(August-September 1961)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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:
Newsprint; Mando (beginning with #254)
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#s 39, 48, 58, 67, 76, 110-116, 200 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Wheel of Misfortune! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]]; Amos Fortune
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Wheel of Misfortune! (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice League of America / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Snapper Carr]; Amos Fortune (introduction, villain); Hazel Deeping; August Jones; Charles Hobart
Synopsis:
Professor Amos Fortune has found a way to control luck itself with his Stimoluck device, and the Justice League must find a way to overcome his unnaturally good luck while dealing with their own unnaturally bad luck.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Story across 26 pages in 4 chapters of 10.67 pages, 5 pages, 5.67 pages, and 3.67 pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Ordinary sea winds carry 10-100 pounds of salt..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

Amazing Ratios / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 11 of the main story sequence.

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

Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Giant Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The JLA Mail Room / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 23 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Frontier Cabin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Wheel of Misfortune!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Norton Products
  3. 2. The Wheel of Misfortune!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["Ordinary sea winds carry 10-100 pounds of salt..."]
    Amazing Ratios
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Secret Origins
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Giant Batman Annual
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    The JLA Mail Room
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Frontier Cabin
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Jim Stangas
  • John Monagle
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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