(October-November 1952)

Ziff-Davis, 1951 Series
Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Approved Comics, Inc
Brand:
?
Editing:
Ben Martin
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

All art credits other than cover from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Explorer Joe / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Inks:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Colors:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Joe Thomas

Indexer Notes

Art credit for cover from David Saunders, Norman Saunders' son, via e-mail (January 6, 2008).

Meet Us All Monthly in G.I. Joe (Table of Contents)

G.I Joe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Promo for G.I. Joe comic.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Also includes indicia.

Eric the Red (Table of Contents)

Explorer Joe / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein
Inks:
Bernie Krigstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Joe Thomas
Reprints:

Murder in the Himalayas (Table of Contents)

Explorer Joe / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Peddy
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Joe Thomas
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Challenge (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Vitus Bering; Tor Eklund
Synopsis:
Story of how the Bering Straits came to be named in 1741.

Top-Secret Polar Mission (Table of Contents)

Dangerous Assignments / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tom Deering (intro)

The Devil a Monk Would Be (Table of Contents)

Explorer Joe / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Peddy
Inks:
Art Peddy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Joe Thomas
Reprints:

Sherlock Holmes Detective Hat (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Ad for a detective hat from Merchandise Mdsg. Co.

Electronic Walkie Talkies (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Ad for walkie talkies from Empire Merchandising Co.

Rocketman (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Ad for Rocketman Televiewer.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

I Gained 53 Lbs. (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Ad for Jowett Institute of Physical Training.

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Explorer Joe
  2. 1. Meet Us All Monthly in G.I. Joe
    G.I Joe
  3. 2. Eric the Red
    Explorer Joe
  4. 3. Murder in the Himalayas
    Explorer Joe
  5. 4. The Challenge
  6. 5. Top-Secret Polar Mission
    Dangerous Assignments
  7. 6. The Devil a Monk Would Be
    Explorer Joe
  8. 7. Sherlock Holmes Detective Hat
  9. 8. Electronic Walkie Talkies
  10. 9. Rocketman
  11. 10. I Gained 53 Lbs.
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  • Peter Croome
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