(August 1954)

DC, 1953 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 (uncredited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

I Wanted to Be an Artist! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Bobsled Bombardier! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics; original indexer credited the inks to Joe Giella. Script credited elsewhere to "Causin" which Jerry Bails's Who's Who suggests is a pseudonym for Robert Kanigher.

Gains Fame in Race with Flame (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Attention! A leopard has broken loose from the zoo!"] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Battle of the Underground! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Script credited elsewhere to "Causin" which Jerry Bails's Who's Who suggests is a pseudonym of Robert Kanigher.

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

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

Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun! (Table of Contents: 8)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Sub and the Tank! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils:
Sam Burlockoff
Inks:
Robert Stuart
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics; the original indexer credited the inks to Sam Burlockoff. Script credited elsewhere to "Causin" which Jerry Bails's Who's Who suggests is a pseudonym for Robert Kanigher.

Planes That Hit the Heat Barrier (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[Refueling Aircraft, Observation Post, Battle of the Bulge, Motor Pool] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The G.I. from Maine! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

Three Exciting New Adventures (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Song Parade Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Stuart Greetings, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. I Wanted to Be an Artist!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Bobsled Bombardier!
  4. 3. Gains Fame in Race with Flame
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  5. 4. ["Attention! A leopard has broken loose from the zoo!"]
    Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. Battle of the Underground!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Congo Bill
  9. 8. Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun!
    Peter Porkchops
  10. 9. The Sub and the Tank!
  11. 10. Planes That Hit the Heat Barrier
  12. 11. [Refueling Aircraft, Observation Post, Battle of the Bulge, Motor Pool]
    This Ain't the Army!
  13. 12. The G.I. from Maine!
  14. 13. Three Exciting New Adventures
    Batman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Song Parade Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
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