(July-August 1953)

EC, 1951 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1953
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
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

Last bi-monthly issue. Next issue becomes quarterly.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Frontline Combat / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
war
Reprints
Keywords
biplanes; Deutsches Heer; fighter aircraft; Imperial German Army; World War I

George Evans (Table of Contents: 1)

The EC "Artist of the Issue" / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Biography of Evans, with photo.
inside front cover

Pantherjet! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Reprints

War Dance! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Jerry De Fuccio
Pencils
John Severin
Inks
John Severin
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprints

Symbols (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks
Harvey Kurtzman
Letters
Typeset

Reprints

Wolf! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Jerry De Fuccio
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprints

Frank Luke! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
war
Characters
Lt. Frank Luke [aka the Balloon Destroyer] (WW1 American ace); Lt. Joe Wehner (WW1 American pilot, death); The French Army; The Germans (villains, some die)
Synopsis
The French are enraptured by the antics of American ace Frank Luke, a pilot who often disobeyed the orders of his superiors, yet racked up victory after victory in the air until that fatal day.
Reprints
Keywords
Fokkers; World War 1

Indexer Notes

Parts of the story are told in flashback.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Frontline Combat
  2. 1. George Evans
    The EC "Artist of the Issue"
  3. 2. Pantherjet!
    Frontline Combat
  4. 3. War Dance!
    Frontline Combat
  5. 4. Symbols
  6. 5. Wolf!
    Frontline Combat
  7. 6. Frank Luke!
    Frontline Combat
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Rivard