(January-February 1963)

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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Robert Kanigher
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

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath [as RH] (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath [as RH] (signed)
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.

Second Sight For A Pilot! (Table of Contents)

Lt. Johnny Cloud / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. Johnny Cloud; Tex; Johnny Cloud's father (flashback); Singing Waters (flashback)
Synopsis:
Johnny's third sight has him seeing enemy planes before they appeared, but he finally attacks the real planes before they can bring down a Flying Fortress.

Indexer Notes

After page 6, a promo page and a PSA are printed before page 7 of the story.

Touchdown for Picasso! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Stan; friend of Stan's; Biff Drake
Synopsis:
Stan learns that his favorite football player also enjoys the fine arts.

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence provided by Donald Dale Milne, 3/30/2007. Credits from a list by Lionel English. Appears between pages 6-7 of first story sequence.

Conquer Or Die... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
History of the 1st Fighter Group, 1918-1943.

Time Bomb In My Lap! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Eddie Kane; Ted Morrow; Von Kreigmann
Synopsis:
Eddie is a too cautious pilot, but when an unexploded round lodges in his plane he flies like he has nothing to lose.

Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Sgt.Rock

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Drew Wheeler; Bobby Stone; Peter Wescott and Al Devine; Mark Ebner, with an illustration.

The I.O.U. Tank! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
A tank crew stuck in a tank trap and a fighter pilot with disabled guns team up to destroy some enemy tanks using the pilot as eyes for the tank crew to aim with.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
  2. 1. Second Sight For A Pilot!
    Lt. Johnny Cloud
  3. 2. Touchdown for Picasso!
  4. 3. Conquer Or Die...
  5. 4. Time Bomb In My Lap!
  6. 5. Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  7. 6. The I.O.U. Tank!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Peter Croome
  • Ed Boner