(January 1957)

DC, 1954 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 (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

The Unsinkable Gun! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher, who edited this issue.

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

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Anchored Frogman! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Meet the League of Death-Cheaters! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Showcase; Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Poor Corporal McKay! Pamela's playing 'hard-to-get-at' again!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
humor; military
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

3 gags.

The Cloud That Went to War! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, show Ross Andru as being paid for the pencils and inks for this story, however Mike Esposito worked with Ross and scholars agree he inked this story.

Buzzy's "Famous Books" Quiz (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

Army Rumors (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

Battle Mirror! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
Robert Stuart
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Inks were originally attributed to Arthur Peddy.

60 Minute Veterans (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

The Unsinkable Gun (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, show Ross Andru as being paid for the pencils and inks for this story, however Mike Esposito worked with Ross and scholars agree he inked this story.

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

All-American Sports Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Nutty Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Unsinkable Gun!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products
  3. 2. Anchored Frogman!
  4. 3. Meet the League of Death-Cheaters!
    Showcase; Challengers of the Unknown
  5. 4. ["Poor Corporal McKay! Pamela's playing 'hard-to-get-at' again!"]
    Khaki-Yaks
  6. 5. The Cloud That Went to War!
  7. 6. Buzzy's "Famous Books" Quiz
    Buzzy
  8. 7. Army Rumors
  9. 8. Battle Mirror!
  10. 9. 60 Minute Veterans
  11. 10. The Unsinkable Gun
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    All-American Sports Club
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Nutty Putty
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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