(August 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); Robert Kanigher (uncredited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.; then standard Silver Age U.S.; then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #242, 269, 275, 280)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

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

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

Take 'Er Down! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
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.

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)

["O'Malley! I want you to escort a USO entertainer!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Battle Junk! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Now 10¢ (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Unluckiest GI! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
Eugene Hughes
Inks:
Eugene Hughes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

Army Spearheads (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

["-Shh! Don't wake him!"] (Table of Contents: 12)

Khaki-Yaks / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Operation Avalanche! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

Three Exciting New Adventures (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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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. Take 'Er Down!
  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. ["O'Malley! I want you to escort a USO entertainer!"]
    Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley
  7. 6. Battle Junk!
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. Now 10¢
    World's Finest Comics
  10. 9. Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun!
    Peter Porkchops
  11. 10. Unluckiest GI!
  12. 11. Army Spearheads
  13. 12. ["-Shh! Don't wake him!"]
    Khaki-Yaks
  14. 13. Operation Avalanche!
  15. 14. Three Exciting New Adventures
    Batman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Song Parade Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
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