(December 1964)

DC, 1960 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:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Mando (beginning with #254)
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#s 39, 48, 58, 67, 76, 110-116, 200 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Attack of the Star-Bolt Warrior! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky; Murphy Anderson ?
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman; Brain Storm
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from JLA Archives. Murphy Anderson art credits per Julius Schwartz' editorial records. Credited in Justice League of America #39 (November 1965) to Sekowsky and Anderson. Previously credited here to Mike Sekowsky (pencils), Bernard Sachs (inks).

Children of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
celebration of United Nations Day (October 24) with a description of the U.N. Declaration of the Rights of a Child

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated December 1960.

Attack of the Star-Bolt Warrior! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Superman]; Brain Storm (introduction, villain)
Synopsis:
Brain Storm gathers the JLA as witnesses to his execution of Green Lantern for the murder of his brother.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.
Story is told in three chapters, each ending in 2/3 page.

Metamorpho the Element Man (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Charles Paris
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #57 [first Metamorpho], on sale October 29

["Drag... Haul... Pull..."] (Table of Contents)

What's the Difference Between... / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction

Follow the Adventures of Batman and Robin (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #168 and Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #334

["If the earth's 3-billion-year history of life..."] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

JLA Mail Room / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky (logo illustration)
Inks:
Bernard Sachs ? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Jack Callenberg; Steve Tamerius; Gary Hornback; Random Scott

Special Silver Anniversary Issue! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #5 [Batman's Silver Anniversary], on sale October 29

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Attack of the Star-Bolt Warrior!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Children of Tomorrow!
  3. 2. Attack of the Star-Bolt Warrior!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. Metamorpho the Element Man
    Metamorpho
  5. 4. ["Drag... Haul... Pull..."]
    What's the Difference Between...
  6. 5. Follow the Adventures of Batman and Robin
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. ["If the earth's 3-billion-year history of life..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  9. 8. Special Silver Anniversary Issue!
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • David B
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Allen Ross