(August-September 1967)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1967-06-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
George Kashdan
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #112-117, 120)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia date: August-September 1967. Cover date: September.


Hail, Galg the Destroyer! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman; Atom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; The Atom; Galg
Reprints:

Galg the Destroyer (Table of Contents)

Aquaman; Atom / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquababy; Aqualad; Aquaman; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Dr. Vulko (Atlantean scientist); Imp (Aqualad's giant sea horse); Galg the Destroyer (mutant plankton scientist/monster); Galg's raiders; Queen Mera; Storm (Aquaman's giant sea horse)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1: pages 1-8. Part 2: pages 9-15. Part 3: pages 16-23. The last page of each part is half a page. The story is long 21.5 pages in all, but is told on 23 pages. No credits.

Pencils credit from Mark Evanier and confirmed by Bob Bailey and Gene Reed.

Cap's Hobby Hints (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed); Tom Hatcher (idea)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6531

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
How to use adhesive tape to store model car wheel discs.

Indexer Notes

Subtitle: How To Do It Better. Thanks go to Tom Hatcher (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada).

The Little Fellows (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Speaks of important short men through history such as Napoleon Bonaparte, Billy the Kid (born William H. Bonney or Henry McCarty), John Horton Slaughter and Tom Thumb (born Charles Sherwood Stratton).

Indexer Notes

No credits.

Direct Currents (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Previews DC Comics on sale June 27-29, 1967.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Hail, Galg the Destroyer!
    Aquaman; Atom
  2. 1. Galg the Destroyer
    Aquaman; Atom
  3. 2. Cap's Hobby Hints
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  4. 3. The Little Fellows
  5. 4. Direct Currents
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