(April 1980)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume:
10
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[Into Thin Air] (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-293

Genre:
war

["What is it that makes men go into battle?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-6309

Genre:
occult; war
Characters:
Death

Freed from the Depths (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Kelley
Pencils:
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks:
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-5466

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (host)
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Set in the Berin Sea during World War II.

"An Arrow In Time" (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]

Indexer Notes

This sequence appears between pages 3 and 4 of the previous sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A.P.O. Weird War Tales / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis (review); Paul Levitz (introduction, closing)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-465

Indexer Notes

Instead of letters, Bob Rozakis reviews The Third World War (General Sir John Hackett), On the Beach (Nevil Shute), An Exchange of Eagles (Owen Sela), and The Gasp (Romain Gary). In his reviews Rozakis mentions a book reccomended by reader Alan Giroux, who would become an Eisner-award winning comic book retailer.

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur Gutowitz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Date of Filing: October 1, 1979. Average no. copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 239,185.

Into Thin Air (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jay Zilber
Pencils:
Jack Sparling [as Sparling]
Inks:
Joe Giella [as Giella]
Colors:
Bob LeRose
Letters:
Shelly Leferman
Job Number:
J-5972

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set during World War II.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Into Thin Air]
    Weird War Tales
  2. 1. ["What is it that makes men go into battle?"]
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. Freed from the Depths
    Weird War Tales
  4. 3. "An Arrow In Time"
    Green Arrow; Hostess
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
  6. 5. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
    Weird War Tales
  7. 6. Into Thin Air
    Weird War Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk