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(September 1963)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Bruno Premiani
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doom Patrol [Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]
Reprints:

Three Against the Earth! (chapter 1) (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Bruno Premiani
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Roy Jamison (villain); Tim Logan (villain); Enrico Fermi (flashback)
Synopsis:
When a secret organization plants a camera and tape recorder on Rita the Chief's photograph is published for the first time but he has still cunningly managed to keep his past a secret.
Reprints:

How to Spend a Summer Week! (Table of Contents)

Binky / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Binky Biggs
Synopsis:
Binky's friend misses out on lots of summer fun by finding excuses not to do anything.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated August 1953 and October 1956.

The Conspiracy of the Green-Headed League (chapter 2) (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Bruno Premiani
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; The Green-Headed League (villains)
Synopsis:
The secret organization turns out to be aliens doing advance work for an invasion but the Doom Patrol convinces them that Earth cannot be conquered.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Adventurers' Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Murray Boltinoff; Alex Toth
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
includes biography of Alex Toth
Keywords:
biography

Indexer Notes

letters from: Ricky Katz, Kenneth C. Jacobs, Robert Hull, Ben Bushman

Hot Cargo to Nowhere (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Sherman
Inks:
Howard Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Captain Bradford's experimental hydrofoil freighter is taken over by a strange amorphous creature.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doom Patrol
  2. 1. Three Against the Earth! (chapter 1)
    Doom Patrol
  3. 2. How to Spend a Summer Week!
    Binky
  4. 3. The Conspiracy of the Green-Headed League (chapter 2)
    Doom Patrol
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Adventurers' Club
  6. 5. Hot Cargo to Nowhere
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner