(November 1964)

DC, 1964 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
1964-09-03
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
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Doom Patrol / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Mento [Steve Dayton]; Garguax
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Hasbro's G.I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mento -- The Man Who Split the Doom Patrol, Part 1 (Table of Contents: 2)

The Doom Patrol / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Mento [Steve Dayton] (introduction, origin); Garguax (introduction, villain)
Synopsis
Millionaire scientist Steve Dayton invented a helmet that allowed him to harness his mental powers, and now he's ready to court Rita Farr.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mento also appears in issues 92, 97, 102-104, 106-113, 115-116, 119-121.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Professor Eureka / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We will now hold the séance.
Genre
humor
Characters
Professor Eureka
Reprints
Keywords
seances

Hit the Combat Trail (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Part 2: Terror of the Android Master (Table of Contents: 7)

The Doom Patrol / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Mento [Steve Dayton]
Synopsis
The Doom Patrol faces off against a trio of plastic androids.
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Willy and Dilly / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dilly, come in. I'll show you my new 'Matchbox' models!
Genre
humor
Characters
Willy; Dilly

Indexer Notes

advertisement in sequential art form for Matchbox toys

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

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

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

Patrol Postscripts / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Inks
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Jerome Miller, Dave Cockrum, and Peggy Conley; page also includes short excerpts from other letters.

Part 3: Fortress in the Stratosphere (Table of Contents: 13)

The Doom Patrol / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Mento [Steve Dayton]; Garguax (villain)
Synopsis
The Doom Patrol and Mento confront Garguax, the alien conqueror who controls the plastic androids.
Reprints

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

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Honesty Is the Best Policy! (Table of Contents: 15)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Three boys learn a lesson when they reluctantly return a lost wallet to its owner.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

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

80 Page Giant Magazine; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

102 Ships of All Nations / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G.I. Joe
  3. 2. Mento -- The Man Who Split the Doom Patrol, Part 1
    The Doom Patrol
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. ["We will now hold the séance."]
    Professor Eureka
  6. 5. Hit the Combat Trail
    Tomahawk
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Mike Marvel System
  8. 7. Part 2: Terror of the Android Master
    The Doom Patrol
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. ["Dilly, come in. I'll show you my new 'Matchbox' models!"]
    Willy and Dilly
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  12. 11. ["Be first in your neighborhood to read each issue..."]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Patrol Postscripts
  14. 13. Part 3: Fortress in the Stratosphere
    The Doom Patrol
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  16. 15. Honesty Is the Best Policy!
  17. 16. ["Stop! Treacherous traps!"]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; The Flash
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    102 Ships of All Nations
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed