(December 1963-January 1964)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1963-10-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff; George Kashdan
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 ad in My Greatest Adventure #84.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Aquaman; Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Hawkman [Carter Hall; Katar Hol]; Tyros
Reprints:

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Part 1: Fury of the Exiled Creature (Table of Contents: 2)

Aquaman; Hawkman / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Hawkman [Carter Hall; Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Hall; Shayera Hol]; Aqualad [Garth]; Old Man of the Oceans (first appearance); Karla; Lokir (bird); Tyros (first appearance, villain; origin)
Synopsis:
An outcast of Atlantis named Tyros finds a gem that turns him into a powerful creature, and uses that power to take over Atlantis.
Reprints:

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

My Greatest Adventure; The Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Your Free Trip Around the World! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy

Part 2: Tyros, King of Atlantis (Table of Contents: 6)

Aquaman; Hawkman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

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

House of Secrets; Tomahawk / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["It's getting dark."] (Table of Contents: 8)

Peter Puptent Explorer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Genre:
humor

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

The Brave and the Bold Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Barry Wellins, Bill Jansen, James Zaccardo, Lawrence Wiley, Peter Bright.

Part 3: The Invasion of Atlantis (Table of Contents: 10)

Aquaman; Hawkman / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

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

Mystery in Space; Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

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

104 Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Helen of Toy, Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

American Bodybuilding Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Gilbert Auto-rama / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Aquaman; Hawkman
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Part 1: Fury of the Exiled Creature
    Aquaman; Hawkman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    My Greatest Adventure; The Doom Patrol
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Giant Batman Annual
  6. 5. Your Free Trip Around the World!
  7. 6. Part 2: Tyros, King of Atlantis
    Aquaman; Hawkman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    House of Secrets; Tomahawk
  9. 8. ["It's getting dark."]
    Peter Puptent Explorer
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold Mailbag
  11. 10. Part 3: The Invasion of Atlantis
    Aquaman; Hawkman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Mystery in Space; Justice League of America
  13. 12. ["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    104 Cars
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Helen of Toy, Co.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Bodybuilding Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Gilbert Auto-rama
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