(April 1964)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
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
Julius Schwartz (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

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

The Shark Goes on the Prowl Again! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Jack Adler ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Shark [Karshon]
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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Shark Goes on the Prowl Again! (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern / comic story / 14.33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Carol Ferris; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (also flashback); Terga Kalmaku; Pieface; The Shark [Karshon] (villain) (origin retold, also flashback)
Synopsis
The Shark kidnaps Hal's three friends.
Reprints
Keywords
surfing

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts: unnumbered part 1 (7.67 pp.) & Part 2 (6.67 pp.).

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

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

Electrifying Announcement! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A segment of human skin the size of a postage stamp...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

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

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

The Brave and the Bold / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

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

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

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

116 Planes of All Nations / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

The House That Fought Green Lantern! (Table of Contents: 10)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Synopsis
Green Lantern pursues a fleeing criminal to a deserted house which has been rigged to seem haunted.
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm writing to express my fairly complete satisfaction…

Indexer Notes

Letters from Kenneth Gallagher, Mike Flesher, and David Jones.

[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 Seeds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Shark Goes on the Prowl Again!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Golden Rule
  3. 2. The Shark Goes on the Prowl Again!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. ["For the very best..."]
    Strange Adventures; The Flash
  5. 4. Electrifying Announcement!
    Hawkman
  6. 5. ["A segment of human skin the size of a postage stamp..."]
    It's Hard to Believe, But
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Brave and the Bold
  8. 7. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  9. 8. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
    116 Planes of All Nations
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Anca Stamps; Jaro Stamps; Stamp Specialties
  11. 10. The House That Fought Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  12. 11. ["I'm writing to express my fairly complete satisfaction…"]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  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 Seeds
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Matthew Head
  • Steve Jenner
  • robert mandry
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Douglas Sederberg
  • Jim Stangas
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore