(March-April 1975)

DC, 1960 Series
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Volume:
16
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (Editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (Associate Editor); Bob Rozakis (Assistant Editor)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
S-1847

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Elongated Man; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Black Canary; The Joker (inset); Johnny Peril (inset); Matter Master
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, August 2007. Colors and letters credits from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?
Job Number:
N-1228

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman; Wonder Woman; Green Arrow; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman]

Indexer Notes

Justice League figures reprinted from the cover of Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #58 (November-December 1967).

The Kid Who Won Hawkman's Wings! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
S-1852

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Elongated Man; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Flash [Barry Allen]]; Golden Eagle [Charley Parker] (introduction); Matter Master (villain); Commissioner George Emmett; Hawkman [Katar Hol] (cameo)
Synopsis:
Green Arrow investigates a letter set to the JLA and meets Charley Parker, who is following in Hawkman's crime-fighting footsteps as Golden Eagle. When the Matter Master challenges Golden Eagle, thinking that he's Hawkman, The Justice League steps in to help. After the villain is defeated, the real Hawkman makes a surprise appearance.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Mentachem; Midway City

Indexer Notes

First Charley Parker, the Golden Eagle.

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, May 2007. Colors credit from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

JLA Super-Villain Quiz! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis ?; E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
various (illustration)
Inks:
various (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1229

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Angle Man; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Captain Cold; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Shadow-Thief; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Joker; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Chronos; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Lex Luthor; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Clock King; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Tattooed Man
Synopsis:
Match the villain to his super-hero nemesis.

Indexer Notes

art taken from various past issues of DC comics

JLA Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
P-39

Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Clark Kent]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Black Canary; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]
Keywords:
crossword puzzle

Indexer Notes

Justice League figures reprinted from the cover of Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #110 (March-April 1974). The answer is printed on a 1/3 page on the page numbered 85 in this issue.

Mastermind of Menaces! (Table of Contents)

Starman and Black Canary / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
N-1174

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Starman [Ted Knight]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; The Mist (villain); Larry Lance; Alan Moreland; Freda Van Taller; Mr. Burton
Synopsis:
The villainous Mist returns to his life of crime by using flowers from Dinah Drake's floral shop to hypnotically induce wealthy people into parting with large sums of money, and when Starman gets involved in the case, his Gravity Rod suddenly stops working.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. There are 24 numbered pages, but three of those are 2/3 pages.

[Fog... Mist...] (Table of Contents)

What's the Difference Between / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Positioned at the bottom of page 8 of the previous sequence

The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
N-1175

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Wonder Woman [also appears as Lt. Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; also appears as John Jones]; The Flash [also appears as Barry Allen]; the Atom [also appears as Ray Palmer]; Aquaman; Jean Loring; Snapper Carr; stone giants from a parallel earth (villains)
Synopsis:
Superman and Wonder Woman save the Satellite Sky Fortress, and The Flash sees its cannon aiming at a skyscraper in Central City. Superman and Wonder Woman destroy it, and they summon the Justice League. Searching the world, they find stone giants that can't be touched.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There are 25 numbered pages, but three of those are 2/3 pages.

["It'll be easy to land here -- it's nothing but arid desert!"] (Table of Contents)

On the Planet Og / cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Positioned at the bottom of page 16 of the previous sequence, shrunk from the original half-page size.

["You lazy brat! I want the dishes washed..."] (Table of Contents)

Just a Story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Purcell
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Purcell
Job Number:
N-1176

Characters:
Johnny Peril (introduction) [Mr. Nobody]; Joan Fleming; Ma Flack; Pa Flack
Synopsis:
An anonymous man wrongly accused of murder comes to the aid of an abused child and helps her find her real family.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Johnny Peril is not actually named in this story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The JLA Mail Room / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Dick Dillin (logo illustration)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1903

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Tom Bierbaum, Bob Rodi, J. Douglas Wellington, Kenneth Caples, Allen R. Kretschmar, Steve Pick, David Larkin, Craig Haynes, Richard Ekparian, Scott Loos, Gary Cole, and David Rodriguez.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Justice League of America
  3. 2. The Kid Who Won Hawkman's Wings!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. JLA Super-Villain Quiz!
    Justice League of America
  5. 4. JLA Puzzle
  6. 5. Mastermind of Menaces!
    Starman and Black Canary
  7. 6. [Fog... Mist...]
    What's the Difference Between
  8. 7. The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!
    Justice League of America
  9. 8. ["It'll be easy to land here -- it's nothing but arid desert!"]
    On the Planet Og
  10. 9. ["You lazy brat! I want the dishes washed..."]
    Just a Story
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The JLA Mail Room
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Allen Ross
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
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