(August-September 1961)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Robert Kanigher
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

The Island of Thunder! (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Nicky [a.k.a. Mr. Bones]; Stretch; Flipper
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credited to "J. K." in Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2008.

The Island of Thunder (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Nicky [a.k.a. Mr. Bones]; Stretch; Flipper; Millie
Reprints:
Keywords:
Dinosaur Island; dinosaurs

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2008. Story in two parts: unnumbered part one (7 pp.) and Part Two (5.67 pp.).

["The Half Moon--..."] (Table of Contents)

Crests of the Army! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

It's Fun to Serve! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

No Room to Fight! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2008.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Sgt. Rock]
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bruce Weedler, Frances Simmons, Sam Steiner and a list of other fans who wrote in (including future Marvel production manager John Verpoorten).

Last Shot of the Triggerfish! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2008.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Island of Thunder!
    The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. The Island of Thunder
    The War That Time Forgot
  3. 2. ["The Half Moon--..."]
    Crests of the Army!
  4. 3. It's Fun to Serve!
  5. 4. No Room to Fight!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  7. 6. Last Shot of the Triggerfish!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Censullo
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner