G.I. Joe #24
(August 1953)

Ziff-Davis, 1951 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ziff-Davis Publishing Company
Brand
A Ziff-Davis Comic
Editing
Herbert W. Rogoff
Color
Color
Dimensions
26 cm
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Big G.I. Joe Contest Winners (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Clarence Doore (painting)
Inks
Clarence Doore (painting)
Colors
Clarence Doore (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Characters
Pvt. Joe Burch

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Saunders, Clarence Doore's biographer and foremost authority on his work. There is some confusion on the Norman Saunders website, but this is from a new list made by David Saunders, with credits to all the painted covers of G.I. Joe. April 2011.

Hiking Can Be Fun (Table of Contents: 1)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Martin (signed)
Inks
Vic Martin (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; war

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

The Older Brother (Table of Contents: 2)

G.I. Joe / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
war
Characters
Pvt. Joe Burch; Sgt. Mulvaney; Pvt. Don Wayne; Pvt. Tim Wayne
Synopsis
The Wayne twins were difficult to tell apart by the men in "Baker" Company.

Indexer Notes

Irv Novick is credited to both pencils and ink on G.I. Joe, and Giacoia only on ink in 1952, so this could be Novick on both.

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

Reserved-G.I.'s Only / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
B. Schneider (signed)
Inks
B. Schneider (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What-no napkins?
Genre
humor; war

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

G.I. Joe's Pen Pals / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our G.I.'s in Korea...

Indexer Notes

Drawing of two G.I.'s and a girl at top of page.

Operation Operation (Table of Contents: 5)

The Yardbirds / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick; Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Pvt. Windy Bragg; Pvt. Whitey Hicks; Sgt. Gruff

Indexer Notes

Dan DeCarlo is credited to both pencils and ink on Wendy the WAF in Jerry Bails' Who's Who, but Rudy Lapick is also credited as his personal inker, and the inking is not to be distinguished from other signed DeCarlo/Lapick stories in G.I. Joe.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dear Gertrude / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere in Korea
Genre
war
Characters
Pvt. Sam Cosgrove; Gertrude

Indexer Notes

Story told in form of letters.

Barney and the Buzz Bomb (Table of Contents: 7)

G.I. Joe / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war
Characters
Pvt. Joe Burch; Sgt. Mulvaney; Pvt. Barney Bigelow
Synopsis
Recruit Barney is a member of the Oshkosh Amateur Inventors' Society and has many new ideas.

Indexer Notes

Irv Novick is credited to both pencils and ink on G.I. Joe, and Giacoia only on ink in 1952, so this could be Novick on both.

Here They Are-the Winners... (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

You're Never Alone (Table of Contents: 9)

G.I. Joe / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
war
Characters
Pvt. Joe Burch

Indexer Notes

Irv Novick is credited to both pencils and ink on G.I. Joe, and Giacoia only on ink in 1952, so this could be Novick on both. Story has no dialogue - - Only opening and ending captions and sound effects.

Fly the New Jet Power Flying Wing (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Jetex / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New 1953 Space Commander (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Consumers Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Last Chance at This Low Price! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Buyer's Guild / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Big G.I. Joe Contest Winners
    G.I. Joe
  2. 1. Hiking Can Be Fun
  3. 2. The Older Brother
    G.I. Joe
  4. 3. ["What-no napkins?"]
    Reserved-G.I.'s Only
  5. 4. ["Our G.I.'s in Korea..."]
    G.I. Joe's Pen Pals
  6. 5. Operation Operation
    The Yardbirds
  7. 6. ["Somewhere in Korea"]
    Dear Gertrude
  8. 7. Barney and the Buzz Bomb
    G.I. Joe
  9. 8. Here They Are-the Winners...
  10. 9. You're Never Alone
    G.I. Joe
  11. 10. Fly the New Jet Power Flying Wing
    Jetex
  12. 11. New 1953 Space Commander
    Consumers Mart
  13. 12. Last Chance at This Low Price!
    Buyer's Guild
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  • Michael Hoskin
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