(July 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1966-05-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color comic
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Modern US
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Immortal Man; Animal Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Immortal Man; A-Man [Animal Man]

Dynamite's Coming! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; house ad for Swing with Scooter (DC, 1066 series) #2, on sale June 7

A-Man- The Man With the Animal Powers (Table of Contents)

Animal Man / comic story / 12.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
A-Man [Buddy Baker]; Roger Denning; Grabo
Synopsis:
Buddy Baker uses his animal powers to fight crime and learns the limitations of those powers as he pursues a gang of crooks who have a machine that can telepathically control animals.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

third Animal Man story (previously in Strange Adventures #180 and #184); first in costume, using the name of A-Man

Natural Beauty -- Everybody's Fight (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff; Lyndon Johnson
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
excerpts from a speech by President Lyndon Johnson regarding the preservation of nature

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Immortal Man (Table of Contents)

Immortal Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Kirk Jason [Immortal Man]; Helen Phelps
Synopsis:
The immortal man uses his powers against a strange monster, sacrificing another of his lives to defeat it.

Indexer Notes

third Immortal Man story (previously in Strange Adventures #177 and #185)

A 2nd Star Collection of the Strange Lives of Batman and Robin! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #182 [80 Page Giant #G-24], on sale May 12

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1965
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months: 187,920
Actual number of copies sold for issue nearest filing date: 216,835
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Estate of Harry Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S. U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Ave, New York, N.Y., 10022

Science Backs Fable of Loch Ness Monster (Table of Contents)

Strange But True / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Immortal Man; Animal Man
  2. 1. Dynamite's Coming!
    Swing with Scooter
  3. 2. A-Man- The Man With the Animal Powers
    Animal Man
  4. 3. Natural Beauty -- Everybody's Fight
  5. 4. Immortal Man
    Immortal Man
  6. 5. A 2nd Star Collection of the Strange Lives of Batman and Robin!
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. Science Backs Fable of Loch Ness Monster
    Strange But True
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