(May 1969)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly (with the exception of Jan., Apr., July and 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

Death-Orbit! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
S-127

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]]
Reprints:
Keywords:
outer space

Indexer Notes

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

...And So My World Ends! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [JLA; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz] (leaves); Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]]; Diana Prince [Wonder Woman]; I Ching; Commander Blanx (villain)
Synopsis:
Martian Manhunter returns to enlist the League in a battle against the White Martian Commander Blanx. Unfortunately, the fight renders Mars uninhabitable and the survivors leave for another planet, with J'onn accompanying them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Super... Special... (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #156 [80 Page Giant #G-59], on sale March 6

A Shocker (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman with Robin / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #184, on sale March 13

Detective Comics #27 (Table of Contents)

Fact File / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Hanerfeld ?
Pencils:
Dick Sprang ? (illustration)
Inks:
Dick Sprang ? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-138

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
description of some of the other stories in Detective Comics (DC, 1938 series) #27 besides the Batman introduction story

Indexer Notes

#7 in a series

A Saga of Sword and Sorcery! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #82 [first Nightmaster], on sale March 13

There's a New Excitement about Adventure Coming! (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #380, on sale March 27

[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 Jim Vlcko; Gordon Flagg Jr.; Paul Nussbaum; John D. Taylor; Joe Rusnak

We're Having a Happening! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

house ad for Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #387 [Batman's 30th Anniversary]

["A human being could grow 60 feet tall.."] (Table of Contents)

Science Says You're Wrong / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks:
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from ?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Death-Orbit!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. ...And So My World Ends!
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. Super... Special...
    Superboy
  4. 3. A Shocker
    Superman and Batman with Robin
  5. 4. Detective Comics #27
    Fact File
  6. 5. A Saga of Sword and Sorcery!
    Nightmaster
  7. 6. There's a New Excitement about Adventure Coming!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  9. 8. We're Having a Happening!
    Batman
  10. 9. ["A human being could grow 60 feet tall.."]
    Science Says You're Wrong
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Allen Ross