(March 1964)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
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 Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Planets in Peril! (Table of Contents)

Adam Strange; Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Adam Strange; Hawkman [Carter Hall; Katar Hol] (inset)
Reprints:
Keywords:
spacehelmets

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

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

Planets in Peril! (Table of Contents: 2)

Adam Strange; Hawkman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (pages 1-8, 19-25); Murphy Anderson (pages 9-18)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Adam Strange; Alanna; Hawkman [Carter Hall; Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Hall; Shayera Hol]; Sardath; Oran Dargg (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis:
Adam and Hawkman must team up to prevent Earth and Rann from destroying each other.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Crossover between Adam Strange and Hawkman; this was the first of several. Pencil credits listed in the letter column in this issue. Pages 8, 18 & 25 are all 0.67 pages of comic story and 0.33 pages of ads. Story is broken down as follows: Page 1, splash page; Pages 2-8, "Planets in Peril -- Chapter One Starring Adam Strange"; Pages 9-18, "Planets in Peril -- Chapter Two Starring Hawkman"; Pages 19-25, "Planets in Peril! Chapter Three -- Co-Starring Adam Strange and Hawkman".

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

The Doom Patrol / 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)

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

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Justice League of America; Strange Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

Via Rocket Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Phil Cetrone, Gary D. Wolley, Thomas M. Batiuk.

On the page immediately preceding page 19 of the previous story sequence.

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

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

["Zeta Aurigae is a double star system..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Our Strange Universe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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) /

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

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

D-Day / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Planets in Peril!
    Adam Strange; Hawkman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Best Values Co.
  3. 2. Planets in Peril!
    Adam Strange; Hawkman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Tales
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  7. 6. ["For the very best..."]
    Justice League of America; Strange Adventures
  8. 7. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Via Rocket Mail
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  11. 10. ["Zeta Aurigae is a double star system..."]
    Our Strange Universe
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    102 Ships of All Nations
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    D-Day
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
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