(April 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:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Now More Than Ever- (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Undersea Raider! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story. 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: 3) (Expand) /

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

["Cookie Jar"] (Table of Contents: 4)

General Little / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Saltarella.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["Here's tickets for something..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Khaki-Yaks / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; war
Reprints:

Runaway Hero! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
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.

["Gosh, they stopped Pud on the goal line again!"] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Superman Says: "People Are People!" (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Superman combats race prejudice.

Fatal Choice! (Table of Contents: 11)

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: 12) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

The First Jump! (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Eyes of the Artillery (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
David Kahn
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein
Inks:
Bernie Krigstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

[Wednesday July 9] (Table of Contents: 16)

Private Diary / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[WAC Supply Room, Winter Uniforms, Rifle Range Sharpshooter Prizes, Recruiting] (Table of Contents: 17)

This Ain't the Army / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

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

Bill Starts an Air Rifle Club (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Now More Than Ever-
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. Undersea Raider!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. ["Cookie Jar"]
    General Little
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  7. 6. ["Here's tickets for something..."]
    Khaki-Yaks
  8. 7. Runaway Hero!
  9. 8. ["Gosh, they stopped Pud on the goal line again!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. Superman Says: "People Are People!"
    Superman
  12. 11. Fatal Choice!
  13. 12. Superman Is on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  15. 14. The First Jump!
  16. 15. Eyes of the Artillery
  17. 16. [Wednesday July 9]
    Private Diary
  18. 17. [WAC Supply Room, Winter Uniforms, Rifle Range Sharpshooter Prizes, Recruiting]
    This Ain't the Army
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  20. 19. Bill Starts an Air Rifle Club
    Daisy Air Rifles
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