Creation of Department of Defense
Christmas 1942 on U.S.S. Samuel Chase at Gibraltar.
Shares page with third page advertisements.
Movie reviews of Holiday in Mexico; Home, Sweet Homicide; and I've Always Loved You.
Bank robbers for the Confederate cause
First appearance of The Sad Sack in standard comic book format. Sad Sack cartoons were previously printed in The Sad Sack (Simon and Schuster, 1944 series), The New Sad Sack (Simon and Schuster, 1946 series) hardcovers, and in The Sad Sack (Armed Forces Edition, 1945) oblong paperback.
The cartoons include an editorial called "Operation Snafu," reminding readers to continue supporting the needs of military personnel even though the war had ended.
Second in series.
Reader submitted jokes and gags.