(July 1963)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1963-05-02
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 (credited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Young Soldiers Never Cry! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock
Keywords
baby; fighter plane; World War II

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

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Young Soldiers Never Cry! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock; Easy Co. [Bulldozer; Ice Cream Soldier; Sunny; Wild Man]
Synopsis
While trying to capture a German soldier on D-Day, Rock comes across a toddler in the ruins of a bombed house and takes the boy with him on his mission.
Keywords
cow; D-Day; disguise; France; Germans; grenades; hedgerows; machine gun; milking; orphan; prisoner; Stuka; tank; World War II

Indexer Notes

Two chapters of 5.67 and 8.67 pages.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Showcase; DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Missile Attack! / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Sgt. Rock

Indexer Notes

Letters from Lloyd Wescott; Jeff Sirota; Bobby Savage; and Joe Ferguson.

Arms Secure Peace (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war
Keywords
Army; Europe; World War II

Indexer Notes

Story of the motto of the 143rd Infantry Regiment.

A Tree Grows on Second Street (Table of Contents: 10)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

Wings for a Washout! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Synopsis
A man's father and three brothers all earned combat wings. After failing as a pilot, bombardier, and gunner, he has to settle for being an aerial photographer. He is assigned to a bombing run in Italy where he has a chance to redeem himself.
Keywords
aerial photographer; B-17; battleship; bombardier; bomber; gunner; Italy; pilot; World War II

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

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

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

American Bodybuilding Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Young Soldiers Never Cry!
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. ["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance to get these..."]
    DC Comics
  3. 2. Young Soldiers Never Cry!
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Meet the Sergeant most Generals would like to be..."]
    Showcase; DC Comics
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  10. 9. Arms Secure Peace
  11. 10. A Tree Grows on Second Street
  12. 11. Wings for a Washout!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  14. 13. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Bodybuilding Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
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