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(February-March 1966)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-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 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

Tidbit for a Tyranosaurus! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; war
Characters:
Sgt. Trask and crew
Reprints:

Tidbit for a Tyranosaurus! (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot; The Suicide Squad / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; war
Characters:
Suicide Squad [Commanding Officer (unnamed); Reed (intro); Mac the second G.I. Robot (intro, destroyed)]; Sgt. Trask and crew
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts: Part One (5.67 pp. & Part Two (8.67 pp.). This issue introduces Mac the second G.I. Robot. It is stated in story that a member of the Suicide Squad went on a mission with the first Mac, but both went missing in action. The first G.I. Robot appeared in issues #101-103, however in those stories the robot was called Joe and the human was named Mac. It is unknown if the Squad member that went MIA with G.I. Robot #1 is the same person as Mac the human.

["Depicted on the crest of the 25th Armored Infantry Battalion..."] (Table of Contents)

Army Crests / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

The Invisible Handicap! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

A Navy Named Smith! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, 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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Readers-- Sound Off! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letter from Paul Seydor.

["Let's walk home this way, dad!"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Hobby Tips.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tidbit for a Tyranosaurus!
    The War That Time Forgot; The Suicide Squad
  2. 1. Tidbit for a Tyranosaurus!
    The War That Time Forgot; The Suicide Squad
  3. 2. ["Depicted on the crest of the 25th Armored Infantry Battalion..."]
    Army Crests
  4. 3. The Invisible Handicap!
  5. 4. A Navy Named Smith!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Readers-- Sound Off!
  7. 6. ["Let's walk home this way, dad!"]
    Cap's Hobby Center
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Censullo
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner