(December 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

Frogman's Ambush! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, say they were by Joe Kubert, but art spotters agree it is Jerry Grandenetti. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher, who edited this issue.

The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
advocacy; teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs; Allergy Biggs

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Frogman Ambush! (Table of Contents: 2)

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.

["August 29, 1910-- While flying in a single-seated Curtiss..."] (Table of Contents: 3)

Aviation Almanac / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; aviation
Reprints:

The One and Only Superman (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

So Long to Easy Company! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
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 originally credited to Carmine Infantino.

Deeds Not Words! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

One Man Platoon! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks:
Mort Drucker (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

["Sarge, may I borrow the jeep?"] (Table of Contents: 8)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

["To the boys and girls of America..."] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Combat Corner / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Combat Corner Editor]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Harold Underwood, John MacLean, Peter Wright, Roy Johnson, and Martin Welky.

Halfway Escort! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
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: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Frogman's Ambush!
  2. 1. The Trick Is to Treat All the World's Children!
    Binky
  3. 2. Frogman Ambush!
  4. 3. ["August 29, 1910-- While flying in a single-seated Curtiss..."]
    Aviation Almanac
  5. 4. The One and Only Superman
  6. 5. So Long to Easy Company!
  7. 6. Deeds Not Words!
  8. 7. One Man Platoon!
  9. 8. ["Sarge, may I borrow the jeep?"]
    Private Pete
  10. 9. ["To the boys and girls of America..."]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  12. 11. Halfway Escort!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Littleton Stamp Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner