(March 1957)

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 (actual)
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

The Talking Helmet! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

First Joe Kubert cover on Star Spangled War Stories. 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) /

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

The Burning Desert! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

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

100 Toy Pirates / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Feb. 17-24) (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy

The Walking Snowbird! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

["On March 2, 1776, the U.S. Marines..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

First in War... / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Morris Waldinger
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tom Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war
Keywords:
battalion; Morse Code; poisonous gas; U. S. Marines

Back Street Battle! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

The Invisible Sentry (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

The Talking Helmet in Diary of a Tin Pot! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Talking Helmet / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

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

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

Littleton Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Jim and Betty Solve the "Flying Saucer" Mystery! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Mickey Mantle Goes to Bat for "Billy Bikeless" (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Talking Helmet!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. The Burning Desert!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Pirates
  5. 4. Buzzy's Special Brotherhood Week Quiz (Feb. 17-24)
    Buzzy
  6. 5. The Walking Snowbird!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Company
  8. 7. ["On March 2, 1776, the U.S. Marines..."]
    First in War...
  9. 8. Back Street Battle!
  10. 9. The Invisible Sentry
  11. 10. The Talking Helmet in Diary of a Tin Pot!
    The Talking Helmet
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  15. 14. Jim and Betty Solve the "Flying Saucer" Mystery!
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  16. 15. Mickey Mantle Goes to Bat for "Billy Bikeless"
    Junior Sales Club of America
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  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
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