(April-May 1965)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1965-02-11
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
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from promo in Our Army at War #153.


Death Trap! (Table of Contents)

The Haunted Tank / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Haunted Tank; Lt. Jeb Stuart
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Changed ink credit from Jack Adler to Joe Kubert. This is not a wash cover but a regular pencil/ink cover. Jack Adler is usually associated with the wash covers of this period, not inking. - Mike Nielsen

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death Trap! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Haunted Tank / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
Haunted Tank; Lt. Jeb Stuart; Arch Asher; Rick Rawlins; Slim Stryker; General J.E.B. Stuart (ghost); Sgt. Rock; Easy Company; Al Kelly (Tank Commander, Tank Number Eight); Al (Tank Commander)
Synopsis:
When the Germans capture the Haunted Tank, Lt. Stuart and his men must track it across the desert to recover it and help Rock and Easy Company.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, 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.

Story in two parts of 4.67 pages and 9.67 pages.

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Are You a Silent Witness? (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 5 of the previous story sequence.

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

Hasbro's G.I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

"Agressor Beware!" Air-Battle Story of the 44th Bombardment Group (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tom Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

10 Issues of G.I. Combat for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Shadow of a Ranger! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Jack Abel (signed)
Inks:
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, 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: 10) (Expand) /

80 Page Giant Magazine; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Death Trap!
    The Haunted Tank
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  3. 2. Death Trap!
    The Haunted Tank
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  5. 4. Are You a Silent Witness?
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G.I. Joe
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. "Agressor Beware!" Air-Battle Story of the 44th Bombardment Group
  9. 8. 10 Issues of G.I. Combat for Only $1.00
  10. 9. Shadow of a Ranger!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; The Flash
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Kirk House
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner