(December 1953)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1953-10-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited) (editor); Murray Boltinoff (actual 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

Genre
war

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Yellow Ribbon (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Harrison
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
historical; war
Reprints

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

Private Pete / 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
Gee, it's good to be back from overseas duty!
Genre
humor; military
Reprints

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

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Binky Says: "Know Your Community!" (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky Biggs

Old Soldier! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war

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

Scripto / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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)

Rapid Fire! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war

Unwanted Medal (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Wallace
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

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

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

Naval Gunfire! (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; war

Three Smashing Adventures (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Combat Cameraman (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Records show original title was "Fighting Film."

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

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

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

Daisy Training B-B Rifle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Science-Fiction Book Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Yellow Ribbon
  4. 3. ["Gee, it's good to be back from overseas duty!"]
    Private Pete
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  6. 5. Binky Says: "Know Your Community!"
    Binky
  7. 6. Old Soldier!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Scripto
  9. 8. ["He's the first snake charmer we've seen in India..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  10. 9. Editorial Advisory Board
  11. 10. Rapid Fire!
  12. 11. Unwanted Medal
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  14. 13. Naval Gunfire!
  15. 14. Three Smashing Adventures
    Batman
  16. 15. Combat Cameraman
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Training B-B Rifle
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Science-Fiction Book Club
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Nick Caputo
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Matthew Head
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore