(November 1952)

Comic Media, 1952 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Allen Hardy Associates
Brand:
Comic Media
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Indexed copy had "Sept. 11, 1952" stamped on back cover.


Rugged Men and Deadly Action! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Harrigan's Hat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Guadalcanal War story about a soldier named Harrigan and how he wanted to wear a derby hat.

Ozark Killer! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Morisi
Inks:
Pete Morisi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Korean War story about a soldier named Tanglefoot Jones being captured and escaping from the enemy.

Indexer Notes

Art attribution by Ger Apeldoorn (February 2011). Ger thinks George Tuska may have had a hand in the art as well.

Bloody Mission (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles F. X. Houts
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Byline is "TSgt. Charles F. X. Houts, Marine Corps Correspondent".

Counterspy! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Galotti [as Galotti]
Inks:
Fred Bell [as Bell]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Korean War story about a Korean-American soldier named Nate who became an undercover spy for the Americans in North Korea.

Mail Call (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Perlin [as Perlin]
Inks:
Abe Simon [as Simon]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Pappy and "The Kid" deal with problems with their women back home while fighting a Japanese Patrol.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Rugged Men and Deadly Action!
  2. 1. Harrigan's Hat
  3. 2. Ozark Killer!
  4. 3. Bloody Mission
  5. 4. Counterspy!
  6. 5. Mail Call
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome