(February 1966)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan, July and Oct (semi-monthly Nov)
On-sale date:
1965-12-09
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

Metamorpho Says No! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]]; Metamorpho [Rex Mason]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencilling and inking credits per Julius Schwartz' editorial records. Inking formerly credited to Murphy Anderson and Bernard Sachs. Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.

Metamorpho Says -- No! (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 League of America [The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman (flashback; cameo); Hawkman (flashback; cameo)]; Metamorpho [Rex Mason] (guest star); Unimaginable (villain)
Synopsis:
When Metamorpho refuses membership, the Unimaginable demands to be admitted in his place.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

DC's Immortal 6! (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock's 6 Battle Stars / 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 Our Army at War (DC, 1952 series) #164 [80 Page Giant #G-19], on sale December 16

Warning! (Table of Contents)

The Spectre / 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 Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #60 [first Silver Age Spectre], on sale November 25

The Invisible Handicap! (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:
The class get a lesson on not making fun of those who are different.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

["If the force exerted by the human heart..."] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Ratios / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Susan Sheridan; Frank Tower; Scott Taylor; Bill Arundale; Bob Butts; Leonard Tirado

DC Blazes a New Path in Comics History! (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown; Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.3 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #48 [first Challengers-Doom Patrol team-up]

["Uoy! Gnidaer rouy cimoc sgam!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Mxyzptlk; Superman

Indexer Notes

subscription advertisement; ten issues for $1.00

["The first telescopic observations of Saturn..."] (Table of Contents)

Planets of Wonder / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Definitely Coming... the Brand New Look! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Indexer Notes

house ad for DC Comics Go-Go Checks cover design

["Let me see that custom car kit!"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Center / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6354

Genre:
humor

He's Nightman! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / 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 Woulds' Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #155

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Metamorpho Says No!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Metamorpho Says -- No!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. DC's Immortal 6!
    Sgt. Rock's 6 Battle Stars
  4. 3. Warning!
    The Spectre
  5. 4. The Invisible Handicap!
  6. 5. ["If the force exerted by the human heart..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  8. 7. DC Blazes a New Path in Comics History!
    Challengers of the Unknown; Doom Patrol
  9. 8. ["Uoy! Gnidaer rouy cimoc sgam!"]
  10. 9. ["The first telescopic observations of Saturn..."]
    Planets of Wonder
  11. 10. Definitely Coming... the Brand New Look!
  12. 11. ["Let me see that custom car kit!"]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  13. 12. He's Nightman!
    Superman and Batman
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