(March 1965)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Feb, May, Aug, and Nov
On-sale date:
1965-01-14
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

Issue Notes

On sale date from house ad in Hawkman #6.


The Prisoner in the Golden Mask! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aerialist [Otto Fisher]
Reprints:

Prisoner of the Golden Mask! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Elke Hensen (flashback; death); Aerialist [Otto Fisher] (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
The Aerialist uses a magnetic yellow mask to take control of Green Lantern.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Friends Across the Seas (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
School children from around the world discuss letters from their pen-pals (promoting 1965 as International Cooperation Year).

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern's Mail Chute / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Walter Smith; Pail Bakulski; Frank Tower

["The largest mountainous mass on Earth..."] (Table of Contents)

It's Hard to Believe But - / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

The Magazine You Asked For! (Table of Contents)

Secret Origins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #8 [More Secret Origins], on sale January 14

The Eagle Crusader of Earth! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Synopsis:
The radiation from a thinking machine causes Green Lantern to switch minds with an eagle.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1964
No circulation information given.
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc,. Harry Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz, P.H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S.U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Prisoner in the Golden Mask!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Prisoner of the Golden Mask!
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Friends Across the Seas
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  5. 4. ["The largest mountainous mass on Earth..."]
    It's Hard to Believe But -
  6. 5. The Magazine You Asked For!
    Secret Origins
  7. 6. The Eagle Crusader of Earth!
    Green Lantern
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Steve Jenner
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer