(February-March 1965)

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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

Case of the Hooded Hijackers! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints:
Keywords:
tires

Don't Give Fire a Place to Start! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Synopsis:
Superboy puts out a fire at the Smallville Teen-Age Club which inspires them to start a project to educate people about fire prevention.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously published in DC comics cover-dated July 1954.

Case of the Hooded Hijackers! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 13.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The "Highbrow" Dillon Gang (villains); Jean Loring; Bullets Andrews (villain); Hooded Hijackers (villains)
Synopsis:
The Atom and Jean Loring become embroiled in a struggle between rival criminal gangs.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Whose Face Does the Enemy See in His Smoking Sights? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

G. I. Joe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Inside The Atom / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
? (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters from: Sal Iacopelli, Paul Bakulski, Bob Butts, Sherman Howard, Ronald Myers

Jules Verne's Crystal Ball! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jules Verne; Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt
Synopsis:
The Atom travels back to the year 1888 and helps writer Jules Verne recover the crystal ball of Nostradamus from a gang of thieves.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Nostradamus; Time Pool; time travel

Indexer Notes

A "Time Pool" story. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Readers.. The Most Sensational Bargains in Thrilling Stories Today... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Weighing an average of 85 pounds, the sea otter..."] (Table of Contents)

It's a Small World / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (May 2007).

Make It A Happy Holiday -- With The Best In Comics (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Case of the Hooded Hijackers!
    The Atom
  2. 1. Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Case of the Hooded Hijackers!
    Atom
  4. 3. Whose Face Does the Enemy See in His Smoking Sights?
    G. I. Joe
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Inside The Atom
  6. 5. Jules Verne's Crystal Ball!
    The Atom
  7. 6. Readers.. The Most Sensational Bargains in Thrilling Stories Today...
  8. 7. ["Weighing an average of 85 pounds, the sea otter..."]
    It's a Small World
  9. 8. Make It A Happy Holiday -- With The Best In Comics
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  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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