(August-September 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 Island of Thunder! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Nicky [a.k.a. Mr. Bones]; Stretch; Flipper
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credited to "J. K." in Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Island of Thunder (Table of Contents: 2)

The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Nicky [a.k.a. Mr. Bones]; Stretch; Flipper; Millie
Reprints:
Keywords:
Dinosaur Island; dinosaurs

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits, and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Story in two parts: unnumbered part one (7 pp.) and Part Two (5.67 pp.).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["The Half Moon-- The ship on which Henry Hudson..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

Crests of the Army! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

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

Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

It's Fun to Serve! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

No Room to Fight! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Giant Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bruce Weedler, Frances Simmons, Sam Steiner and a list of other fans who wrote in (including future Marvel production manager John Verpoorten).

Last Shot of the Triggerfish! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

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

Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Island of Thunder!
    The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  3. 2. The Island of Thunder
    The War That Time Forgot
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["The Half Moon-- The ship on which Henry Hudson..."]
    Crests of the Army!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins
  7. 6. It's Fun to Serve!
  8. 7. No Room to Fight!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  13. 12. Last Shot of the Triggerfish!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
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