(August-September 1963)

DC, 1962 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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

Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Jack Adler ?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Dr. Light [Arthur Light]
Reprints:
Keywords:
lightbulbs

Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Doctor Light; Jean Loring; Justice League of America [JLA; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz] (flashback only); Snapper Carr] (all cameo)
Synopsis:
Doctor Light sets a trap for the Atom in another dimension to test a new means to destroy the Justice League.
Reprints:

Celebrate the Silver Anniversary of Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

The Strange Lives of Batman and Robin (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff; Dick Sprang
Inks:
Charles Paris; Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #5

How Not to Enjoy a Vacation! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Terry, the Green family's dog, recalls everything that went wrong on their terrible vacation.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated October 1957.

See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane... (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friand Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt
Inks:
Kurt
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Lois Lane Annual (DC, 1962 series) #2

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Inside the Atom / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Joe Finley, E. Nelson Bridwell, Marty Riske, Jack Harris

The Purloined Miniatures (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Bill Wilson; Rodney Morton; Jean Loring; Alfred Trask (villain); Warden Barnes
Synopsis:
Jean Loring loses her first case when she defends a man accused in a museum theft, and it's up to the Atom to prove the man was framed.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb!
    The Atom
  2. 1. Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb!
    The Atom
  3. 2. Celebrate the Silver Anniversary of Superman!
    Superman
  4. 3. The Strange Lives of Batman and Robin
  5. 4. How Not to Enjoy a Vacation!
  6. 5. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane...
    Superman's Girl Friand Lois Lane
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Inside the Atom
  8. 7. The Purloined Miniatures
    The Atom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll