More Fun Comics No. 84

Description
More Fun Comics No. 84 was published by DC Comics in October 1942 and sold for 10 cents per copy. George Papp illustrated the cover, which depicts Green Arrow and Speedy on an American fighter plane battling Japanese soldiers. The cover reads “In this issue Green Arrow and Speedy set Traps for Japs in a mile-a-minute action story!” This issue features Green Arrow in "Hunting Headlines," Doctor Fate in "Crime's Hobby House," Radio Squad in "Crimes in Camouflage," Aquaman in "Raid on Atlantis," Johnny Quick in "Adventure of the One Man Movie," and the Spectre in "The Cry-Baby Crimes."
This anthology comic series was published as New Fun in February 1935, More Fun in January 1936, and More Fun Comics from March 1936 until November 1947. In issue no. 108 of More Fun Comics the series phased out superheroes in order to switch to an all-humor format.
date made
1942
maker
D. C. Comics, Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 10 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 26.035 cm
ID Number
2013.0086.078
catalog number
2013.0086.078
accession number
2013.0086
Credit Line
Gift of Olivia V. Crisson and Phillip M.S. Crisson in honor of Peter Bozzer
subject
World War II
Comics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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