(May 1963)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
On-sale Date
1963-03-14
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, 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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Metal Men #1 and copyright registration.


The Super-Exiles of Earth! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

NOTE 1: A reworking of the cover of Mystery in Space # 17 from Dec 1953-Jan 1954 which Murphy Anderson also did. Notes: Info by Bob Bailey, 2005-08-12 (Per Sandell ed.).

NOTE 2: Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.

Countdown on Excellence (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
?

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Jerry; Jerry's father
Synopsis
Jerry gets a lecture from his father on the importance of doing every job right.

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover. Credits from a list by Lionel English.

The Super-Exiles of Earth! (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice League of America / comic story / 24.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Snapper Carr]; Jean Loring (lawyer); Judge; Super-Aquaman; Super-Atom; Super-Batman; Super-Flash; Super-Green Arrow; Super-Green Lantern; Super-Martian Manhunter; Super-Superman; Super-Wonder Woman; Dr. Destiny (villain)
Synopsis
The JLAers each face their evil doppelgangers and are then blamed for their lawless actions and exiled from Earth. When they return to fight their duplicates, the JLA discovers they are manifestations of their own dreams. The Atom performs microscopic brain surgery to disable them and the JLA shuts down Dr. Destiny's materiopticon to destroy the dream-beings.
Reprints
Keywords
Amnesium; dreams; Green Kryptonite

Indexer Notes

This may be the first story to feature a Green Arrow/Green Lantern team-up. The Leaguers learn each other's secret identities in this story but Superman removes their memories of that knowledge at the end. References Justice League of America #5 and Justice League of America #12.

Story in three chapters of 9 pages, 10.67 pages, and 4.67 pages.

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

Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That-- / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Radiation from the sun is heat...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 9 of the main story sequence.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Revolutionary War Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Jerry Bails.

On the page immediately following the two previous sequences.

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

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

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Missile Attack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Best Values Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

147 Famous Automobiles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Super-Exiles of Earth!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Countdown on Excellence
  3. 2. The Super-Exiles of Earth!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. ["Radiation from the sun is heat..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Revolutionary War Soldiers
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  11. 10. ["Hi! Johnny DC here..."]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold; Strange Sports Stories
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    147 Famous Automobiles
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Bailey
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • John Brichetto
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Head
  • Jim Stangas
  • John Monagle
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Allen Ross