(October-November 1965)

DC, 1957 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1965-08-12
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 copyright registration.


The Battle Origin of the Haunted Tank (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war
Characters
Haunted Tank; Lt. Jeb Stuart
Reprints
Keywords
World War II

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

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

Battle Origin of the Haunted Tank! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Russ Heath
Inks
Russ Heath
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Characters
Haunted Tank; Lt. Jeb Stuart; Arch Asher; Rick Rawlins; Slim Stryker; General J.E.B. Stuart (ghost); Alexander the Great (ghost); Julius Caesar (ghost); Napoleon (ghost); Admiral Nelson (ghost)
Synopsis
General J.E.B. Stuart tells the story of the first time he watched over Lt. Stuart and his crew as they landed for the first time in Northern Africa and learned how to fight.
Reprints
Keywords
World War II

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 is comprised of two parts. Part 1 is 5.67 pages and Part 2 is 8.67 pages.

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

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

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Symbolic of the In Alis Vincimus ('On Wings We Conquer') motto...
Genre
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 6 of the previous story sequence.

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

Easy Plans Co., Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Are You a Litter-Bug? (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy; children
Synopsis
A young boy realizes that he's a litterbug and changes his ways.

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following the previous two sequences.

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

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

Kat Korners the King! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Our Fighting Forces Explodes with a New Battle-Star... The Fighting Devil-Dog! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Inks
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, buddies! Greetin's from Sgt. Rock...
Characters
Sgt Rock
Keywords
World War II

Indexer Notes

Readers' military questions from Dick Frankel; Lenny Handler; David Kelton; and Burton Ableson. Answered by editor as "Sgt. Rock".

My Witness -- the Enemy! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Jack Abel
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Characters
Mike (frogman); Chief Brady; Japanese sub commander
Keywords
World War II

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) /

80 Page Giant Magazine; Superman and Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Boys & Girls.. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Magazines 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) /

Star Spangled War Stories; Metal Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

102 Ships of All Nations / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Battle Origin of the Haunted Tank
    The Haunted Tank
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    G.I. Joe
  3. 2. Battle Origin of the Haunted Tank!
    The Haunted Tank
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  5. 4. ["Symbolic of the In Alis Vincimus ('On Wings We Conquer') motto..."]
    Air Force Mottoes
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Easy Plans Co., Inc.
  7. 6. Are You a Litter-Bug?
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. Kat Korners the King!
    AMT
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  11. 10. Our Fighting Forces Explodes with a New Battle-Star... The Fighting Devil-Dog!
    Our Fighting Forces
  12. 11. ["Hi, buddies! Greetin's from Sgt. Rock..."]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  13. 12. My Witness -- the Enemy!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Superman and Batman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  16. 15. Boys & Girls.. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Magazines for Only $1.00!
  17. 16. ["For the very best..."]
    Star Spangled War Stories; Metal Men
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    102 Ships of All Nations
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Max Capp
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner