(August-September 1965)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date:
1965-06-10
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 ad in Showcase #57.


Tank Fight in Death Town! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Haunted Tank
Reprints:

Summer at Home Can Be Fun! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Tank Fight in Death Town! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Haunted Tank / comic story / 13.33 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 [Bulldozer (Cameo)]; Al Kalman (Tank Commander)
Synopsis:
The Haunted Tank is sent to hold a town full of German tanks until the rest of the company can join them. The same town where Lt. Stuart's friend Al Kalman and his crew were killed.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts: Part One (5.67 pp.) & Part Two (7.67 pp.). 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: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Flight of the P-26 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wen-Mac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bill Leahy, Joseph Perretti, John Smuczynski.

On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

["The "cunning -- rugged -- courageous" motto..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Air Force Insignia! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; military

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

How to Build Prrrrfect Models (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Sink the Scorpio! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan
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: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

80 Page Giant Magazine; Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["My daddy bought me this model plane kit."] (Table of Contents: 16)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

10 Issues of G.I. Combat for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

["Hi, Bill."] (Table of Contents: 18)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tank Fight in Death Town!
    The Haunted Tank
  2. 1. Summer at Home Can Be Fun!
  3. 2. Tank Fight in Death Town!
    The Haunted Tank
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  5. 4. Flight of the P-26
    Wen-Mac
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  7. 6. ["The "cunning -- rugged -- courageous" motto..."]
    Air Force Insignia!
  8. 7. How to Build Prrrrfect Models
    AMT
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  13. 12. Sink the Scorpio!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    G.I. Joe
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Jimmy Olsen
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  17. 16. ["My daddy bought me this model plane kit."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  18. 17. 10 Issues of G.I. Combat for Only $1.00
  19. 18. ["Hi, Bill."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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