(April 1963)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1963-02-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Bob Kanigher [as Robert 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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in All-American Men of War #96.


Heroes Need Cowards! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks 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) /

Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Heroes Need Cowards! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 12.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 5.67 pages and 6.67 pages.

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

All-American Men of War; Johnny Cloud / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Salute to Our Fellow Citizens of Puerto Rico! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the previous story sequence.

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Our Army at War; G.I. Combat / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Drowned Bomber! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

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

Showcase; Doctor No / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Missile Attack! / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Undying Ski Fighter! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

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

Sea Devils / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Heroes Need Cowards!
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia
  3. 2. Heroes Need Cowards!
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    All-American Men of War; Johnny Cloud
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  6. 5. Salute to Our Fellow Citizens of Puerto Rico!
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    Our Army at War; G.I. Combat
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Maxim Stamp Co., Inc.
  11. 10. The Drowned Bomber!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; Doctor No
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack!
  14. 13. Undying Ski Fighter!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Sea Devils
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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