Wonder Woman #55

DC Comics

United States

Published
September-October 1952
Page count
44
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Robert Kanigher (actual editor)
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/9909

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Ghost Train (Wonder Woman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Irv Novick

Notes

art id by Craig Delich and Jerry Bails 10/05

Show/hide 1. Rules of Water Safety (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner
Show/hide 2. Ghost Train (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Steve Trevor, General Darnell

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
Harry G. Peter

Reprint history

Also printed
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1956 series) #15 ([December 1957?])
Ghost Train

Synopsis

Enemy agents use an elaborate scheme to sabotage America.

Show/hide 3. Kiss the Bride Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Art
?
Show/hide 4. The Chessmen of Doom (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Steve Trevor, Chequerians, Prof Lang

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
Harry G. Peter

Reprint history

Also printed
Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1957 series) #4 ([March 1958?])
The Chessmen of Doom!

Synopsis

The Chequerians play chess with entire planets as pieces.

Notes

Story re-done in Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #208.

Show/hide 5. Invitation to Dinner (Invitation to Dinner) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Invitation to Dinner
Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Art
?

Reprint history

Also printed
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1956 series) #15 ([December 1957?])
Invitation to Dinner
Show/hide 6. Mary Kingsbury Simkhovitch (Wonder Women of History) Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Women of History
Genre
Bio

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Art
John Giunta

Reprint history

Also printed
Superman Presents Super Heroes (Murray Publishers Pty. Ltd., 1982 series) ([August 1981?])
Wonder Women of History
From GCD
in Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1965 series) #119
in Young Love (DC, 1963 series) #52

Notes

art id by Craig Delich 10/05

Show/hide 7. Those Rings on Your Fingers Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. Invasion of the Raindrops (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Steve Trevor, General Darnell

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
Harry G. Peter

Synopsis

STeve and Diana are attacked by a drop of water.

Show/hide 9. Marriage Charms Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Art
?
Show/hide 10. Love in Any Language Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Art
?

Notes

art id by Craig Delich and Jerry Bails 10/05

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33181

Entry created

  • 11/08/2007

Index completed

  • 08/05/2011

Last updated

  • 08/05/2011