(January 1953)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Robert Kanigher (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.; then standard Silver Age U.S.; then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #242, 269, 275, 280)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Credits for editor confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher who edited this issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Master Art Helper Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Battle Flag! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher who edited this issue.

["If you make this jump..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Superboy Discovers a New Kind of Junior Sport! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

Killer Sub! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Hal Kantor
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher who edited this issue.

["Take over guard duty..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Hasen
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Chemcraft / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Buzzy Says: "Free Speech-- Free for All!" (Table of Contents: 9)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Last Laugh (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Eugene Hughes
Inks:
Eugene Hughes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher who edited this issue.

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Combat Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

The Wounded Come Back! (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Now More Than Ever- (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

All-American Men of War / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Kid Private! (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
David Kahn
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher who edited this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

The Electric Game Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Master Art Helper Company
  3. 2. Battle Flag!
  4. 3. ["If you make this jump..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  5. 4. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. 5. Superboy Discovers a New Kind of Junior Sport!
    Superboy
  7. 6. Killer Sub!
  8. 7. ["Take over guard duty..."]
    Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Chemcraft
  10. 9. Buzzy Says: "Free Speech-- Free for All!"
    Buzzy
  11. 10. Last Laugh
  12. 11. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  14. 13. The Wounded Come Back!
  15. 14. Now More Than Ever-
    All-American Men of War
  16. 15. Kid Private!
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Electric Game Co.
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Stangas
  • Lou Mazzella
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