(December-January 1966)

DC, 1964 Series
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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

The Shrike Strikes at Night! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Shrike
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Builders of the Future! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff; (Morris Waldinger heads?)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff; (Morris Waldinger heads?)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Shows the importance of UNESCO funding in building schools in Africa.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Shrike Strikes at Night! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; the Shrike [Toros Tos]; Boros Bron
Synopsis:
The Hawks battle the Shrike, a flying villain whose wings can generate lightning or wind. When defeated, he confesses that he does not know how he gained his powers, so they figure out that he is from the planet Moronon and return him there, where they are attacked by the forces of the evil ruler, who knows that the Shrike is the rightful monarch.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Story is divided into three chapters, each ending in 2/3 page.
The Shrike is based on a sketch submitted by Dave Cockrum (revealed in the letter column of issue #13).
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Ultra the Multi-Alien (Table of Contents)

Ultra the Multi-Alien / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #104, on sale October 28

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman's Roost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Mike Toman; Mike Friedrich; Ben Creisler; John Cardoza

By Popular Demand (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #176 [80 Page Giant #G-17]

They Had to Invent a New Kind of Medal (Table of Contents)

Johnny Cloud; Haunted Tank / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

house ad for G.I. Combat (DC, 1957 series) #115

They're Brainy... They're Brawny... They're Beautifu! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl; Wonder Woman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #63, on sale October 21

["Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week..."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6335

Genre:
humor

Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen (Table of Contents)

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #89

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Shrike Strikes at Night!
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Builders of the Future!
  3. 2. The Shrike Strikes at Night!
    Hawkman
  4. 3. Ultra the Multi-Alien
    Ultra the Multi-Alien
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman's Roost
  6. 5. By Popular Demand
    Batman
  7. 6. They Had to Invent a New Kind of Medal
    Johnny Cloud; Haunted Tank
  8. 7. They're Brainy... They're Brawny... They're Beautifu!
    Supergirl; Wonder Woman
  9. 8. ["Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week..."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  10. 9. Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
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