(May 1964)

DC, 1964 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan, April, July, and Oct
On-sale date:
1964-03-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Terrible Secret of Negative Man! (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doom Patrol [Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]]
Reprints:
Keywords:
bank vaults; robots

The Terrible Secret of Negative Man (part 1) (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 10.67 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]]; VILLAINS: Brotherhood of Evil [Madame Rouge; The Brain; Monsieur Mallah]
Synopsis:
The Brotherhood of Evil tricks Negative Man into helping them steal the secret plans for a machine that can enlarge objects to giant size.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1. Vs Brotherhood of Evil, also in 90, 93, 96, 97, 104, 108-113, 115, 121.

Meet the Mysterious Mr. Cipher (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Blackhawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Names Do Hurt! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
You shouldn't make fun of people.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Ride a Sea-Going Thunderbolt... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Captain Storm / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Patrol Postscripts / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Inks:
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

excerpts from reader letters

The Toys of Terror (part 2) (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 5.67 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]]; Madame Rouge (villain)
Synopsis:
Negative Man stops the plans of the Brotherhood of Evil by removing his bandages and revealing his radioactive powers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2

["Here's an open spot in the jungle."] (Table of Contents)

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Peter Puptent
Reprints:
Keywords:
jungle; sleeping bags

Robotman Fights Alone (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 7.67 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]]; Vince Harding (villain)
Reprints:

It Ripped Itself Loose (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tomahawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Terrible Secret of Negative Man!
    Doom Patrol
  2. 1. The Terrible Secret of Negative Man (part 1)
    Doom Patrol
  3. 2. Meet the Mysterious Mr. Cipher
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. Names Do Hurt!
  5. 4. Ride a Sea-Going Thunderbolt...
    Captain Storm
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Patrol Postscripts
  7. 6. The Toys of Terror (part 2)
    Doom Patrol
  8. 7. ["Here's an open spot in the jungle."]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  9. 8. Robotman Fights Alone
    Doom Patrol
  10. 9. It Ripped Itself Loose
    Tomahawk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
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  • Jim Stangas
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