(July 1959)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1959-05-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Robert Kanigher
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Laughter on Snakehead Hill! (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics, erroneously credits this cover to Jerry Grandenetti.

Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!" (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

Laughter on Snakehead Hill! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock; Easy Company
Synopsis
Sgt. Rock and Easy Company take Snakehead Hill despite having to face everything the German army can throw at them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

"Lucky Seventh" Battle Story of the 7th Armored Division (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war

Flameout (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Synopsis
After watching his kid brother get shot down, the mission took on a new meaning: he'd take out the tank transport train for brother Joe.

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

You Hold TNT in Your Hands-- (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Star Spangled War Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Gas Attack! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war
Reprints

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

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

Cleared to Combat! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Bob Forgione
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Synopsis
Advance troops had gone in and posted signs to let them know certain areas had been cleared of mines, booby traps, etc., but some things crop up that have to be cleared along the way.

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Monday -- Dear Diary: While stationed in the Orient...
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

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

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

Jowett Institute of Body Building / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Laughter on Snakehead Hill!
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!"
    Buzzy
  3. 2. Laughter on Snakehead Hill!
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. "Lucky Seventh" Battle Story of the 7th Armored Division
  6. 5. Flameout
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  9. 8. You Hold TNT in Your Hands--
    Star Spangled War Comics
  10. 9. Gas Attack!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. Cleared to Combat!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  14. 13. ["Monday -- Dear Diary: While stationed in the Orient..."]
    Private Diary
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Body Building
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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