(May-June 1953)

EC, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1953
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Tiny Tot Comics, 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 series

Issue Notes

Air Force issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Frontline Combat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks:
Jack Davis (signed)
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Introduction (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Illustrated frontispiece.

F-94! (Table of Contents: 2)

Frontline Combat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
George Evans (signed)
Inks:
George Evans (signed)
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
war
Characters:
unnamed aircraft observer
Synopsis:
A young aircraft observer detects the sound of a multi-engine aircraft approaching a large east coast manufacturing center at low altitude, and contacts the authorities. F-94 jet interceptors are scrambled to deal with this perceived threat.
Reprints:
Keywords:
F-94

F-86 Sabre Jet! (Table of Contents: 3)

Frontline Combat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Alex Toth [as Alexander Toth] (signed)
Inks:
Alex Toth [as Alexander Toth] (signed)
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
unnamed U.S. F-86 Captain; North Koreans (villains, some die)
Synopsis:
F-86 pilots on patrol get an SOS from one of their planes that needs to be located because it is running low on fuel. They locate the plane but run into MIG fighters in the process.
Reprints:
Keywords:
F-86; Korean War; MIG

Rocket Flight (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

B-26 Invader! (Table of Contents: 5)

Frontline Combat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

H-5! (Table of Contents: 6)

Frontline Combat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Readers! The U.S. Air Force Needs Your Help! (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Plug for Ground Observer Corps.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Frontline Combat
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. F-94!
    Frontline Combat
  4. 3. F-86 Sabre Jet!
    Frontline Combat
  5. 4. Rocket Flight
  6. 5. B-26 Invader!
    Frontline Combat
  7. 6. H-5!
    Frontline Combat
  8. 7. Readers! The U.S. Air Force Needs Your Help!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Phil Hart
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Rivard