(February 1953)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1952-12-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They'll never suspect that a yank from an underwater jeep blew up those railroad tracks!
Genre
war

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

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

Operation Davy Jones (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Script credit per Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2015/09/star-spangled-war-writers-before.….

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Tops in Comics! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space; Gang Busters / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Sentries Never Sleep (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Ray
Inks
Fred Ray
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a rough sea!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a tiresome job!
Genre
humor; military
Reprints

Superman Is on Television! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Commando Sad Sack! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

If It Doesn't Open... (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller (credited as Capt. Jack Marston)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now the idea is to keep low down...
Genre
humor; military

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

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Jap Hunt (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay McArdle
Inks
Jay McArdle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

MoToR's Auto and Truck Repair Manuals / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / Daisy B-B Guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["They'll never suspect that a yank from an underwater jeep blew up those railroad tracks!"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Master Art Helper Company
  3. 2. Operation Davy Jones
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. ["Poor Pud..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. Tops in Comics!
    Mystery in Space; Gang Busters
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Sentries Never Sleep
  10. 9. ["What a rough sea!"]
    Shorty
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix
  12. 11. ["What a tiresome job!"]
    Private Pete
  13. 12. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  14. 13. Commando Sad Sack!
  15. 14. If It Doesn't Open...
  16. 15. ["Now the idea is to keep low down..."]
    Private Pete
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  18. 17. Jap Hunt
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  20. 19. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    MoToR's Auto and Truck Repair Manuals
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles / Daisy B-B Guns
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Matthew Head
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore