(April-May 1961)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1961-02-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Julius Schwartz
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #112-117, 120, 200)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Valley of Vanishing Men! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Menace of the Matter Master! (Table of Contents: 2)

Hawkman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Joe Kubert (credited)
Inks
Joe Kubert (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; Matter Master [Mark Mandrill] (introduction, villain); Commissioner George Emmett; Mavis Trent
Synopsis
The Matter Master has invented a wand made of Mentachem, an element that allows him to control inanimate matter.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[Dog Track - Wolf Track - Coyote Track] (Table of Contents: 3)

What's the Difference Between... / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Hawkman's Roost / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz; Joe Kubert (short bio)
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jerry Bails, Ron Haydock, Roy Thomas, Ronnie Graham.

Valley of Vanishing Men (Table of Contents: 7)

Hawkman / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Joe Kubert (credited)
Inks
Joe Kubert (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; Mavis Trent
Synopsis
On an expedition to the Himalayas, Mavis Trent is captured by a band of abominable snowmen, which the Hawks learn are really descended from alien explorers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Eagle Dance! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 8 of the previous story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Grit Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

A Salute to Our American Indians! (Table of Contents: 10)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 9 of the previous story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Valley of Vanishing Men!
    Hawkman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Menace of the Matter Master!
    Hawkman
  4. 3. [Dog Track - Wolf Track - Coyote Track]
    What's the Difference Between...
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  6. 5. ["Here it is..."]
    Justice League of America
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman's Roost
  8. 7. Valley of Vanishing Men
    Hawkman
  9. 8. Eagle Dance!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Grit Publishing Co.
  11. 10. A Salute to Our American Indians!
  12. 11. ["For the very best..."]
    Mystery in Space; The Flash
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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