(March 1953)

Eastern Color, 1946 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Harold A. Moore
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newspring Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

The A.C.M.P. on the cover refers to the Association of Comics Magazine Publishers.


["Hand To Hand Combat"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Lists the names of the people honoured in the book, framed by a B&W laurel wreath and pillars motif. Page also includes indicia.

Unbelievable Heroism (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Belfi (signed)
Inks:
John Belfi (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
533

Genre:
biography; war

Indexer Notes

How Capt. Joseph Muser won his Silver Star.

Gallantly Gives Life! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil Berube (signed)
Inks:
Phil Berube (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography; war

Indexer Notes

Short bio of Lt. Leslie Williams. Page also contains a Statement Of Ownership. Publisher listed as Famous Funnies Publications, 500 Fifth Avenue, New York. The owner is listed as The Eastern Color Printing Company, 23 Commercial St., Waterbury 20, Conn (among others).

Surprise (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Moore (signed)
Inks:
Ed Moore (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography; war

Indexer Notes

How Pfc. John A. Stinson earns his Silver Star.

Hill 812 And Hill. Charles Robert (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Thompson (signed)
Inks:
Thompson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography; war
Synopsis:
How Navy Corpsman Charles Robert Hill earned his Bronze Star.

Indexer Notes

Not sure which Thompson did the art.

The Stubborn Sergeant (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography; war

Indexer Notes

How Sgt. Lionel R. Favreau earned his Bronze Star.

Gave His Life To Save Lives (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war; biography

Indexer Notes

Story of Pfc. Henry Svehla.

Going Home (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war; biography

Indexer Notes

How Lt. George W. Harvey won his DSC.

Hill 528 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Burlockoff (signed)
Inks:
Sam Burlockoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war; biography

Indexer Notes

How Cpl. Fred McGee won his Silver Star.

Korea Crackup (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war; biography

Indexer Notes

How Airman I/C Allan E. Rice won the Soldiers Medal For Heroism.

His Friend Came First (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Moore (signed)
Inks:
Ed Moore (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war; biography

Indexer Notes

How Sgt. Eugene J. Lutz earned his DSC.

The Supreme Sacrifice (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
biography; war

Indexer Notes

How Capt. Colin P. Kelly won his posthumous DSC (though they wrongly attribute him the Congressional Medal Of Honor).

Heroic Brother Cheats Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Roy (signed)
Inks:
Mike Roy (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama

8 Year Old Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama

Wall Of Water (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Moore (signed)
Inks:
Ed Moore (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama

Famous Funnies Patterns (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Three Fashion patterns for the home dressmaker. Patterns cost 30 cents each, and could be ordered from Famous Funnies Patterns, 1150 Avenue Of The Americas, New York.

National Boy Scouts of America Jamboree 1953 (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Inks:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Hand To Hand Combat"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Unbelievable Heroism
  4. 3. Gallantly Gives Life!
  5. 4. Surprise
  6. 5. Hill 812 And Hill. Charles Robert
  7. 6. The Stubborn Sergeant
  8. 7. Gave His Life To Save Lives
  9. 8. Going Home
  10. 9. Hill 528
  11. 10. Korea Crackup
  12. 11. His Friend Came First
  13. 12. The Supreme Sacrifice
  14. 13. Heroic Brother Cheats Death
  15. 14. 8 Year Old Man
  16. 15. Wall Of Water
  17. 16. Famous Funnies Patterns
  18. 17. National Boy Scouts of America Jamboree 1953
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