(October 1965)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept., and Dec.
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Introducing the Fighting Devil Dog! (Table of Contents)

The Fighting Devil Dog / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Russ Heath
Inks
Russ Heath
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
war
Characters
Lt. Larry Rock

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

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

Lt. Rock, the Fighting Devil-Dog! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fighting Devil Dog / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher (sourced)
Pencils
Irv Novick (sourced)
Inks
Irv Novick (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Lt. Larry Rock; Lennie; Captain William Storm
Synopsis
Marine Lieutenant Larry Rock tries hard to live up to his older brother's reputation. When he takes out an enemy plane, the resulting explosion leaves shrapnel embedded in his skull. He refuses to be sent home and intends to keep his injury a secret while returning to duty, even though it could kill him at any time.
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Indexer Notes

Lt. Rock is the brother of war hero Sgt. Frank Rock.
Story in two parts of 5.67 pages and 8.67 pages.

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Robert Kanigher ? (as Sgt. Rock)
Pencils
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Inks
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
Ira Schnapp (logo illustration); typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Neil Hammond, Roy Wheeler, Bill Hanley, and John Brothers.
On the page immediately following page 6 of the previous story sequence.

Are You a Litter-Bug? (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp (title); Henry Boltinoff (story)

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

Be My Guest at World's Famous Amusement Park (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Kat Korners the King! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

AMT Models; The Kat from AMT / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

What's All the Hullabaloo About? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Starman; Black Canary / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Regimental Shields / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The white area of the shield of the 329th Infantry Regiment...
Genre
non-fiction; military

Foul-Ball Frogmen! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman (sourced)
Pencils
Gene Colan (sourced)
Inks
Gene Colan (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Synopsis
Three brothers serving as volunteer frogmen in an underwater demolition team try to use the familiar tactics they practiced in baseball on their wartime missions.
Keywords
frogmen; Pacific theater; World War II

Superman and Batman with Robin for the First Time (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Superman and Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Boys & Girls.. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Magazines for Only $1.00! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

7 Plus 4 Equals 11! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Blackhawk; Challengers of the Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

116 Planes / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wallace Brown Greeting Cards / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Aurora Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Introducing the Fighting Devil Dog!
    The Fighting Devil Dog
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    G.I. Joe
  3. 2. Lt. Rock, the Fighting Devil-Dog!
    The Fighting Devil Dog
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  6. 5. Are You a Litter-Bug?
  7. 6. Be My Guest at World's Famous Amusement Park
    Palisades Amusement Park Admission
  8. 7. Kat Korners the King!
    AMT Models; The Kat from AMT
  9. 8. What's All the Hullabaloo About?
    Starman; Black Canary
  10. 9. ["The white area of the shield of the 329th Infantry Regiment..."]
    Regimental Shields
  11. 10. Foul-Ball Frogmen!
  12. 11. Superman and Batman with Robin for the First Time
    Superman and Batman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  14. 13. Boys & Girls.. 10 Issues of Your Favorite Magazines for Only $1.00!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  16. 15. 7 Plus 4 Equals 11!
    Blackhawk; Challengers of the Unknown
  17. 16. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
    116 Planes
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown Greeting Cards
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Aurora Products
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • Nick Caputo
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore