(June-July 1964)

DC, 1964 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1964-04-23
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 US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in The Brave and the Bold #54.


Secret of the Sizzling Sparklers! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Tralls
Reprints:

Are You a Good Neighbor? (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
The boys learn a lesson about littering.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Secret of the Sizzling Sparklers! (Table of Contents: 2)

Hawkman / comic story / 12.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; Mavis Trent; Tralls
Synopsis:
Invading aliens called the Tralls attack the Hawks first because they know how dangerous the Thanagarians can be to their evil plans.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

story is broken into two chapters of 7 2/3 pages and 4 2/3 pages

Watch for the First Superboy Annual! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

What's New? The "New Look" in Batman and Detective Comics! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

["Natives of New Guinea fancy that planting bananas..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

Strange Bird Lore / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal

Indexer Notes

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

["Two trail-blazing heroes..."] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Feathered Pets! (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; animal
Reprints:

["Be first in your neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Hawkman's Roost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Bruce Lowry; Robert Barrett; Robert Malisani; John DeVries

Wings Across Time! (Table of Contents: 10)

Hawkman / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; Joe Tracy
Synopsis:
The wings of Icarus are discovered and exhibited in the Midway City Museum. When Hawkman's wings are damaged in an encounter with mobsters, he uses the historic pair.
Reprints:

Emerging from His Cloak of Shadows (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

I -- Spy! / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Fighting Ships / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the Sizzling Sparklers!
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Are You a Good Neighbor?
  3. 2. Secret of the Sizzling Sparklers!
    Hawkman
  4. 3. Watch for the First Superboy Annual!
    Superboy
  5. 4. What's New? The "New Look" in Batman and Detective Comics!
    Batman
  6. 5. ["Natives of New Guinea fancy that planting bananas..."]
    Strange Bird Lore
  7. 6. ["Two trail-blazing heroes..."]
    Green Lantern; The Flash
  8. 7. Feathered Pets!
  9. 8. ["Be first in your neighborhood..."]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman's Roost
  11. 10. Wings Across Time!
    Hawkman
  12. 11. Emerging from His Cloak of Shadows
    I -- Spy!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  15. 14. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Fighting Ships
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