(March 1963)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
On-sale date
1963-01-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Julius Schwartz
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Our Army at War #128 and copyright registration.


The Defeat of Green Lantern! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Jack Adler ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sonar [Bito Wladon]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Missile Attack! / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Defeat of Green Lantern! (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Tomar-Re]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Highness [Casino De Granaco]; Sonar [Bito Wladon] (villain)
Synopsis
The country of Granaco requests Green Lantern's assistance in preventing Sonar's invasion.
Reprints
Keywords
Granco; Granco's Army; Modora

Indexer Notes

Story is told in two chapters of 5.67 pages and 8.67 pages.

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

The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Green Lantern's Mail Chute / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Trail of the Horse-and-Buggy Bandits! (Table of Contents: 8)

Green Lantern / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Mrs. Wilford Bigelow; Curtis (Desperado)
Synopsis
Green Lantern stops some criminals who use a horse and buggy to commit their crimes.
Reprints
Keywords
Coast City Police; Desperadoes; State Troopers

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

It's Hard to Believe-- But-- / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The normal human eye is able to perceive...
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

104 Kings' Knights / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Defeat of Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack!
  3. 2. The Defeat of Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  6. 5. ["For the very best..."]
    The Flash; Mystery in Space
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  9. 8. The Trail of the Horse-and-Buggy Bandits!
    Green Lantern
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. ["The normal human eye is able to perceive..."]
    It's Hard to Believe-- But--
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    104 Kings' Knights
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • John Brichetto
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
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