(December 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
1963-10-22
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 The Atom #10 and copyright registration.


Decoy Missions of the Justice League! (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
Kanjar Ro; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.

Draw Any Person in One Minute (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Decoy Missions of the Justice League! (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice League of America / comic story / 24 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]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]]; Adam Strange (guest star); Kanjar Ro (villain)
Synopsis
Kanjar Ro gains the ability to split off an aural form of himself and draw off aural forms of the JLA. He leaves his own aural form in his place in jail and uses the aural JLAers to lure their physical forms into traps. Adam Strange learns Kanjar Ro's plot and helps the JLA defeat him.
Reprints
Keywords
Antares-3; Crystal Gardens; Grondd; Quill; Thral

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives. Story across 25 pages in three parts of 3.67 pages, 15.67 pages, and 4.67 pages.

Now -- Together -- in One Great Comics Magazine! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 5 of the main story sequence.

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

The Atom; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Untold Stories of Superman! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 21 of the main story sequence. Letters from Dave Cockrum (future comic artist), Dom Lasors, Bend Or, Roy Thomas (future comic writer/editor), Tom Jones, Jim Harmon.

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

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

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

Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That-- / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sunspots are dark patches...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

Curious Coins! Odd Paper Money! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Littleton Coin Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Zenith's Amazing Bargain Offer (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Task Force (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Fly-Over Chicane (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Decoy Missions of the Justice League!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Draw Any Person in One Minute
    Norton Products
  3. 2. Decoy Missions of the Justice League!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. Now -- Together -- in One Great Comics Magazine!
    The Brave and the Bold
  5. 4. ["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."]
  6. 5. Your Free Trip Around the World!
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    The Atom; The Flash
  8. 7. The Untold Stories of Superman!
    Giant Superman Annual
  9. 8. Batman and Robin's Most Thrilling Mystery Cases!
    Giant Batman Annual!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  11. 10. ["For the very best in comics reading"]
    Mystery in Space; Strange Adventures
  12. 11. ["Sunspots are dark patches..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  13. 12. Curious Coins! Odd Paper Money!
    Littleton Coin Co.
  14. 13. Zenith's Amazing Bargain Offer
    Zenith Co.
  15. 14. Task Force
    Helen of Toy, Co.
  16. 15. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
    Soldiers
  17. 16. Fly-Over Chicane
    Gilbert Auto-rama
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Chris Boyko
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Head
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