Showcase #104
(September 1978)

DC, 1956 Series
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Volume
17
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1978-06-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893067609
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The O.S.S. feature ran concurrently in G.I. Combat (DC, 1957 series).

On-sale date from Comic Reader #157.


[Graves with No Names] (Table of Contents)

O.S.S. Spies at War / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
B-4013
Genre
war
Keywords
circuses; clowns

Graves with No Names (Table of Contents: 1)

O.S.S. Spies at War / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Ric Estrada
Colors
Bob LeRose
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
B-3986?
Genre
war
Characters
The O.S.S. [Control; Casimir (death); Jadwiga; Stanislaw; Ignace]; Artur; Nazis

Onward and Upward (Table of Contents: 2)

DC Publishorial / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jenette Kahn
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The World's Greatest Spy (Table of Contents: 3)

Critic's Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Joe Staton
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B3976
Genre
war
Characters
Bill Donovan

Indexer Notes

An article on Bill Donovan, a real OSS agent.

Another Pin-- Another Death! (Table of Contents: 4)

O.S.S. Spies at War / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
Bob LeRose
Letters
Jean Simek

Job Number
B-3977
Genre
war
Characters
The O.S.S. [Control (origin); Vito De Cicco (death); Dina (intro, flashback)]

The Friendly Killers! (Table of Contents: 5)

O.S.S. Spies at War / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Ric Estrada
Colors
Bob LeRose
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
B-3978
Genre
war
Characters
The O.S.S. [Control; Mickey; Molly]; Kapitan Ernst Von Tessler (villain)

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

It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's the Answer Man! / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

#38 Steve Mitchell (Table of Contents: 7)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Michael Catron
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Script credit confirmed by Michael Catron.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Graves with No Names]
    O.S.S. Spies at War
  2. 1. Graves with No Names
    O.S.S. Spies at War
  3. 2. Onward and Upward
    DC Publishorial
  4. 3. The World's Greatest Spy
    Critic's Corner
  5. 4. Another Pin-- Another Death!
    O.S.S. Spies at War
  6. 5. The Friendly Killers!
    O.S.S. Spies at War
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's the Answer Man!
  8. 7. #38 Steve Mitchell
    DC Profiles
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