(December 1960-January 1961)

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 Frogman and the Dinosaur! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Phil
Reprints:
Keywords:
dinosaurs; frogmen; underwater

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Frogman and the Dinosaur! (Table of Contents: 2)

The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 16.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
UDT 13 [Phil; Zack; unnamed Lieutenant; at least five more members]
Synopsis:
An underwater demolition team encounters three sea monsters and manages to blow them up with underwater mines.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Dinosaur Island; dinosaurs; frogmen; Lava Island; United States Navy; World War II

Indexer Notes

Dinosaur Island is referred to as "Lava Island" in this story.

UDT 13 traveled on PT-109 in this story. That is the same designation of the PT boat upon which JFK was stationed during WWII.

The Next Giant Superman Annual (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; advocacy
Synopsis:
Celebration of United Nations Day (October 24) with a description of the U.N. Declaration of the Rights of a Child.

Indexer Notes

On the page between page 12 and page 13 of the previous story sequence.

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Later appears in DC comics cover-dated December 1964.

G.I. Combat's Terrific TNT Trio-- (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

G.I. Combat; TNT Trio / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The 'Neuf-Cats'... Battle Story of the 94th Infantry Division (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Morris Waldinger
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn ?

Genre:
non-fiction; military
Keywords:
France; United States Army; World War II

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

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Peter Lescolis; Drew Tuckman; James Connolly

Ghost Ace! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
An Allied pilot shoots down Von Richter, the German flying ace, but the dead man seemingly continues to engage him in later battles.
Keywords:
World War I

Sgt. Rock and the Combat-Happy Joes of Easy Company... (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

["Oh, m'gosh! I've been drafted!"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Khaki-Yaks / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war; humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

gag cartoons

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Frogman and the Dinosaur!
    The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. The Frogman and the Dinosaur!
    The War That Time Forgot
  4. 3. The Next Giant Superman Annual
    Superman
  5. 4. Children of Tomorrow!
  6. 5. G.I. Combat's Terrific TNT Trio--
    G.I. Combat; TNT Trio
  7. 6. The 'Neuf-Cats'... Battle Story of the 94th Infantry Division
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  9. 8. Ghost Ace!
  10. 9. Sgt. Rock and the Combat-Happy Joes of Easy Company...
    Our Army at War; Sgt. Rock
  11. 10. ["Oh, m'gosh! I've been drafted!"]
    Khaki-Yaks
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Censullo
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner