(June 1964)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
On-sale date:
1964-04-30
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, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Mando (beginning with #254)
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#s 39, 48, 58, 67, 76, 110-116, 200 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Metal Men #8 and copyright registration.


Case of the Forbidden Super-Powers! (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash; Aquaman; Green Lantern; Wonder Woman; Superman; The Atom
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Case of the Forbidden Super-Powers! (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice League of America / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Superman; The Atom; The Flash; Aquaman; Wonder Woman; Green Lantern; Batman; Green Arrow; Snapper Carr]; Headmaster Mind (villain); The Top (villain); Matter Master (villain); Tattooed Man (villain); Carol Ferris
Synopsis:
Headmaster Mind invents a device which creates natural disasters whenever the JLAers use their powers. Batman's and Green Arrow's failed efforts to stop Headmaster Mind's students Matter Master, Tattooed Man, and the Top without super-powers encourage the other JLAers to take them on without using their special abilities, while Batman and Green Arrow attack Headmaster Mind and his device.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives. Story across 25 pages in three parts of 5.67 pages, 8.67 pages, and 9.67 pages.

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

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

What's New? (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That-- / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
It is impossible for any insect to turn its head around...
Genre:
non-fiction; math & science

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the main story sequence.

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

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

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

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

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

The JLA Mail Room / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Rick Knobloch, Dan Fleming, Eva Wolfendale, Garth Connally, John A. Horner.

On the two pages immediately preceding page 16 of the main story sequence.

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

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

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

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

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s Commandos / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Fighting Ships / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Case of the Forbidden Super-Powers!
    Justice League of America
  2. 1. Are You a Good Neighbor?
  3. 2. The Case of the Forbidden Super-Powers!
    Justice League of America
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superboy Annual
  5. 4. What's New?
    Batman; Detective Comics
  6. 5. ["It is impossible for any insect to turn its head around..."]
    Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; I-Spy
  8. 7. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The JLA Mail Room
  10. 9. ["For the very best..."]
    The Flash; Hawkman
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s Commandos
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Fighting Ships
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Stangas
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  • Dwayne Best
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  • Per Sandell
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