(October 1963)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept. and Dec.
On-sale Date
1963-08-08
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Backs to the Sea! (Table of Contents)

Gunner and Sarge / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war

Play It Safe! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

Backs to the Sea! (Table of Contents: 2)

Gunner and Sarge / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Gunner; Sarge; Pooch

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

207 Stamps (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Zenith Stamps / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Regimental Shields / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The powderhorn emblazoned on the shield...
Genre
non-fiction; military

Backs to the Sea! Part Two (Table of Contents: 7)

Gunner and Sarge / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Gunner; Sarge; Pooch

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Robert Kanigher (signed as Rock, Sergeant)
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Alan Gordon, Randall Derrington, Billy Duffy, and Phil Grilly.

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

104 Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

102 Ships of All Nations / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Battling Broomstick! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Jack Abel
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Blast Off (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Blast Off / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Task Force (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Toy Soldiers $1.25 (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

104 Kings' Knights (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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

Wallace Brown Greeting Cards / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

204 Revolutionary War Soldiers (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Backs to the Sea!
    Gunner and Sarge
  2. 1. Play It Safe!
  3. 2. Backs to the Sea!
    Gunner and Sarge
  4. 3. ["Try a tongue teaser!"]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park..."]
    Palisades Amusement Park Admission
  6. 5. 207 Stamps
    Zenith Stamps
  7. 6. ["The powderhorn emblazoned on the shield..."]
    Regimental Shields
  8. 7. Backs to the Sea! Part Two
    Gunner and Sarge
  9. 8. ["Your eyes may play tricks... but not your taste!"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  11. 10. ["104 classic racing foreign modern cars..."]
    104 Cars
  12. 11. ["102 ships of all nations"]
    102 Ships of All Nations
  13. 12. The Battling Broomstick!
  14. 13. ["For party fun! Game of the month!"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  15. 14. ["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance..."]
  16. 15. Blast Off
    Blast Off
  17. 16. Task Force
    Task Force
  18. 17. 100 Toy Soldiers $1.25
    100 Toy Soldiers
  19. 18. 104 Kings' Knights
    104 Kings' Knights
  20. 19. ["Boys, girls, men, women..."]
    Wallace Brown Greeting Cards
  21. 20. 204 Revolutionary War Soldiers
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
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