(December 1954)

Mainline, 1954 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Mainline Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
Jack Kirby ?

Genre:
war

Booby Trap (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Action (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Walkie-Talkie (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
North Korean forces kill an American soldier on patrol. An English-speaking Korean impersonates the dead man over his walkie-talkie in order to locate and attack the American base, but one fatal mistake allows the US forces to turn the tables.
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Indexer Notes

Jack Kirby writer credit from original art to this story, which shows Kirby's pencilled handwriting in the captions, word balloons, and the margins.

Hot Box (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Dishonorable Discharge (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hy Fleishman
Inks:
Hy Fleishman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from David O'Dell via the GCD Error Tracker (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8589); O'Dell owns two pages of the original art. Previous indexers credited the pencils and inks to "Howard Nostrand ?; Don Perlin ?" with the possible Perlin pencils and/or inks from Nick Caputo, June 2013.

Yellow (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Replacement (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Booby Trap
  3. 2. Action
  4. 3. Walkie-Talkie
  5. 4. Hot Box
  6. 5. Dishonorable Discharge
  7. 6. Yellow
  8. 7. Replacement
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Harry Mendryk
  • Aaron Noble
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Nick Caputo