(April 1955)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Bridge to Battle! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti ?; Joe Giella ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Nick Caputo believes the inking credit is in error and Joe Giella is the inker.

Peter Porkchops Says: "Don't Be Afraid to Speak Up!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Peter Porkchops; Wolfie; Mervin Mouse

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Bridge to Battle! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

["To the boys and girls of America..."] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

My Greatest Adventure; Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The War Hawk! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Sam Burlockoff
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

["Monday -- Dear Diary- I just landed a big role..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Fighting Engineer! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

The New War Birds (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

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

American Seed Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dusty Victory! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
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: 10) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Bridge to Battle!
  2. 1. Peter Porkchops Says: "Don't Be Afraid to Speak Up!"
    Peter Porkchops
  3. 2. Bridge to Battle!
  4. 3. ["To the boys and girls of America..."]
    My Greatest Adventure; Superman
  5. 4. The War Hawk!
  6. 5. ["Monday -- Dear Diary- I just landed a big role..."]
    Private Diary
  7. 6. Fighting Engineer!
  8. 7. The New War Birds
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Company
  10. 9. Dusty Victory!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner