(May 1959)

DC, 1954 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Robert Kanigher
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Mop-Up Squad! (Table of Contents)

Gunner and Sarge / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
War

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, supplied to the GCD by DC Comics, indicate that Joe Kubert was paid for the cover art.

Mop-Up Squad (Table of Contents)

Gunner and Sarge / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Gunner; Sarge
Synopsis:
Gunner and Sarge take an occupied town using the patented "Put Gunner on the bull's eye, let him draw the fire, while Sarge blows the enemy up" method.

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (29 January 2008)
First Gunner and Sarge feature. The feature continues until #94 (August 1965), then Gunner and Sarge make guest appearances to return as part of the Losers feature from #123 (Jan-Feb 1970) to #181 (Sep-Oct 1978)

[Tootsie Roll ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Do You Make Life Hard for Yourself? (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

[Showcase #20 - Rip Hunter, Time Master] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Third Enemy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
War
Synopsis:
A rookie Allied Ski Soldier learns that every mountain contains three types of enemies. WWII story.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (29 January 2008)

[Tootsie Roll Pop ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
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Inks:
?
Colors:
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Letters:
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The Red One - Battle Story of the 1st Infantry Division (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
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Letters:
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Lonely Tank (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
War
Synopsis:
A soldier separated from his unit takes shelter in an abandoned tank. Being a mechanic, he's able to get the tank running and finds two other lost soldiers as he tries to reconnect with his unit.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (29 January 2008)

[Tootsie Roll Fudge ad] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mop-Up Squad!
    Gunner and Sarge
  2. 1. Mop-Up Squad
    Gunner and Sarge
  3. 2. [Tootsie Roll ad]
  4. 3. Do You Make Life Hard for Yourself?
  5. 4. [Showcase #20 - Rip Hunter, Time Master]
  6. 5. The Third Enemy
  7. 6. [Tootsie Roll Pop ad]
  8. 7. The Red One - Battle Story of the 1st Infantry Division
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  10. 9. The Lonely Tank
  11. 10. [Tootsie Roll Fudge ad]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Ed Boner
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner