(March 1964)

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
1964-01-30
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 The Flash #143 and copyright registration.


Four Worlds to Conquer! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Aquaman; Green Lantern; Flash; Martian Manhunter; Despero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.

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

Mike Marvel System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Four Worlds to Conquer! (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 [Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (cameo); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince] (cameo); The Atom [Ray Palmer] (cameo); Snapper Carr (cameo)]; Despero (villain); Midge (Snapper's girlfriend, cameo); Jasonar (flashback)
Synopsis
Despero escapes his prison and ages half the JLA and dispatches the other half to alternate worlds. When Despero tries to pass himself off as an aged Superman, Wonder Woman snares him in her magic lasso and makes him return the missing members and de-age the others.
Reprints
Keywords
Dinosaur World; Insect World; Kalanor; M (Marine) Earth

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives. Story across 25 pages in three parts of 7.67 pages, 13.67 pages, and 2.67 pages.

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

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

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

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

Give and Take (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Mr. Craig; Fred; Fred's sister; Mrs. Craig; 2 other children
Synopsis
The children take some broken and unused toys to Mr. Craig, who helps them to repair them and they then donate them to charity uses.

Indexer Notes

The final panel lists some ways you can share with senior citizens. Credits from a list by Lionel English.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Judith Player, Neill Rosenfeld, Diane Loiselle.

On the page immediately preceding page 23 of the main story sequence.

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

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

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A quarter-moon in 50% as bright as a half-moon...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 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) /

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

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Four Worlds to Conquer!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  3. 2. Four Worlds to Conquer!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales
  6. 5. Give and Take
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    Mystery in Space; Strange Adventures
  8. 7. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The JLA Mail Room
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol
  11. 10. ["A quarter-moon in 50% as bright as a half-moon..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Missile Attack
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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