From the lean times of late 1944, when Simon and Kirby were in the army, some months all the poor S&K fans had from the team were a few covers, like these three selections from the three DC/National books that S&K regularly contributed the lead story for.
It looks like, after helping out with the war effort for the past few issues, the Newsboy Legion turned to pressing homeland matters like evil duplicates. Meanwhile, the Boy Commanos and Sandman were still fighting the Japanese army, with some success it seems.
STAR SPANGLED COMICS #39
BOY COMMANDOS #9
ADVENTURE COMICS #95