(October 2010)

DC, 2010 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
49.99 USD
Pages:
260
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
ISBN:
978-1-4012-2921-4 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Scott Nybakken
Binding:
Hardbound with Dustjacket

Issue Notes

Please refer to original publications for character appearances and story synopses.


The Boy Commandos by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby Volume One (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / insert or dust jacket / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
Allen Passalaqua
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Rip Carter; Jan Haasen; Alfy Twidgett; Brooklyn; Pierre Chavard
Reprints:

Stand by for Action (Table of Contents)

insert or dust jacket / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Nybakken
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Introductory blurb for The Boy Commandos.

Indexer Notes

Front flap of dust jacket.

Joe Simon; Jack Kirby (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Scott Nybakken
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
Allen Passalaqua
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Brief biographies of Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.

Indexer Notes

Back flap of dust jacket. Illustrated with a detail from page 12, panel 9 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #64 (June 1942). Art is partial panel that continues onto back of dust jacket.

The Commandos Are Coming! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Scott Nybakken
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
Allen Passalaqua
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; war
Synopsis:
Notes for contents of this anthology plus art from the first Boy Commandos story.

Indexer Notes

Back of dust jacket. Illustrated with a detail from page 12, panel 9 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #64 (June 1942). Art is partial panel from first Boy Commandos story and is continued from back flap of dust jacket.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
Allen Passalaqua

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Rip Carter; Brooklyn; Alfy Twidgett; Jan Haasen; Pierre Chavard

Indexer Notes

Wrap-around cover illustrated with page 1 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #65 (July 1942).

The Boy Commandos Volume One (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war

Indexer Notes

Illustration taken from page 3, top part of panel 6 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #65 (July 1942).

The Boy Commandos Volume One Stories, Covers and Art by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / credits / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Synopsis:
Volume title page and by-lines.

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with a detail from page 11, panel 3 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #65 (July 1942).

Boy Commandos Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Nybakken
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A list of all editorial personnel for DC Comics plus a listing of the contents of this volume.

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with page 1 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #65 (July 1942). Coloring credits are given only for cover.

The Boy Commandos: An Introduction (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Buhle
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A look at the Boy Commandos from a historical perspective and their unique relationship to World War II.

Indexer Notes

The introduction is on pages 6-10 of this volume. Illustrations taken from page 3, bottom of panel 6 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #65 (July 1942) [on pages 6 and 7 of intro], from page 7, panel 5 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #64 (June 1942) [on pages 8 and 9 of intro], and from page 11, panel 3 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #65 (July 1942) [on page 10 of intro].

The Commandos Are Coming! (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Detective Comics No. 65 (Table of Contents)

Batman; Robin; Boy Commandos / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (Boy Commandos); Jerry Robinson (Batman and Robin)
Inks:
Joe Simon (Boy Commandos); Jerry Robinson (Batman and Robin)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; war
Reprints:

[Nostradamus Predicts] (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Sphinx Speaks (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson ?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Escape to Disaster (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Treachery of Osuki (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson ?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

[The Siege of Krovka] (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Fury Rides a Taxicab (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Luck of the Lepparts (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Commandos Are Coming! (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Illustration taken from page 12, panel 9 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #64 (June 1942).

[Boy Commandos No. 1] (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Town That Couldn't Be Conquered (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Heroes Never Die (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Satan Wears a Swastika (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Ghost Raiders (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

A Break for Santa (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson ?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Petals of Peril (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Saga of the Little Tin Box (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Battle of the Big Top (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

[Boy Commandos No. 2] (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Silent People Speak (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
war
Reprints:

On the Double, M'Lord! (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Knights Wore Khaki (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Nine Lives for Victory (Table of Contents)

Boy Commandos / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe SIon
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
war
Reprints:

[Explosion] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Illustration taken from page 11, panel 3 from the story from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #65 (July 1942).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Boy Commandos by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby Volume One
    Boy Commandos
  2. 1. Stand by for Action
  3. 2. Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
  4. 3. The Commandos Are Coming!
    Boy Commandos
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Boy Commandos
  6. 5. The Boy Commandos Volume One
    Boy Commandos
  7. 6. The Boy Commandos Volume One Stories, Covers and Art by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby
    Boy Commandos
  8. 7. Boy Commandos Table of Contents
    Boy Commandos
  9. 8. The Boy Commandos: An Introduction
  10. 9. The Commandos Are Coming!
    Boy Commandos
  11. 10. Detective Comics No. 65
    Batman; Robin; Boy Commandos
  12. 11. [Nostradamus Predicts]
    Boy Commandos
  13. 12. The Sphinx Speaks
    Boy Commandos
  14. 13. Escape to Disaster
    Boy Commandos
  15. 14. The Treachery of Osuki
    Boy Commandos
  16. 15. [The Siege of Krovka]
    Boy Commandos
  17. 16. Fury Rides a Taxicab
    Boy Commandos
  18. 17. The Luck of the Lepparts
    Boy Commandos
  19. 18. The Commandos Are Coming!
    Boy Commandos
  20. 19. [Boy Commandos No. 1]
    Boy Commandos
  21. 20. The Town That Couldn't Be Conquered
    Boy Commandos
  22. 21. Heroes Never Die
    Boy Commandos
  23. 22. Satan Wears a Swastika
    Boy Commandos
  24. 23. Ghost Raiders
    Boy Commandos
  25. 24. A Break for Santa
    Boy Commandos
  26. 25. Petals of Peril
    Boy Commandos
  27. 26. The Saga of the Little Tin Box
    Boy Commandos
  28. 27. The Battle of the Big Top
    Boy Commandos
  29. 28. [Boy Commandos No. 2]
    Boy Commandos
  30. 29. The Silent People Speak
    Boy Commandos
  31. 30. On the Double, M'Lord!
    Boy Commandos
  32. 31. The Knights Wore Khaki
    Boy Commandos
  33. 32. Nine Lives for Victory
    Boy Commandos
  34. 33. [Explosion]
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