(October 1963)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Robert Kanigher
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.; then standard Silver Age U.S.; then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #242, 269, 275, 280)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Battlefield Double (Table of Contents)

Sgt Rock / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
war

Battlefield Double (Table of Contents)

Sgt Rock / comic story / 14.34 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Sgt. Rock; Easy Company [Ice Cream Soldier; Bulldozer; Wild Man; Zack; Sunny; Junior; Canary; Tin Soldier]
Synopsis:
Rock becomes obsessed with the idea that somewhere there is his exact double. After mistaking several Army soldiers for his double, Rock finds him--on the German side!
Keywords:
bangalore; beach; bicycle; dog tags; fighter plane; Germans; hand grenade; hedgerows; machine guns; parachute; shaving; tanks; World War II

Indexer Notes

Parts of 6.67 pages and 7.67 pages.

Try a Tongue Teaser! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Play It Safe! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Warden Hodge; Jack
Synopsis:
A true story from the records of the Minnesota Warden Service, involving a warden in an airplane rescuing careless campers.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Sequence comes between parts one and two of "Battlefield Double."

Your Eyes May Play Tricks... But Not Your Taste! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Sgt. Rock (in masthead)

Indexer Notes

Military questions from readers David Blaine (Chicago, Ill.), Gary Woodling (Syracuse, N.Y.), Joseph Brunetti, (Lodi, N.J.), Ronald Overton (Detroit, Mich.), and Peter Standish (Los Angeles, Calif.).

Invasion Jitters (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Danny; Rick
Synopsis:
A huge Japanese coastal gun will prevent Allied forces from invading an Pacific island. Two brothers, one a commander of a submarine and the other a frogman, try to put the gun out of commission.
Keywords:
artillery; depth charge; flare; frogman; Japanese; lifeboat; mine; Morse code; Pacific; plastic explosive; seaplane; submarine; timebomb; World War II

For Party Fun! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Battlefield Double
    Sgt Rock
  2. 1. Battlefield Double
    Sgt Rock
  3. 2. Try a Tongue Teaser!
    Tootsie Rolls
  4. 3. Play It Safe!
  5. 4. Your Eyes May Play Tricks... But Not Your Taste!
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  7. 6. Invasion Jitters
  8. 7. For Party Fun!
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Merlin Haas
  • Mark Gordon
  • Nick Caputo
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
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