(December 1954-January 1955)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1954-10-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited); Robert Kanigher (actual)
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Mile-Long Step (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Mile-Long Step! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Reed
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly! Our petty officer fell overboard!
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Shorty; The Chief
Synopsis
Seaman Shorty is reluctant to take credit for rescuing the ship's Chief Petty Officer.
Reprints

Frogman Delivery (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
David Kahn
Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wednesday -- Dear Diary, my sergeant's taken up painting...
Genre
humor
Reprints

Combat Chauffeur! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The Navy in the Sky (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; war

Now More Than Ever (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Battle Tourist! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Electric Baseball / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mile-Long Step
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Mile-Long Step!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Golly! Our petty officer fell overboard!"]
    Shorty
  6. 5. Frogman Delivery
  7. 6. ["Here is the trick which has amazed visitors..."]
    The Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids
  8. 7. Editorial Advisory Board
  9. 8. ["Wednesday -- Dear Diary, my sergeant's taken up painting..."]
    Private Diary
  10. 9. Combat Chauffeur!
  11. 10. The Navy in the Sky
  12. 11. Now More Than Ever
  13. 12. Battle Tourist!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Electric Baseball
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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