(June 1967)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan, Apr, July & Oct
On-sale date:
1967-04-25
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

The Royal Flush Gang vs. The Justice League! (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:
Royal Flush Gang [Ace; King; Queen; Jack; Ten]; Justice League of America [JLA; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (Added by Greg Fischer, October 2007).

History-Making Costumes of the Royal-Flush Gang! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Hal Jordan (does not appear as Green Lantern)]; Alvin Marley (first appearance; death); Irene Marley (first appearance); Dr. Clay Rockwell (first appearance); Oleg Kormann; Royal Flush Gang [Ace [Professor Amos Fortune; Serpent Man]; King [Alexander the Great]; Queen [Elizabeth the First]; Jack [Sir Lancelot]; Ten [Judge Duffy]] (villains)
Synopsis:
When Hal Jordan is gravely injured after retrieving a mysterious parcel, the Justice League must set off on a search for an ancient treasure, which the Royal Flush Gang is also seeking, disguised as various historical and legendary figures.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story us told in two chapters, each ending in 1/2 page.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (May 2007).

Presenting the Man of the Hour -- Clark Kent! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman (DC, 1939 series) #197 [80 Page Giant #G-36], on sale April 11

["I just broke the propellor blade on my plane."] (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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by John Abelson of New Haven, Connecticut

[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 Leonard Rosenberg; Earl Krizek; Pittsburgh Sam; Ellen Shipley

The Seas Quake at His Very Name... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Aquaman (DC, 1962 series) #34, on sale May 2

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Mark Gruenwald; Larry Rotolo; Paul Seydor (no editorial responses)

The Battle That Rocks the Universe! (Table of Contents)

The Flash and The Spectre / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #72, on sale April 20

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan (illustration)
Inks:
George Klein (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale in late April and early May 1967, with partial cover art from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #351

Mystery of the Million-Dollar Briefcase! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Dick wonders why Ed knows so much about everything, and Ed explains it's because he visits the library regularly.

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Royal Flush Gang vs. The Justice League!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. History-Making Costumes of the Royal-Flush Gang!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. Presenting the Man of the Hour -- Clark Kent!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["I just broke the propellor blade on my plane."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  6. 5. The Seas Quake at His Very Name...
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room - Extra
  8. 7. The Battle That Rocks the Universe!
    The Flash and The Spectre
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  10. 9. Mystery of the Million-Dollar Briefcase!
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