(February 1964)

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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
1963-12-26
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Star Spangled War Stories #113 and copyright registration.

Battle of the Empty Helmets! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war
Characters
Gunner; Sarge; Pooch

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Battle of the Empty Helmets (Table of Contents: 2)

Gunner and Sarge / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war
Characters
Gunner; Sarge; Pooch
Synopsis
Gunner, Sarge and Pooch hold off an Japanese advance using their fellow soldier's helmets to fool the enemy into thinking they are more than just the three of them.
Keywords
Japanese; Pacific; tank; World War II

Indexer Notes

In 2 chapters: 5.67 pages & 8.67 pages; Part 2 ends the title with an exclamation point (as does the cover) which is not used in the 1st page title.

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

Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Special Christmas Quiz "Christmas in Many Lands!" (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction; advocacy
Keywords
Christmas

Indexer Notes

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

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

Metal Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Guardians of the Western Gate (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
The story of the formation of the 186th Infantry and their service in World War II.
Keywords
Pacific; World War II

Save Him-- Or Kill Him! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Feature Logo
Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner

Indexer Notes

Letters from Roy Williams, Pete Westlake, Danny Salmon

Prisoner of the Runaway Fort! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Jack Abel (signed as JACK ABEL)
Inks
Jack Abel (signed as JACK ABEL)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Keywords
World War II

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

October 1, 1963 filing; no circulation numbers given

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

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

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

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

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

Robert Edwards Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Growing Animal Circus / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Battle of the Empty Helmets!
    Gunner and Sarge
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Battle of the Empty Helmets
    Gunner and Sarge
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  7. 6. Special Christmas Quiz "Christmas in Many Lands!"
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  9. 8. Guardians of the Western Gate
  10. 9. Save Him-- Or Kill Him!
    The Brave and the Bold
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  12. 11. Prisoner of the Runaway Fort!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. ["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."]
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Roman War Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Robert Edwards Corp.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Growing Animal Circus
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