(March 1965)

DC, 1960 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug. and Nov.
On-sale date
1965-01-14
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; standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date from house ad in Hawkman #6 and copyright registration.


The Prisoner in the Golden Mask! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aerialist [Otto Fisher]
Reprints

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

The World of Dinosaurs / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Prisoner of the Golden Mask! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Elke Hensen (flashback, death); Aerialist [Otto Fisher] (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis
The Aerialist uses a magnetic yellow mask to take control of Green Lantern.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Story in two parts of 7.67 pages and 6.67 pages.

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

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

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

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Friends Across the Seas (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
School children from around the world discuss letters from their pen-pals (promoting 1965 as International Cooperation Year).

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

on the page between page 10 and page 11 of the previous story sequence

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

Detective Comics; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Walter Smith; Pail Bakulski; Frank Tower

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The largest mountainous mass on Earth...
Genre
non-fiction; nature
Reprints

The Magazine You Asked For! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Secret Origins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Testor Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Eagle Crusader of Earth! (Table of Contents: 12)

Green Lantern / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Synopsis
The radiation from a thinking machine causes Green Lantern to switch minds with an eagle.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Dan'l Boone's Trek to Ol' Kentucky / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1964
No circulation information given.
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc,. Harry Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz, P.H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S.U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y.

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Prisoner in the Golden Mask!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The World of Dinosaurs
  3. 2. Prisoner of the Golden Mask!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G.I. Joe
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  6. 5. Friends Across the Seas
  7. 6. ["Follow the adventures of Batman and Robin..."]
    Detective Comics; Batman
  8. 7. Make It a Happy Holiday -- With the Best in Comics!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  10. 9. ["The largest mountainous mass on Earth..."]
    It's Hard to Believe But--
  11. 10. The Magazine You Asked For!
    Secret Origins
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Testor Corporation
  13. 12. The Eagle Crusader of Earth!
    Green Lantern
  14. 13. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Dan'l Boone's Trek to Ol' Kentucky
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steve Jenner
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer