(November-December 1968)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and Oct. (semi-monthly, Nov.)
On-sale date:
1968-09-24
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) #G53 and as G-53 on indicia page.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]; Atom [Ray Palmer]]
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Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (added by Gregory Fischer, May 2009).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
various (illustrations)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Doom of the Star Diamond (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 [The Flash [Barry Allen]; Aquaman; Batman; Martian Manhunter; Wonder Woman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Superman; Snapper Carr; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (joins)]; Carthan (villain); Xandor
Synopsis:
Carthan, banished from his homeworld Dryanna to Earth by his ruler Xandor, attempts to contact the Justice League for help but cannot do so directly. He activates three machines of destruction that hold him to Earth and takes Green Arrow hostage, hoping that the Justice League can deactivate the machines and free him.
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The Menace of the 'Atom' Bomb! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 24.33 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; Batman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Superman; Wonder Woman; Snapper Carr; The Atom [Ray Palmer] (joins)]; Anton Kraft (flashback); Professor Amos Fortune [as Mister Memory] (villain); Hector Hammond; Pied Piper; Sea Thief; Angle Man; Doctor Davis
Synopsis:
The Justice League unanimously elects The Atom for membership, but nobody knows who he is. The Power Ring tells them about The Atom, and they go to investigate in Ivy Town. Shortly, Atom gets amnesia, the work of Mister Memory and his de-memonitor, who has captured the entire Justice League, leaving Atom the only one who can save them.
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Riddle of the Runaway Room! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp (pg. 1 only); Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Aquaman; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkman [Katar Hol] (joins); Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Snapper Carr; Superman; Wonder Woman]; Hawkgirl (cameo); Joe Perry (villain); Super-Duper (villain)
Synopsis:
Hawkman's first case as a member of the Justice League involves low-level crook Joe Parry who has come into possession of an alien machine with which he creates three different threats against the JLA.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. Doom of the Star Diamond
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. The Menace of the 'Atom' Bomb!
    Justice League of America
  5. 4. Riddle of the Runaway Room!
    Justice League of America
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