([June] 2001)

DC, 2001 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
49.95 USD; 82.95 CAD
Pages:
232
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Archive Editions
ISBN:
1-56389-717-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194122666800111
Editing:
Dale Crain (editor - collected edition); Nick J. Napolitano (associate editor - collected edition)
Color:
Color
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Hardcover with dustjacket; Sewn bindings
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Series design by Alex Jay/Studio J.
Publication design by Louis Prandi.
Black-and-white reconstruction on selected material by Rick Keene.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset

Foreword (Table of Contents)

Atom / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Les Daniels
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Introduction by Les Daniels

[Cover - Showcase #34]; Battle of the Tiny Titans! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Kulan Dar
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

1st Silver Age Atom

Birth of the Atom! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer] (intro, origin); Jean Loring (intro)
Reprints:

Battle of the Tiny Titans! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Kulan Dar; Alma Wilson; Jean Loring; Carl Ballard (villain)
Reprints:

Inside the Atom (Table of Contents)

Atom / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Ben Flinton; E. E. Hibbard
Inks:
Ben Flinton; E. E. Hibbard
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Typeset
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice Society of America [JSA; Atom [Al Pratt]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

text feature

[Cover - Showcase #35]; Dooms from Beyond! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints:

The Dooms from Beyond! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Dr. Gordon Doolin [Gordon Heath]; Jean Loring; Judge Myles Heath (flashback); Goody Wilson (flashback); Ebenezer Heath (flashback); Mrs. Hathaway; Jenkins; Betty; Peter; Tim; Bates (villain); Tom
Reprints:

[Cover - Showcase #36]; Prisoner in a Test Tube! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints:

Prisoner in a Test Tube! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Professor Anton Kraft; Professor Loring; Jean Loring
Reprints:

The "Disappearing Act" Robberies! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Alma Wilson Barnes; Jim Barnes; Greg Phillips (villain); Mayor Andrews; Jason Saunders (flashback)
Reprints:

[Cover - Atom #1]; Master of the Plant World! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jason Woodrue
Reprints:

Master of the Plant World! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Plant Master [Jason Woodrue, later Floronic Man] (intro, villain); Jean Loring; Maya
Reprints:

[Cover - Atom #2]; The Oddest Man on Earth! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints:

The Oddest Man on Earth! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Oscar D. Dollar [Mister Odd]; Bart Tranter (villain); Jean Loring; Tim Kerr
Synopsis:
Ray Palmer meets Mister Odd, who appears to be a catalyst for odd occurances.
Reprints:

The Prisoners Who Vanished! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Carl Ballard (villain); Chief Baxter
Synopsis:
The Atom ends up foiling the plans of Carl Ballard again, even though Carl has discovered a way to use Europium for teleportation.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

References "Battle of the Tiny Titans" from Showcase #34.

[Cover - Atom #3]; The Time Trap! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Chronos (hands)
Reprints:

The Time Trap! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Chronos (villain, intro); Jean Loring
Reprints:

The Secret of "Al Atom's" Lamp! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt (intro); Abdul the Thief (villain); Hassan; Ayesha
Synopsis:
Atom helps out Hassan, Sinbad's grandson, by pretending to be "al Atom," the genie of Sinbad's old lamp. At the end of the story, the Atom speculates that the words "al Atom's lamp" were corrupted into "Aladdin's lamp", prompting the whole Aladdin's Lamp story. [synopsis by Michael Torregrossa]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

1st "Time Pool" story.

[Cover - Atom #4]; Case of the Innocent Thief! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints:

The Machine That Made "Miracles"! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Snapper Carr; Midge; Florence James; Entrol Kol
Reprints:

The Case of the Innocent Thief! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Tom Parks; Elkins (villain)
Reprints:

[Cover - Atom #5]; Diamond of Deadly Dooms! (Table of Contents)

Atom / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints:

The Diamond of the Deadly Dooms! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane; Mike Sekowsky (pp. 4-9)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Ted Ralston; Karl Jat (villain); Moorn Jor
Reprints:

The Specter of 3000-Moons Lake! (Table of Contents)

Atom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Don Morgan; Fred Harris (villain); Jean Loring; Jon Van Dorn
Reprints:

Biographies (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Biographies for Gardner Fox, Gil Kane, Murphy Anderson and Julie Schwartz. Biographical material researched and written by Mark Waid.

[Backcover] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Kulan Dar; Jason Woodrue
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprints covers from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #34-35 and The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #1-2.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Atom
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Foreword
    Atom
  4. 3. [Cover - Showcase #34]; Battle of the Tiny Titans!
    Atom
  5. 4. Birth of the Atom!
    Atom
  6. 5. Battle of the Tiny Titans!
    Atom
  7. 6. Inside the Atom
    Atom
  8. 7. [Cover - Showcase #35]; Dooms from Beyond!
    Atom
  9. 8. The Dooms from Beyond!
    Atom
  10. 9. [Cover - Showcase #36]; Prisoner in a Test Tube!
    Atom
  11. 10. Prisoner in a Test Tube!
    Atom
  12. 11. The "Disappearing Act" Robberies!
    Atom
  13. 12. [Cover - Atom #1]; Master of the Plant World!
    Atom
  14. 13. Master of the Plant World!
    Atom
  15. 14. [Cover - Atom #2]; The Oddest Man on Earth!
    Atom
  16. 15. The Oddest Man on Earth!
    Atom
  17. 16. The Prisoners Who Vanished!
    Atom
  18. 17. [Cover - Atom #3]; The Time Trap!
    Atom
  19. 18. The Time Trap!
    Atom
  20. 19. The Secret of "Al Atom's" Lamp!
    Atom
  21. 20. [Cover - Atom #4]; Case of the Innocent Thief!
    Atom
  22. 21. The Machine That Made "Miracles"!
    Atom
  23. 22. The Case of the Innocent Thief!
    Atom
  24. 23. [Cover - Atom #5]; Diamond of Deadly Dooms!
    Atom
  25. 24. The Diamond of the Deadly Dooms!
    Atom
  26. 25. The Specter of 3000-Moons Lake!
    Atom
  27. 26. Biographies
  28. 27. [Backcover]
    Atom
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