(November-December 1967)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of Jan., Apr., July & Oct.
On-sale date:
1967-09-21
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) #G41 and as G-41 on indicia page.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. The GCD originally had Murphy Anderson on inks for the cover (added by Greg Fischer, October 2007).

Prize Stories of the World's Greatest Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky (illustrations)
Inks:
Bernard Sachs (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

The World of No Return! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 25.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Aquaman [Arthury Curry; Orin]; Snapper Carr]; Despero (villain, intro); Sardanna; Jasonar
Synopsis:
The Flash must beat Despero in a strange chess-like game to save the other members of the Justice League and the people of Despero's home dimension, Kalanor.
Reprints:

Where the Action Is... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #57

Never Too Late... to Get on the Bomba Trail! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Charles Cuidera
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

house ad for Bomba the Jungle Boy (DC, 1967 series) #2, on sale September 12

The Wheel of Misfortune! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Snapper Carr]; Amos Fortune (intro, villain); Hazel Deeping; August Jones; Charles Hobart
Synopsis:
Professor Amos Fortune has found a way to control luck itself with his Stimoluck device, and the Justice League must find a way to overcome his unnaturally good luck while dealing with their own unnaturally bad luck.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original pages 2-7 removed from reprint.

For Lightning-Fast Action... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #174

Green Lantern's Power Ring (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #57, on sale October 12

Spectre-acular Announcement! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Spectre (DC, 1967 series) #1, on sale September 23

The World's Greatest Adventure Team! (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:
?

Indexer Notes

house ad for World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #171

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Leonard Rosenberg; Bernard Reynolds; Raejean Filey

For Sale--the Justice League! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Snapper Carr]; Pete Ricketts (villain); Caleb Ray; Amazo (cameo)
Synopsis:
While Superman and Batman are away in Dimension X, small-time gangster Pete Ricketts finds a strange ray that he uses to turn the Justice League into a gang of mind-controlled criminals that he auctions off to the highest bidder.
Reprints:

There's Danger in the Air! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Atom (DC, 1964 series) #34, on sale October 3

["Your planes look neat hanging from the ceiling!"] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6564

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Ryke Erikson of Whitefish, Montana

Ban Gloom! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

house ad for Teen Beat (DC, 1967 series) #1

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Trapani; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Sal Trapani; George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale the last week of September 1967; page includes cover art for Metamorpho (DC, 1967 series) #15 and Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #206

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Prize Stories of the World's Greatest Super-Heroes!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. The World of No Return!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. Where the Action Is...
    Justice League of America
  5. 4. Never Too Late... to Get on the Bomba Trail!
    Bomba the Jungle Boy
  6. 5. The Wheel of Misfortune!
    Justice League of America
  7. 6. For Lightning-Fast Action...
    The Flash
  8. 7. Green Lantern's Power Ring
    Green Lantern
  9. 8. Spectre-acular Announcement!
    The Spectre
  10. 9. The World's Greatest Adventure Team!
    Superman and Batman
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Giant JLA Mail Room
  12. 11. For Sale--the Justice League!
    Justice League of America
  13. 12. There's Danger in the Air!
    The Atom
  14. 13. ["Your planes look neat hanging from the ceiling!"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  15. 14. Ban Gloom!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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