April-May 1947 1947-02-24   34 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1947-05-00                  
1947-06-00 June-July 1947 1947-04-23   35 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1947-07-00                  
1947-08-00 August-September 1947 1947-06-23   36 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1947-09-00                  
1947-10-00 October-November 1947 1947-08-25   37 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1947-11-00                  
1947-12-00 December 1947-January 1948 1947-10-22   38 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1948-01-00                  
1948-02-00 February-March 1948 1947-12-22   39 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1948-03-00                  
1948-04-00 April-May 1948 1948-02-23   40 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1948-05-00                  
1948-06-00 June-July 1948 1948-04-26   41 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1948-07-00                  
1948-08-00 August-September 1948 1948-06-21   42 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1948-09-00                  
1948-10-00 October-November 1948 1948-08-23   43 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1948-11-00                  
1948-12-00 December 1948-January 1949 1948-10-25   44 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1949-01-00                  
1949-02-00 February-March 1949 1948-12-22   45 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1949-03-00                  
1949-04-00 April-May 1949 1949-02-21   46 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1949-05-00                  
1949-06-00 June-July 1949 1949-04-25   47 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1949-07-00                  
1949-08-00 August-September 1949 1949-06-22   48 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1949-09-00                  
1949-10-00 October-November 1949 1949-08-17   49 National Comics Publications, Inc. A Superman DC Publication 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1949-11-00                  
1949-12-00 December 1949-January 1950 1949-10-19   50 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1950-01-00                  
1950-02-00 February-March 1950 1949-12-07   51 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1950-03-00                  
1950-04-00 April-May 1950 1950-02-22   52 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1950-05-00                  
1950-06-00 June-July 1950 1950-04-24   53 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1950-07-00                  
1950-08-00 August-September 1950 1950-06-21   54 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1950-09-00                  
1950-10-00 October-November 1950 1950-08-16   55 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1950-11-00                  
1950-12-00 December 1950-January 1951 1950-10-18   56 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly
1951-01-00                  
1951-02-00 February-March 1951 1950-12-11   57 National Comics Publications, Inc. Superman DC National Comics 52 0.10 USD bi-monthly