(September 1959)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1959-07-02
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 (credited)
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.


Tank 711! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Heath
Inks
Russ Heath
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tank 711 (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war
Synopsis
Nicky Anderson thought he and Easy were fighting the war all by themselves with no support, until Tank 711 went down protecting them, and Nicky began fighting for Tank 711.
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)

Army Almanac / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
April 1, 1907 -- The Army Infantry School was organized as...
Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
April 1, 1907, The Army Infantry School was organized. April 6, 1928, Army Day was first inaugurated by the Military Order of the World Wars.

Indexer Notes

Two panels.

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

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy-- Depending on You! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
rules for water safety

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Last Ride for a Mustang! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war
Synopsis
Hal's on his 50th mission, his last mission. His wingmates intend to give him plenty of cover to make sure he makes it back safe and sound. But who's covering the wingmen?

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: 8) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[Wave Service, Taps, K.P., Bivouac Area] (Table of Contents: 9)

This Ain't the Army! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
Four cartoons illustrating fanciful interpretations of military terms: wave service; taps; K.P., and bivouac area.
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Military questions from readers Perry Halpern (Middlesboro, Ky.), Steve Marshall (Augusta, Me.), Jim Huber (Albany, Ga.), Larry Russell (Fort Lee, Va.); and Sander Ladlow (Seattle, Wash.).

Bring Up the Bazooka! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Jack Abel
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Synopsis
Two bazookamen struggle to find the best range to shoot from.

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: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

40 Foreign and American Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

American Geographical Society's Around the World Program / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tank 711!
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute
  3. 2. Tank 711
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. ["April 1, 1907 -- The Army Infantry School was organized as..."]
    Army Almanac
  5. 4. ["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey."]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  7. 6. Water: A Good Friend or Deadly Enemy-- Depending on You!
  8. 7. Last Ride for a Mustang!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  10. 9. [Wave Service, Taps, K.P., Bivouac Area]
    This Ain't the Army!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Combat Corner
  12. 11. Bring Up the Bazooka!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    40 Foreign and American Cars
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Geographical Society's Around the World Program
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