(March 1964)

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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:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Planets in Peril! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange and Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Adam Strange; Hawkman [Carter Hall; Katar Hol] (inset)
Reprints:
Keywords:
spacehelmets

Planets in Peril (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange and Hawkman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (pages 1-8, 19-25); Murphy Anderson (pages 9-18)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Hawkman [Carter Hall; Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Hall; Shayera Hol]; Sardath; Oran Dargg (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Adam and Hawkman must team up to prevent Earth and Rann from destroying each other.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Crossover between Adam Strange and Hawkman; this was the first of several. Pencil credits listed in the letter column in this issue [MN - 12/2006]. Pages 8, 18 & 25 are all 0.67 pages of comic story and 0.33 pages of ads. Story is broken down as follows: Page 1, splash page; Pages 2-8, "Planets in Peril -- Chapter One Starring Adam Strange"; Pages 9-18, "Planets in Peril -- Chapter Two Starring Hawkman"; Pages 19-25, "Planets in Peril! Chapter Three -- Co-Starring Adam Strange and Hawkman".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Via Rocket Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Title of letters page is usually "Wonders of Space Via Rocket Mail" but first part is omitted here. Letters from Phil Cetrone, Gary D. Wolley, Thomas M. Batiuk.

["Zeta Aurigae is a double star system..."] (Table of Contents)

Our Strange Universe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Planets in Peril!
    Adam Strange and Hawkman
  2. 1. Planets in Peril
    Adam Strange and Hawkman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Via Rocket Mail
  4. 3. ["Zeta Aurigae is a double star system..."]
    Our Strange Universe
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Chris Boyko
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Clayton Emery
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk