(December 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 (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

The Justice Leaguers' Impossible Adventure! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Sid Greene; Wayne Boring (Superman's face)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]]; The Impossible
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).

The Justice Leaguers' Impossible Adventure! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Atom [Ray Palmer] (cameo); Batman [Bruce Wayne] (cameo); Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (cameo); Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (cameo); Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall] (cameo); Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Snapper Carr (cameo); Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]]; Impossibles (villains); Aphrodite (flashback); Contras (villains)
Synopsis:
Five Justice Leaguers are teleported to a distant world where their super-powers are removed by the three Impossibles. They then must defeat the attacking Contras.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Green Kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (May 2007).

[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; Joseph Arul

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letter submitted by Ken Ahlstrand

Bad News! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superman (DC, 1939 series) #202 [80 Page Giant #G-42], on sale October 17

["What are you doing with the submarine..."] (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:
6579

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Craig Sanders of Cincinnati, Ohio

["The winner!"] (Table of Contents)

Dig What's Coming / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed); Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff; Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff; Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #175 [second Flash-Superman race], contained in a Boltinoff humor strip

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of DC comics on sale in late October and early November 1967; includes cover art for Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #370 and Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #207

Greatest Action Teams in History! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky; Bruno Premiani; Dick Dillin; Joe Orlando (illustrations)
Inks:
Bernard Sachs; Bruno Premiani; Charles Cuidera; Mike Esposito (illustrations)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; house ad promoting DC's superhero teams, including the Justice League of America, the Doom Patrol, the Blackhawks, and the Inferior Five

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Justice Leaguers' Impossible Adventure!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. The Justice Leaguers' Impossible Adventure!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room - Extra
  5. 4. Bad News!
    Superman
  6. 5. ["What are you doing with the submarine..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  7. 6. ["The winner!"]
    Dig What's Coming
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  9. 8. Greatest Action Teams in History!
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