(April 1966)

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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Monthly, with the exception of March, June, Sept. & Dec.
On-sale date
1966-02-10
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 U.S.; later Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


No Mercy in Vietnam! (Table of Contents)

Capt. Hunter / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
war

No Mercy in Vietnam! (Table of Contents: 1)

Capt. Hunter / comic story / 14.67 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Capt. Phil Hunter (intro)

Indexer Notes

First DC Vietnam War hero. Story in two parts: Part One (5.67 pp.) & Part Two (9 pp., no "!" in title).
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: 2)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters
typeset

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you doing? Spreading paper on the floor...

Fighting Fifth Cavalry Regiment! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; military

What's Your B.Q.*? (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
non-fiction

Odds on Death! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Liss
Pencils
Jack Abel
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils, inks and letters 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: 8)

Readers-- Sound Off! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Alicia Genzler, J. A. Macphail, Guy H. Lillian, Richard Murray.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. No Mercy in Vietnam!
    Capt. Hunter
  2. 1. No Mercy in Vietnam!
    Capt. Hunter
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. ["What are you doing? Spreading paper on the floor..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. Fighting Fifth Cavalry Regiment!
  7. 6. What's Your B.Q.*?
  8. 7. Odds on Death!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Readers-- Sound Off!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Chris Boyko
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