(June-July 1958)

DC, 1958 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1958-04-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (listed editor); Lawrence Nadle (actual editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[On the Artillery Range] (Table of Contents)

Pvt. Doberman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; military
Characters
Pvt. Duane Doberman; Sgt. Ernie Bilko

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[As American as Apple Pie] (Table of Contents: 2)

Pvt. Doberman / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Cal Howard ?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; military
Characters
Pvt. Duane Doberman; Sgt. Ernie Bilko; Cpl. Rocco Barbella; Col. John T. Hall; Sgt. Ritzik; Sgt. Sylvester Grover; Gen. Mullin
Synopsis
As a result of his taking a mail-order course on how to be a spy, Doberman becomes convinced that two of the base staff are enemy agents.

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

The Adventures of Bob Hope; The Adventures of Jerry Lewis / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Khaki-Yaks / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Hasen
Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Irwin Hasen
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cpl. Jackson is baby-sitting for the colonel!
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A paratrooper carries a baby into battle; a fighter pilot is propositioned.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately before the 11th page of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Nature's Prize Pupil! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; nature
Synopsis
Examples of how humanity has adapted characteristics of certain animals to their own use.

Indexer Notes

On the page between the 18th and 19th pages of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Bunker Hill Sporting Goods Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [On the Artillery Range]
    Pvt. Doberman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. [As American as Apple Pie]
    Pvt. Doberman
  4. 3. ["To the boys and girls of America..."]
    The Adventures of Bob Hope; The Adventures of Jerry Lewis
  5. 4. ["Cpl. Jackson is baby-sitting for the colonel!"]
    Khaki-Yaks
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  7. 6. Nature's Prize Pupil!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Bunker Hill Sporting Goods Co.
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
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