(October 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 U.S.; then standard Silver Age U.S.; then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #242, 269, 275, 280)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Big Toss! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, says Joe Kubert did the pencils and inks. However, art experts agree Jerry Grandenetti was the cover artist. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher, who edited this issue.

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Big Toss! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob 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: 3) (Expand) /

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Dairy Queen / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Deliver: One Tank! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

["Yippee! Remember that contest I entered last month?"] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; military
Reprints:

How Not to Enjoy a Vacation! (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Three Stripes to Omaha! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

War Bluff! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Sgt. Harry J. Adams
Synopsis:
Account of Harry J. Adams' performing the largest one-man capture during WWI.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Creator credits from GCD index for DC Special Series (DC, 1977 series) #18.

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

Combat Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Sky Battleground! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

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: 13) (Expand) /

Josely Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Big Toss!
  2. 1. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Big Toss!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Dairy Queen
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. Deliver: One Tank!
  8. 7. ["Yippee! Remember that contest I entered last month?"]
    Private Pete
  9. 8. How Not to Enjoy a Vacation!
  10. 9. Three Stripes to Omaha!
  11. 10. War Bluff!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  13. 12. Sky Battleground!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Josely Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. Hey Skinny! ...Yer Ribs Are Showing!
    Charles Atlas
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
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