(March 1954)

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 editor); Robert Kanigher (actual editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

editor credit updated by Bob Hughes


The Big Lift! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
war

On the Beam! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Big Lift! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

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

["Egypt sure is an interesting country..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Fleer's 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)

["Monday -- Dear Diary: I thought I'd get out of the guard-house..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre:
humor

The Last Weapon! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Jim McArdle
Inks:
Jim McArdle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Superman on Television! Is Super-TV (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

["Millions of readers know..."] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Buzzy Says "Start the Day Off Right!" (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen

Gen. Hunger (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

The Mine Planters (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

["It's no use, General!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

General Little / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

War Under the Sphinx (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Artistic Card Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Big Lift!
  2. 1. On the Beam!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  3. 2. The Big Lift!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Fearless Fosdick; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. ["Egypt sure is an interesting country..."]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. ["Monday -- Dear Diary: I thought I'd get out of the guard-house..."]
    Private Diary
  8. 7. The Last Weapon!
  9. 8. Superman on Television! Is Super-TV
    The Adventures of Superman
  10. 9. ["Millions of readers know..."]
    Buzzy
  11. 10. Buzzy Says "Start the Day Off Right!"
    Buzzy
  12. 11. Gen. Hunger
  13. 12. The Mine Planters
  14. 13. ["It's no use, General!"]
    General Little
  15. 14. War Under the Sphinx
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Artistic Card Co., Inc.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Baby Ruth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
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  • Ed Boner