Showcase #3 (DC, 1956) CGC VG 4.0 OFF-WHITE TO WHITE pages.Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionShowcase #3 (D.C. Comics, 1956). 7-8/1956 - Cover art by Jerry Grandenetti. "The Frogmen!" Part I: The Making of a Frogman!, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Russ Heath; A puny guy has volunteered to train as a frogman (USN UDT, precursors to USN SEALs), but is immediately nicknamed "Sardine" by guys called "Shark" and "Whale." The First Frogmen!; Historical article on Assyrian "frogmen" and Revolutionary War "submarines" trying to sink ships, then WWII frogmen. Part II of "The Frogmen!" Flying Frogmen!, script by Robert Kanigher, art by Russ Heath; The team kills the shark, and "Sardine" and the guys graduate as frogmen; Flying to the Pacific, their DC-4 is shot down, then rammed by a Jap cruiser.
Page Quality: OFF-WHITE TO WHITE
Artists/Writers: Robert Kanigher story Russ Heath cover and art
Significance: Frogmen. Grey tone cover.
CGC census 1/20: 15 in 4.0, 28 higher.
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