(December 1957)

DC, 1952 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; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Frogman's Ambush! (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 from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, say they were by Joe Kubert, but art spotters agree it is Jerry Grandenetti. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher, who edited this issue (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children! (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Frogman Ambush! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
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, July 2008).

[August 29, 1910] (Table of Contents)

Aviation Almanac / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Morris Waldinger
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tom Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

So Long to Easy Company! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Robert Stuart
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Inks originally credited to Carmine Infantino (added by Greg Fischer, July 2008).

Deeds Not Words! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Morris Waldinger
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tom Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war

One Man Platoon! (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, July 2008).

["Sarge, may I borrow the jeep?"] (Table of Contents)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Harold Underwood, John MacLean, Peter Wright, Roy Johnson, and Martin Welky.

Halfway Escort! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed)
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, July 2008).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Frogman's Ambush!
  2. 1. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children!
    Binky
  3. 2. Frogman Ambush!
  4. 3. [August 29, 1910]
    Aviation Almanac
  5. 4. The One and Only Superman
  6. 5. So Long to Easy Company!
  7. 6. Deeds Not Words!
  8. 7. One Man Platoon!
  9. 8. ["Sarge, may I borrow the jeep?"]
    Private Pete
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  11. 10. Halfway Escort!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner