(November-December 1966)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
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

Also designated on cover as 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #G29 and as G-29 on indicia page.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino; Ira Schnapp (insets)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Wonder Woman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Aquaman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Kanjar Ro; Xotar
Reprints:

Challenge of the Weapons Master! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 24.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs (chapters 1, 3, 5); Joe Giella (chapters 2, 4)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Aquaman; Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman; Superman; Snapper Carr]; Xotar (villain)
Synopsis:
Having found an ancient book that appears to indicate that he once defeated the JLA, Xotar travels from 11,960 to the present to test four weapons against the Justice League, in order to determine which weapon will help him defeat the Intersolar Police of his own day. But the JLA counters each of Xotar's weapons and returns him to face justice in his own time.
Reprints:
Keywords:
time travel

Indexer Notes

1 page cut (panels from pages 8 and 9 of the original story removed and rearranged).

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents)

AMT Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

sequential art advertisement for model car kits from the AMT Corporation.

He's Not: as Strong as Superman... (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Plastic Man (DC, 1966 series) #1, on sale September 22

Secret of the Sinister Sorcerers! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 24.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Aquaman; Batman; Superman; Snapper Carr]; Merlin; Mandini the Mage; Simon Magus (villain); The Troll King (villain); Saturna (villain); the Manticore; the Griffin; Jimmy Carr (cameo)
Synopsis:
All man-made inventions in the world stop functioning. The Justice League summons Merlin from the Magic Dimension to help find a way to restore Earth to normal.
Reprints:
Keywords:
magic; Magic-Land

Indexer Notes

1 page cut (page 9 of the original story).

Where the Action Is (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp; Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #49

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by M. E. Gosano; William F. Garnett; Wesley Myhre; Terrence Dossey

On the Go with Motorific! (Table of Contents)

Ideal Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

sequential art advertisement for Motorific trucks and cars from Ideal Toys

["Those water pipes keep sweating..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6391

Genre:
non-fiction

The Slave Ship of Space! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 21.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Batman; Aquaman; Wonder Woman; Superman; Snapper Carr]; Kanjar Ro (villain); Hyathis (villain); Kromm (villain); Sayyar (villain)
Synopsis:
Kanjar Ro forces the Justice League to help him defeat his enemies by freezing the people of Earth motionless. Only the combined voices of his enemies -- Kromm, Hyathis, and Sayyar -- saying "Kanjar Ro" can release them.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Dhor

Indexer Notes

4 pages cut (page 3 of the original, also panels rearranged and removed from pages 2 and 4, pages 6 and 7. and pages 11 and 12).

Follow the Adventures of Batman and Robin (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Pencils:
Murphy Anderson; Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson; Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp; Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Batman (DC, 1940 series) #186 and Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #357

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Challenge of the Weapons Master!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. AMT Makes the Party
    AMT Corporation
  4. 3. He's Not: as Strong as Superman...
    Plastic Man
  5. 4. Secret of the Sinister Sorcerers!
    Justice League of America
  6. 5. Where the Action Is
    Justice League of America
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Giant JLA Mail Room
  8. 7. On the Go with Motorific!
    Ideal Toys
  9. 8. ["Those water pipes keep sweating..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  10. 9. The Slave Ship of Space!
    Justice League of America
  11. 10. Follow the Adventures of Batman and Robin
    Batman and Robin
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