(June-July 1962)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical 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:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Doom at Dinosaur Island! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; war
Characters:
Mac; Joe the G.I. Robot
Reprints:

Doom at Dinosaur Island! (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; war
Characters:
Mac; Joe the G.I. Robot; giant Japanese robot
Synopsis:
A corporal and his robot soldier buddy continue the fight against a giant enemy robot and pterodactyls.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Dinosaur Island; dinosaurs; pterodactyls; robots

Indexer Notes

This story continues from the previous issue.

First use of the phrase "Dinosaur Island".

Your Pass to New Worlds! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Frank takes his friends to the public library where they are impressed with the different kinds of books that can teach them new things.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

More Startling Than Today's Science Fiction... (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #38 [second appearance of the Metal Men]

The Ozarks, WWII Battle Story of the 102nd Infantry Division (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

Stars and Stripes Against Swastikas! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
German and American skiers from the 1938 Olympics meet again as ski troopers racing against each other to retrieve a briefcase containing Nazi war plans lost in a plane crash in the mountains.
Keywords:
Nazis; skiing; World War II

Wheet! Wheet! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #42, on sale April 26

Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #1, on sale April 24

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Doom at Dinosaur Island!
    The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. Doom at Dinosaur Island!
    The War That Time Forgot
  3. 2. Your Pass to New Worlds!
  4. 3. More Startling Than Today's Science Fiction...
    Metal Men
  5. 4. The Ozarks, WWII Battle Story of the 102nd Infantry Division
  6. 5. Stars and Stripes Against Swastikas!
  7. 6. Wheet! Wheet!
    Hawkman
  8. 7. Big-Big-Big News About a Small-Small-Small Super-Hero!
    The Atom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • John Censullo
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner