(January 1955)

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

Booby-Trap Ridge! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Booby Trap Ridge! (Table of Contents: 2)

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.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Look - There's Ruffy!"] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

["Okay -- I'll be a sport!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Khaki Yaks / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; war

Veteran Rookie! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from 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 for Robert Kanigher.

["And keep digging until I tell you to stop!"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; war
Reprints:

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

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

["O'Malley, this is Ramboli, the famous artist..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; war

Life of a Dog Tag! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

Blow Torch Pilots (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Frogman's Secret! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

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

["This medical examination won't take long!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

Shorty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; war

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

Howdy Doody Color Television Set / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Electric Baseball / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Booby-Trap Ridge!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Booby Trap Ridge!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Look - There's Ruffy!"]
    Adventures of the Dubble Bubble Kids
  6. 5. ["Okay -- I'll be a sport!"]
    Khaki Yaks
  7. 6. Veteran Rookie!
  8. 7. ["And keep digging until I tell you to stop!"]
    Private Pete
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  10. 9. ["O'Malley, this is Ramboli, the famous artist..."]
    Sgt. Route-Step O'Malley
  11. 10. Life of a Dog Tag!
  12. 11. Blow Torch Pilots
  13. 12. Frogman's Secret!
  14. 13. ["This medical examination won't take long!"]
    Shorty
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Howdy Doody Color Television Set
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Electric Baseball
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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