(February-March 1963)

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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1962-12-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Robert Kanigher
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Our Army at War #127 and copyright registration.


Trap of the Dragon's Teeth! (Table of Contents)

The Haunted Tank / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
Jack Adler (washtone)
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war
Characters
Haunted Tank; Jeb Stuart
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz kept editorial records for Robert Kanigher who edited this issue.

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

The World of Dinosaurs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Trap of Dragon's Teeth! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Haunted Tank / comic story / 16.33 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Characters
Haunted Tank; Jeb Stuart; Arch Asher; Rick Rawlins; Slim Stryker; General J.E.B. Stuart (ghost); Sam Simmons (Confederate Soldier; Flashback)
Synopsis
Jeb Stuart becomes a "human radar" and can tell when enemy attacks are headed toward the Haunted Tank.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 7.67 pages and 8.67 pages.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Health Myths Debunked! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

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

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

Star Spangled War Comics; Our Fighting Forces / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Private Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom! What a nice surprise!
Genre
humor; military
Reprints

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

Our Army at War / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Floating Booby Trap! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Showcase; Tommy Tomorrow / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Regimental Shields / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To commemorate the allocation...
Genre
non-fiction; military

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

150 Civil War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Trap of the Dragon's Teeth!
    The Haunted Tank
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The World of Dinosaurs
  3. 2. Trap of Dragon's Teeth!
    The Haunted Tank
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Giant Batman Annual
  6. 5. Health Myths Debunked!
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    Star Spangled War Comics; Our Fighting Forces
  8. 7. ["Mom! What a nice surprise!"]
    Private Pete
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Our Army at War
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  12. 11. Floating Booby Trap!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; Tommy Tomorrow
  15. 14. ["To commemorate the allocation..."]
    Regimental Shields
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    150 Civil War Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Kirk House
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  • Jim Stangas
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