(April-May 1965)

DC, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1965-02-18
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 Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Our Fighting Forces #91.


The Tank Eater! (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot; The Suicide Squad / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Suicide Squad [Vic Morgan; Andy Mace]
Reprints:
Keywords:
sea monsters; tanks; United States Army

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

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

The Tank Eater! (Table of Contents: 2)

The War That Time Forgot; The Suicide Squad / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Suicide Squad [Commanding Officer (unnamed); Vic Morgan; Andy Mace]; Baby Dino; Caveboy (intro); Bill Morgan (flashback, dead)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script and pencils 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 5.67 pages and 8.67 pages.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

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

["The dragoon helmet plate depicted below..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

American Military Ornaments / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

Indexer Notes

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

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Metal Men; Our Army at War / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Are You a Silent Witness? (Table of Contents: 7)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
advocacy

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

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

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

Space Explorers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Dryland PT Boat! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
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: 12) (Expand) /

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

DC Does It Again! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Signifying the 63rd Troop Carrier Group's motto..."] (Table of Contents: 14)

Air Force Mottoes / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

Indexer Notes

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

10 Issues of Star Spangled for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

104 Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Tank Eater!
    The War That Time Forgot; The Suicide Squad
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. The Tank Eater!
    The War That Time Forgot; The Suicide Squad
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G.I. Joe
  6. 5. ["The dragoon helmet plate depicted below..."]
    American Military Ornaments
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    Metal Men; Our Army at War
  8. 7. Are You a Silent Witness?
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; The Flash
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Space Explorers
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  12. 11. Dryland PT Boat!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  14. 13. DC Does It Again!
    The Brave and the Bold
  15. 14. ["Signifying the 63rd Troop Carrier Group's motto..."]
    Air Force Mottoes
  16. 15. 10 Issues of Star Spangled for Only $1.00
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    104 Cars
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • John Censullo
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • James Ludwig
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner