(February 1965)

DC, 1964 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
8 times yearly
On-sale date:
1964-12-10
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
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from an ad in The Adventures of Bob Hope #91.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. All art credits listed.

The Rock and the Wall! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Easy Company (intro); Sgt. Rock; Joe Wall
Synopsis:
Joe Wall, the "Wall" of Easy learns that walls may fall but Rocks do not.
Reprints:

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

Showcase; G. I. Joe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Flying Saddle (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Bob Rivers; Steve
Synopsis:
Cowboy Bob Rivers can ride any horse, but on enlisting, he flies planes as if they were bucking broncos.
Reprints:

DC's Blazing Gallery of Battle Stars! (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Lt. Jeb Stuart; Gunner; Sarge; Pooch; Capt. Johnny Cloud [The Navajo Ace]; Captain Storm; Sgt. Rock
Synopsis:
Pin-up depicting six mock up covers of - G.I. Combat; Our Fighting Forces; All American Men of War; P.T. Boat Skipper Capt. Storm; Star Spangled War Stories; Our Army at War.

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

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

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

Characters:
Sgt. Rock

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Steel Ribbon! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Unnamed Marine; Unnamed Pilot; Unnamed G.I.
Synopsis:
Medal bands are made of silk, but the men they are awarded to are made of steel.
Reprints:

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Star Spangled War Stories; G.I. Combat / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Characters:
Sgt. Rock

["Coming your way in '65..."] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sparrow and the Hawk! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Sparrow; The Hawk [Baron Mortemann]
Synopsis:
The American Sparrow battles the German Hawk for supremacy in the air over France in W.W.1.
Reprints:

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

80 Page Giant Magazine; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mission X! (Table of Contents: 15)

The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Jesse [The Professor]; Marty
Synopsis:
Marty and The Professor land on a mysterious island populated by giant animals, as the island finally sinks beneath the waves they make their escape in an oversized turtle egg shell.
Reprints:

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

80 Page Giant Magazine; Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Silent Jet (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Nick Brady; Two Enemy Horsemen
Synopsis:
Although planes make many noises, when Nick Brady comes down in the desert he fights enemy horsemen in silence.
Reprints:

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

Our Army at War / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Make it a happy holiday..."] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Rock and the Wall!
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; G. I. Joe
  5. 4. Flying Saddle
  6. 5. DC's Blazing Gallery of Battle Stars!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  9. 8. The Steel Ribbon!
  10. 9. ["For the very best..."]
    Star Spangled War Stories; G.I. Combat
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  12. 11. ["Coming your way in '65..."]
  13. 12. The Sparrow and the Hawk!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Batman
  15. 14. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  16. 15. Mission X!
    The War That Time Forgot
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Superman
  18. 17. The Silent Jet
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Our Army at War
  20. 19. ["Make it a happy holiday..."]
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Walker
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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