(January 1961)

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

The Big Star! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC, list "Andru" with this cover; uncertain of meaning.

Test Your Talent (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Big Star! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Story in 2 parts: Chapter I (8 pp.), Chapter II (4.67 pp.).

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

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

Get a Grip on Your Gripes! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 9 of the previous story sequence.

Mechanical Monsters on the Loose! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Cave Carson / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

"Blood and Fire!" ...Battle Story of the 63rd Infantry Division (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

Green Apple Ace! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Pencil and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher [as Sgt. Rock]
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from David Bine, Bruce Wheeler, Sid Belden, Lonnie Ward.

Frogman Fury! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. These records also list Ross Andru as inker.

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

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

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

Task Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Big Star!
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. Test Your Talent
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Big Star!
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. The Next Giant Superman Annual
    Giant Superman
  5. 4. Get a Grip on Your Gripes!
  6. 5. Mechanical Monsters on the Loose!
    The Brave and the Bold; Cave Carson
  7. 6. "Blood and Fire!" ...Battle Story of the 63rd Infantry Division
  8. 7. Green Apple Ace!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  10. 9. Frogman Fury!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
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