(April 1956)

Ziff-Davis, 1951 Series
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Volume:
6
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Ziff-Davis Publishing Company
Brand:
A Ziff-Davis Comic
Editing:
Herbert W. Rogoff
Format:
color, 26 cm.

Issue Notes

Indexed from an incomplete scan.


203 Pen Pals! (Table of Contents)

G.I. Joe / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernest Schroeder
Inks:
Ernest Schroeder
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Characters:
Pvt. Joe Burch

Indexer Notes

Schroeder is credited to both pencils and ink on G.I Joe covers in 1956 by Jerry Bails' Who's Who. The faces are sure signs of Schroeder.

["It's lots easier to watch my hat this way!"] (Table of Contents)

Khaki Humor / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Martin (signed)
Inks:
Vic Martin (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Slide Rule McGarrity (Table of Contents)

G.I. Joe / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernest Schroeder
Inks:
Ernest Schroeder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Pvt. Joe Burch; Sgt. Eugene McGarrity; Cpl. Carpuccio; Pvt. Snevley
Synopsis:
Joe is assigned to a top secret guided missile project.

Indexer Notes

Schroeder is credited to pencils and ink on G.I. Joe in 1956 by Jerry Bails' Who's Who. He drew "Airboy" and "Heap", and some stories in Hillman's "Tales of Horror". His art can be spotted by faces with eyes often out of focus, and commonly colored blue.

["What are you doing, Angles?"] (Table of Contents)

Angles Adams, Profiteering Private / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Martin (signed)
Inks:
Vic Martin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pvt. Angles Adams; Mr. Zimmerman (busnessman); Sergeant; Mr. Yappleman (businessman)
Synopsis:
Pvt. Adams is sub-letting an advertising board by the road.

["Readers of G.I. Joe are invited..."] (Table of Contents)

G.I. Joe's Pen Pals / letters page / 6 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Speak for Yourself, Sarge! (Table of Contents)

G.I. Joe / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernest Schroeder
Inks:
Ernest Schroeder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Pvt. Joe Burch; Sgt. Mulvaney; Pvt. Alvin Otis [Ugly Otis]; Pvt. Rodney C. Grimes
Synopsis:
Pvt. Grimes is deligated to go a-wooing for Sgt. Mulvaney.

Indexer Notes

Schroeder is credited to pencils and ink on G.I. Joe in 1956 by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and there are many eyes out of focus here.

["Tokyo, Japan..."] (Table of Contents)

Dear Gertrude / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Pvt. Sam Cosgrove; Gertrude Cosgrove
Synopsis:
Fictional letters home from Private Sam Cosgrove.

The Otis Eye (Table of Contents)

G.I. Joe / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernest Schroeder
Inks:
Ernest Schroeder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Pvt. Joe Burch; Sgt. Mulvaney; Cpl. Carpuccio; Pvt. Alvin Otis [Ugly Otis]; Pvt. Cornelius Hoolihan [Weepy]; Cpl. Reilly [Ready-Money]; Magician
Synopsis:
Ugly Otis has bought the Magic Amulet of Araby, and when saying the magic words, he gets someone under his spell.

Indexer Notes

Schroeder is credited to pencils and ink on G.I. Joe in 1956 by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Say it With Flowers (Table of Contents)

Pvt. Dopey / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Martin (signed)
Inks:
Vic Martin (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pvt. Dopey; Sgt. McTuff
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. 203 Pen Pals!
    G.I. Joe
  2. 1. ["It's lots easier to watch my hat this way!"]
    Khaki Humor
  3. 2. Slide Rule McGarrity
    G.I. Joe
  4. 3. ["What are you doing, Angles?"]
    Angles Adams, Profiteering Private
  5. 4. ["Readers of G.I. Joe are invited..."]
    G.I. Joe's Pen Pals
  6. 5. Speak for Yourself, Sarge!
    G.I. Joe
  7. 6. ["Tokyo, Japan..."]
    Dear Gertrude
  8. 7. The Otis Eye
    G.I. Joe
  9. 8. Say it With Flowers
    Pvt. Dopey
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