(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 (editor); George Kashdan (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Hawkman #1 and copyright registration.

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 (signed as Alexander Toth)
Inks
Alex Toth (signed as Alexander Toth)
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) /

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

[no title indexed] (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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How about a cup of coffee?
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
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)

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

Planes / 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.

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

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

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

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

Blast Off (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Five Star Toys / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Task Force (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Helen of Toy / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

100 Pc. Toy Soldier Set (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 / 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. ["You demanded it, and here it is... The Doom Patrol"]
    Doom Patrol
  5. 4. ["How about a cup of coffee?"]
    The Magic Genie
  6. 5. ["Electrifying announcement!"]
    Hawkman
  7. 6. ["For the very best in comics reading"]
    House of Mystery; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  8. 7. ["Fight global air battles with planes of all nations"]
    Planes
  9. 8. ["208 different world-wide stamps..."]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  10. 9. Fantastic World of the Atom — and Speed
  11. 10. ["For the very best in comics reading"]
    The Atom; The Flash
  12. 11. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  13. 12. Blast Off
    Five Star Toys
  14. 13. Task Force
    Helen of Toy
  15. 14. 100 Pc. Toy Soldier Set
    100 Toy Soldiers
  16. 15. ["Brother, can you spare a dime..."]
    American Body Building Club
  17. 16. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling American seeds"]
    American Seed
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