(November-December 1952)

EC, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fables Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
EC An Entertaining Comic
Editing
Harvey Kurtzman
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks
Jack Davis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...shots from the hill! Douse that light!
Genre
war
Reprints
Keywords
cigarettes; United States Army

Bunker! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Ric Estrada (signed)
Inks
Ric Estrada (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
war
Characters
American soldiers [Eightball; Jack; Gussie (death); unnamed Lieutenant (death); others unnamed]; The Chinese (villains, many die)
Synopsis
A craftily concealed American bunker lies directly between two Chinese bunkers, and their job is to take the east bunker........unaware that there is another concealed bunker.
Reprints
Keywords
Korean War

Knights! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Wally Wood [as Wood] (signed)
Inks
Wally Wood [as Wood] (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
war
Reprints

The Pendulum (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

Wake! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Gene Colan [as G. Colan] (signed)
Inks
Gene Colan [as G. Colan] (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
war
Characters
Sonny (death); Duke (death); The Japanese (villains, many die)
Synopsis
Civilian workers on Wake Island contemplate what it means when twelve Grumman fighter planes land on the lonely island. Then the pilots suddenly begin talking about the Japanese attacking Pearl Harbor, and then the Japanese Air Force and Navy begin to attack the Wake.
Reprints
Keywords
Wake Island; World War II

Fledgeling! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks
Jack Davis (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
war
Characters
Major Goscinny (veteran pilot); student pilots [Lieutenant Campbell; Lieutenant (later a Captain) Richard Becker]; Lieutenant Chambers (pilot); German pilots (villains, some die)
Synopsis
Veteran pilot Goscinny, of the 94th "Hat-in-the-Ring" Squadron, is training two young officer cadets in the art of air combat, and observes how one of them, Becker, becomes an ace.
Reprints
Keywords
94th (Hat-in-the-Ring) Aero Squadron; Albatros; Nieuport; Spad; World War 1
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["...shots from the hill! Douse that light!"]
  2. 1. Bunker!
  3. 2. Knights!
  4. 3. The Pendulum
  5. 4. Wake!
  6. 5. Fledgeling!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Lou Mazzella