(August 1957)

DC, 1953 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Robert Kanigher (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Roadblock! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher, who edited this issue (added by Greg Fischer, December 2007).

Roadblock! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Easy Co.

Indexer Notes

Easy Co. story. Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, December 2007).

[The first victory of an American warplane over an enemy aircraft] (Table of Contents)

First in War / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction; war

Bazooka Hill! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, December 2007).

["Report to Captain Jenks Company"] (Table of Contents)

Private Pete / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

G.I. Tank Trapper! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Greg Fischer, December 2007).

Wolfhounds Of The 27th (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tom Nicolisi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
war

Combat Corner (Table of Contents)

Combat Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Combat Corner Editor]
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Drawing at the top of this page is printed many times in this and other war titles.

Swinging Target! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, show Ross Andru as being paid for the pencils and inks for this story, however Mike Esposito worked with Ross and scholars agree he inked this story (added by Greg Fischer, December 2007).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Roadblock!
  2. 1. Roadblock!
  3. 2. [The first victory of an American warplane over an enemy aircraft]
    First in War
  4. 3. Bazooka Hill!
  5. 4. ["Report to Captain Jenks Company"]
    Private Pete
  6. 5. G.I. Tank Trapper!
  7. 6. Wolfhounds Of The 27th
  8. 7. Combat Corner
    Combat Corner
  9. 8. Swinging Target!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Peter Croome
  • Ed Boner