(April-May 1960)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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 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

The Island of Armored Giants! (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
The Question Mark Patrol [Larry; Charlie; Sid]
Reprints:

Draw Lincoln (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Island of Armored Giants! (Table of Contents: 2)

The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
The Question Mark Patrol [Larry (intro); Charlie (intro); Sid (killed); Phil (killed); Ben (killed); unnamed sixth soldier (killed)]; Dinosaur Island (introduction, unnamed until issue #103)
Synopsis:
After two patrols go missing on a mystery island, a third is sent to investigate. There they find an island populated by dinosaurs.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance of Dinosaur Island. The island is unnamed until issue #113, and more than one island is depicted throughout this ongoing feature.

Aloha... Hawaii! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

French Decorations of War! (Table of Contents: 4)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

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

Pyro Plastics Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

No Ammo for "A" Company! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Hit the Combat Trail (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Our Army at War / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Sunshine Division - Battle Story of the 40th Infantry Division (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

The Battle of the Sunken Village (Table of Contents: 10)

Mademoiselle Marie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

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

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

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

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

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Island of Armored Giants!
    The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. Draw Lincoln
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. Island of Armored Giants!
    The War That Time Forgot
  4. 3. Aloha... Hawaii!
  5. 4. French Decorations of War!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Pyro Plastics Corporation
  7. 6. No Ammo for "A" Company!
  8. 7. Hit the Combat Trail
    Our Army at War
  9. 8. Sunshine Division - Battle Story of the 40th Infantry Division
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  11. 10. The Battle of the Sunken Village
    Mademoiselle Marie
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Charles Atlas
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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