(Fall 1971)

DC, 1971 Series
 
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1971-06-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hampshire Distributors Ltd.
Brand
Hampshire Dist. Ltd.
Editing
Jack Kirby
Color
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions
magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

8 pages of the total page count are the pull-out poster (4 pages) and the blank back of the poster (4 pages).

On-sale date comes from a memo written by the circulation director, a week later, and copyright registration.

John Costanza letters credits from Mark Evanier, submitted by Rob Allen via the GCD Error Tracker.


The Roaring 30's Come Alive! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby; Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; crime
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking credits from James Romberger's 10 October 2013 TCJ.com article and the DC Comics web site. The original indexer gave ink credits solely to Kirby.

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Welcome to Hell! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Warden Fry
Synopsis
Introduction to the stories ahead by Warden Fry.
Reprints

Ma's Boys (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Ma Barker
Reprints

Bullets for Big Al! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Al Capone
Reprints

The Breeding Ground (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; crime
Synopsis
This is a text story with photographs about life in the 1930's.
Reprints

Funeral for a Florist! (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Evanier; Steve Sherman
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; crime
Reprints

The Kansas City Massacre! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Pretty Boy Floyd
Reprints

Method of Operation! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Country Boy
Synopsis
How the police caught Country Boy.
Reprints

Kill Joy Was Here (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragones
Pencils
Sergio Aragones
Inks
Sergio Aragones
Letters
?

Genre
crime; satire-parody
Reprints

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

In the Days of the Mob / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Give Me Liberty! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Liberty Magazine / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Wanted in 5 States (Table of Contents: 12)

illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
John Dillinger
Synopsis
Wanted poster stapled to the center of the issue.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is a photo reproduction of an actual "Wanted" poster.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Roaring 30's Come Alive!
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Welcome to Hell!
  4. 3. Ma's Boys
  5. 4. Bullets for Big Al!
  6. 5. The Breeding Ground
  7. 6. Funeral for a Florist!
  8. 7. The Kansas City Massacre!
  9. 8. Method of Operation!
  10. 9. Kill Joy Was Here
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    In the Days of the Mob
  12. 11. Give Me Liberty!
    Liberty Magazine
  13. 12. Wanted in 5 States
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Rowe
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Steven Samuels
  • Jochen G.
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Terry Vraspir