(September 1965)

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.; (semi-monthly Nov.)
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

Issue Notes

Copyright © National Periodical Publications, Inc., 1965.


Crisis on Earth-A! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (center panel); Bernard Sachs (vignettes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Earth-A]; Dr. Fate; The Atom [Al Pratt] (inset); Dr. Fate (inset); The Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset); Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (inset); Hawkman [Carter Hall] (inset); Mr. Terrific (inset); The Atom [Earth-A] (inset); Batman [Earth-A] (inset); The Flash [Earth-A] (inset); Green Lantern [Earth-A] (inset); Martian Manhunter [Earth-A]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking and lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.

Crisis on Earth-A! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice Society of America [The Atom [Al Pratt]; Dr. Fate; The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Mr. Terrific; Johnny Thunder [Earth-2]; Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt]; Lawless League [Ripper Jones [Superman]; Bill Gore [Batman]; Race Morrison [Flash]; Eddie Orson [Martian Manhunter]; Barney Judson [Atom]; Monk Loomis [Green Lantern]] (villains); Justice League of America [Superman [Earth-1]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [Earth-1]; Green Arrow [Earth-1]; Snapper Carr; Aquaman [Earth-1]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Batman [Earth-1]; Wonder Woman [Earth-1]] (all cameo); Johnny Thunder [Earth-1] (villain); Medusa-Man (villain); Absorbo-Man (villain); Repello-Man (villain)
Synopsis:
The JSA defeats the Lawless League and then the three monstrous creatures created by the Johnny Thunder of Earth-1. He concedes defeat and tells the Thunderbolt to turn back time to before he ever heard of him. T-Bolt then later stops Johnny when he's about to wonder if he has a counterpart on Earth-1 again, since all previous events were erased from everyone's minds.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is told in three chapters, each ending in 2/3 page.
Credits for script, pencils, inks and letters confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (May 2007).

[Lepus and Delphinus] (Table of Contents)

Star Names! / filler / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

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

["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"] (Table of Contents)

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Williams
Pencils:
Bill Williams
Inks:
Bill Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Rocky; Bullwinkle

Nature's Bill of Rights (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
Characters:
A man; two boys
Synopsis:
Two boys who are polluting a stream are given an anti-pollution lesson by a fisherman. Includes an excerpt from an 1869 Massachusetts Board of Health document.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly; credits from a list by Lionel English

Readers.. Why Do You Force Enemy Ace to Kill Again...? (Table of Contents)

Enemy Ace / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #58, on sale July 29

See Lois Lane Challenge Her Rivals for Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
>
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #14, on sale July 15

What's All the Hullaballoo About? (Table of Contents)

Starman and Black Canary / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #61

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

JLA Mailroom / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Joseph Arul, Alan Trahern, Guy H. Lillian III and Richard Flinchbaugh.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Crisis on Earth-A!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Crisis on Earth-A!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. [Lepus and Delphinus]
    Star Names!
  4. 3. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  5. 4. Nature's Bill of Rights
  6. 5. Readers.. Why Do You Force Enemy Ace to Kill Again...?
    Enemy Ace
  7. 6. See Lois Lane Challenge Her Rivals for Superman
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  8. 7. What's All the Hullaballoo About?
    Starman and Black Canary
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mailroom
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