(August 1955)

DC, 1953 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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Thin Line! (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, supplied by DC Comics.

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

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

The Thin Line! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 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, supplied by DC Comics.

We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!" (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

12 Hour Pass! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

Binky Says: "Never Underestimate a New Idea!" (Table of Contents: 5)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; teen

The .90 mm Punch! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher ?
Pencils:
Bob Forgione
Inks:
Bob Forgione
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

Bluejackets below Decks (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Monday: Dear Diary-- I was given an important assignment..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre:
humor; war

Frozen Outpost! (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, supplied by DC Comics.

Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Daisy Manufacturing Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thin Line!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. The Thin Line!
  4. 3. We Point with Pride to Our "Hall of Trophies!"
  5. 4. 12 Hour Pass!
  6. 5. Binky Says: "Never Underestimate a New Idea!"
    Binky
  7. 6. The .90 mm Punch!
  8. 7. Bluejackets below Decks
  9. 8. ["Monday: Dear Diary-- I was given an important assignment..."]
    Private Diary
  10. 9. Frozen Outpost!
  11. 10. Judy and Jim Defy Savage Gorilla!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stuart Greetings, Inc.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Peter Croome
  • Ed Boner