(April-May 1964)

DC, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1964-02-27
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 Hawkman #1.


The Challenge of the Expanding World! (Table of Contents)

The Atom; The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints:

The Golden Rule (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy
Characters:
Bob Hope

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Challenge of the Expanding World (Table of Contents: 2)

The Atom; The Flash / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney (credited)
Pencils:
Alex Toth [as Alexander Toth] (signed)
Inks:
Alex Toth [as Alexander Toth] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Harry; Dr. Willis Stanton; Larnus (first appearance); Arbellice (first appearance); Zarn (first appearance); Attila-5 (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis:
Flash and Atom must stop a microscopic world from expanding.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story in 3 parts of 8.67, 8.67, and 6.67 pages.

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

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

["How about a cup of coffee?"] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Magic Genie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

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

House of Mystery; Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Fantastic World of the Atom -- and Speed (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

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

["For the very best..."] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

Blast Off / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Challenge of the Expanding World!
    The Atom; The Flash
  2. 1. The Golden Rule
  3. 2. The Challenge of the Expanding World
    The Atom; The Flash
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol
  5. 4. ["How about a cup of coffee?"]
    The Magic Genie
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    House of Mystery; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  8. 7. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  10. 9. Fantastic World of the Atom -- and Speed
  11. 10. ["For the very best..."]
    The Atom; The Flash
  12. 11. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Blast Off
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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