(January 1963)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb, May, Aug, and Nov
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

World of Perilous Traps! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Jack Adler ?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

World of Perilous Traps! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12.33 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Dusty; Frank; Magot; Sinestro (villain); subhumans of Kyrba (flashback); Qwardians (villains)
Synopsis:
In their last encounter, Sinestro implanted a telpathic command into Hal Jordan's mind, which causes him to release Sinestro from his imprisonment. Sinestro then transports Hal to Qward for a battle, where Hal tricks him into thinking he no longer has his Green Lantern Ring and then imprisons Sinestro again.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story told in two chapters, each ending in 2/3 page.
References Green Lantern #15. Character appearances, synopsis, and notes from Donald Dale Milne.

Touchdown for Picasso! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Stan; friend of Stan's; Biff Drake
Synopsis:
Stan learns that his favorite football player also enjoys the fine arts.

Indexer Notes

Information for this sequence provided by Donald Dale Milne on 2 August 2004. Credits from a list by Lionel English.

It's Hard to Believe, But-- (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Science information on: blood capillaries, erosion by rain, Mars, and MASERs. Information for this sequence from Donald Dale Milne on 2 August 2004.

Green Lantern vs. Power Ring! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane (pencils pages 1-6; layouts pages 7-12); Mike Sekowsky (pencils pages 7-12)
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Bill Baggett (introduction)
Synopsis:
During a series of distance control tests, Bill Baggett finds Hal Jordan's ring and uses it for destruction before Hal overcomes him through willpower and regains the ring.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencils correction (was "Gil Kane (layouts by Sekowsky on pages 7-12"), character appearances, and synopsis from Donald Dale Milne on 2 August 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. World of Perilous Traps!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. World of Perilous Traps!
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Touchdown for Picasso!
  4. 3. It's Hard to Believe, But--
  5. 4. Green Lantern vs. Power Ring!
    Green Lantern
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Dwayne Best
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer