(March 1964)

DC, 1960 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb, May, Aug, and Nov
On-sale Date
1964-01-16
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Strange Adventures #161 and copyright registration.

Mystery of the Deserted City! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Reprints

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

Best Values Coins and Currency / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mystery of the Deserted City! (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12.33 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Carol Ferris; Ted Alden; Chum Ames (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis
Green Lantern faces a villain who can phase to different planes of existence.
Reprints
Keywords
Pioneer Bluffs

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 5.67 pages 6.67 pages.

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

Doom Patrol / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Galileo, the famous Italian physicist and astronomer...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 6 of the previous story sequence.

213 Stamps (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Zenith Stamps / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Green Lantern's Mail Chute / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Andy Wickstrom, Paul Vizcarrondo, Robert Malisani, and Bob Butts.

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

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

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

Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Amazing Transformation of Horace Tolliver! (Table of Contents: 10)

Green Lantern / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Mr. Keane; Lefty; Biff Moler; Mona; Horace Tolliver
Synopsis
Hal accidentally uses his power ring to empower a timid bank teller.
Reprints

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters
typeset

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

American Seeds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

102 Ships of All Nations (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

102 Ships of All Nations / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

D-Day (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Bi-a-Lot Toy Corp. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Aurora Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mystery of the Deserted City!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. ["Reward $11,750.00 for this coin!"]
    Best Values Coins and Currency
  3. 2. Mystery of the Deserted City!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. ["You demanded it, and here it is..."]
    Doom Patrol
  5. 4. ["Galileo, the famous Italian physicist and astronomer..."]
    It's Hard to Believe-- But--
  6. 5. 213 Stamps
    Zenith Stamps
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    The Flash; Justice League
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  9. 8. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  10. 9. ["This is Sgt. Rock..."]
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales
  11. 10. Amazing Transformation of Horace Tolliver!
    Green Lantern
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling American seeds"]
    American Seeds
  14. 13. 102 Ships of All Nations
    102 Ships of All Nations
  15. 14. D-Day
    Bi-a-Lot Toy Corp.
  16. 15. ["Nationally famous prizes at no cost to you!"]
    Junior Sales Club of America Cards
  17. 16. ["We dare you to enter this contest!"]
    Aurora Products
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Stangas
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore