(August 1959)

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:
Bob 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

Ice Cream Soldier! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Ice Cream Soldier! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Phil Mason, a timid kid, unprepared for combat, has been nicknamed by the rest of Easy Company as "Ice Cream Soldier" because they think he is most likely to melt in combat. But on the day he stands on a frostbitten foot on a frozen lake and takes down two tanks he proves that there is nothing hard about fighting on ice for an Ice Cream Soldier.
Reprints:

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun! (Table of Contents: 4)

Peter Porkchops / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Rube Grossman
Inks:
Rube Grossman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

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

[Squadron, Sentinel] (Table of Contents: 6)

War Words / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

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

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

G.I. Cage! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
The story of a captured American soldier and his escape from an enemy POW camp.

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: 9) (Expand) /

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

Brave and True! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

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

Nichols Industries, Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Something for the Sarge! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
When their Sergeant is wounded on a mission, three soldiers try to make good on his training in order to finish the mission.
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: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

Flying Jet / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bill's Vacation Gift from Dad! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Ice Cream Soldier!
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  3. 2. Ice Cream Soldier!
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun!
    Peter Porkchops
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  7. 6. [Squadron, Sentinel]
    War Words
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. G.I. Cage!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. Brave and True!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Nichols Industries, Inc.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  15. 14. Something for the Sarge!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Flying Jet
  18. 17. Bill's Vacation Gift from Dad!
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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