(February 1982)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-10-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Editing
Mike W. Barr
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75" (12.7 cm x 17.1cm)
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
C-795
Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock; Bulldozer; Little Sure-shot; Wild Man
Keywords
tanks; World War II

Sgt. Rock (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr [as MWB] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7854
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm Rock, topkick of Easy Co. ...
Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock

Indexer Notes

Introduction to stories.

Battle Tags for Easy Co.! (Table of Contents: 3)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Reprints

I Kid You Not! (Table of Contents: 4)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
J-7854
Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credited to Kubert on first page, but story on Robin Snyder's index of Kanigher stories.

A Penny for Jackie Johnson! (Table of Contents: 5)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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 Our Army At War #179 where this story originally appeared.

Head-Count (Table of Contents: 6)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
war
Reprints

Calling Easy Co.! (Table of Contents: 7)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock; Sid; Mack; Al; Nick
Synopsis
Sgt. Rock sends four men to hold No-Return Hill overnight until Easy Company can move up.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reformatted to fill 13 full pages.

[Battle Classics #2 cover] (Table of Contents: 8)

Sgt. Rock / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
C-843
Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock

Indexer Notes

Originally intended as the cover for the never-published Battle Classics #2. Complete with trade dress.

[Battle Classics #3 cover] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sgt. Rock / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Originally intended as the cover for the never-published Battle Classics #3.

Sergeants Aren't Born--! (Table of Contents: 10)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Reprints

Another Dynamite Comic from the house of Dynamic Concepts! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Sgt. Rock] (Table of Contents: 12)

Sgt. Rock / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock; Bulldozer; Sid; Mack; Ice Cream Soldier; Wild Man; Johnny Doe; Jackie Johnson; Heavy; Piper; Little Sure-Shot; Nick; Al

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Headshots of the members of Easy Company and a list of titles of the stories in the issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. Sgt. Rock
  3. 2. ["I'm Rock, topkick of Easy Co. ..."]
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. Battle Tags for Easy Co.!
    Sgt. Rock
  5. 4. I Kid You Not!
    Sgt. Rock
  6. 5. A Penny for Jackie Johnson!
    Sgt. Rock
  7. 6. Head-Count
    Sgt. Rock
  8. 7. Calling Easy Co.!
    Sgt. Rock
  9. 8. [Battle Classics #2 cover]
    Sgt. Rock
  10. 9. [Battle Classics #3 cover]
    Sgt. Rock
  11. 10. Sergeants Aren't Born--!
    Sgt. Rock
  12. 11. Another Dynamite Comic from the house of Dynamic Concepts!
    Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew
  13. 12. [Sgt. Rock]
    Sgt. Rock
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
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  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
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