(December 1968-January 1969)

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:
Joe Kubert
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Enemy Ace / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Enemy Ace [Hans von Hammer]; Denise De Sevigne
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If 1 Superhero Doesn't Grab You... (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky; Neal Adams
Inks:
Joe Giella; Neal Adams
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #65, on sale October 10; and The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #81 [Batman-Flash team-up], on sale October 31

Vengeance is a Harpy! (Table of Contents)

Enemy Ace / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Enemy Ace [Hans von Hammer]; The Hangman [Count Andre De Sevigne] (French Ace); Denise De Sevigne; Erich
Synopsis:
When von Hammer shoots down The Hangman, his sister Denise takes to the skies in an attempt to seek revenge.
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Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil (Table of Contents)

Captain Action; Ideal Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Action; Action Boy; Dr. Evil

Indexer Notes

advertisement for the Captain Action line of toys from Ideal

We Want You to Baby-Sit with the World's Mightiest Tot (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman (DC, 1939 series) #212 [80 Page Giant #G-54], on sale October 15

Why Was Bat Lash the Most Talked-About Magazine at the 1968 Comics Fan Convention? (Table of Contents)

Bat Lash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

house ad for Bat Lash (DC, 1968 series) #2, on sale October 29

Double Deathtrap for Batman and Robin! (Table of Contents)

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #207, on sale October 17

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Via Air Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Kubert ?
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Tim Whitlock; John Haile; Matthew S. Roberts; Frank Loughron; Guy Lillian III

Countdown / Airborne (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Costanza
Pencils:
John Costanza (signed)
Inks:
John Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

two gag cartoons

Get In on the Action (Table of Contents)

Captain Action / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; house ad for Captain Action (DC, 1968 series) #2, on sale October 29

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Enemy Ace
  2. 1. If 1 Superhero Doesn't Grab You...
  3. 2. Vengeance is a Harpy!
    Enemy Ace
  4. 3. Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil
    Captain Action; Ideal Toys
  5. 4. We Want You to Baby-Sit with the World's Mightiest Tot
    Superman
  6. 5. Why Was Bat Lash the Most Talked-About Magazine at the 1968 Comics Fan Convention?
    Bat Lash
  7. 6. Double Deathtrap for Batman and Robin!
    Batman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Via Air Mail
  9. 8. Countdown / Airborne
  10. 9. Get In on the Action
    Captain Action
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