(March-April 1961)

DC, 1953 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
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Death Dive! (Table of Contents)

Johnny Cloud / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, list "J.K." for this cover; uncertain of meaning.

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death Dive! (Table of Contents: 2)

Johnny Cloud / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. Johnny Cloud; Tex (Johnny's Wingman); Jolly Roger Leader (Apache pilot)
Synopsis:
Lt. Cloud and his men try to protect Jolly Roger Leader on his final mission before he returns home.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

"Cross of Lorraine Division"... Battle Story of the 79th Infantry Division! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; war

["Who is Hawkman..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Desert Mouse! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

["Hmm, it looks like the captain is stuck."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

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

Grit Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[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 Guys Up Front! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Don't Sell Nature Short! (Table of Contents: 12)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Death Dive!
    Johnny Cloud
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. Death Dive!
    Johnny Cloud
  4. 3. "Cross of Lorraine Division"... Battle Story of the 79th Infantry Division!
  5. 4. ["Who is Hawkman..."]
    The Brave and the Bold; Hawkman
  6. 5. The Desert Mouse!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Our Army at War; Sgt. Rock
  8. 7. ["Hmm, it looks like the captain is stuck."]
    Private Pete
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  11. 10. The Guys Up Front!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. Don't Sell Nature Short!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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