(April-May 1960)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1960-02-25
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


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)

Editing
Related Scans
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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