(August 1965)

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
1965-06-03
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.


War of the Mind Slaves! (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]]
Reprints

Summer at Home Can Be Fun! (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
Jack and Hank's plans to spend the summer together don't work out but each boy finds fun things to do around his own neighborhood.

Indexer Notes

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

The War Against the Mind Slaves, Part 1 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Brotherhood of Evil [The Brain; Madame Rouge; Monsieur Mallah]; Garguax; General Immortus
Synopsis
The Doom Patrol prepares for the next attack by General Immortus, Garguax, and The Brotherhood of Evil, while the evil alliance plots their next evil plan.
Reprints

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

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

Flight of the P-26 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wen-Mac / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part 2: Three Trails to Terror (Table of Contents: 5)

The Doom Patrol / comic story / 9.67 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]]; Brotherhood of Evil [Madame Rouge; Monsieur Mallah]; General Immortus
Synopsis
General Immortus, Garguax, and The Brotherhood of Evil plan to conquer the world by changing people into crystal beings who will obey their every command. Robotman battles one group in a Chinese city, while Elasti-Girl takes on another in a Swedish lumber camp.
Reprints
Keywords
bells; lumberjacks

How to Build Prrrrfect Models (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

AMT Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Frank Glass, Bobby Pollsen, Steve Chapman, Paul Dushkind, Tom Maves, Karen Campbell; page also includes excerpts from several more reader letters.

Part 3: Prisoners of the Moon (Table of Contents: 12)

The Doom Patrol / comic story / 7.67 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]; Brotherhood of Evil [Monsieur Mallah; Madame Rouge]; General Immortus; Garguax
Synopsis
Transformed into a crystal being, Elasti-Girl fights on the side of the villains. The Chief enlists Mento to aid Robotman and Negative Man to rescue her and stop the Brotherhood and their allies.
Reprints

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

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

We Screened Hundreds of Olsen Adventures! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Challengers of the Unknown; The Adventures of Bob Hope / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

10 Issues of Doom Patrol for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Doom Patrol; Metamorpho / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Little Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a dandy bat!
Genre
humor
Characters
Little Pete
Synopsis
Pete wants to return his bat to the store because he keeps striking out.
Keywords
baseball

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. War of the Mind Slaves!
    The Doom Patrol
  2. 1. Summer at Home Can Be Fun!
  3. 2. The War Against the Mind Slaves, Part 1
    The Doom Patrol
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  5. 4. Flight of the P-26
    Wen-Mac
  6. 5. Part 2: Three Trails to Terror
    The Doom Patrol
  7. 6. How to Build Prrrrfect Models
    AMT Corporation
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    40 Army-Navy-Marine Medals & Insignias
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Patrol Postscripts
  13. 12. Part 3: Prisoners of the Moon
    The Doom Patrol
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    G.I. Joe
  15. 14. We Screened Hundreds of Olsen Adventures!
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  17. 16. ["For the very best..."]
    Challengers of the Unknown; The Adventures of Bob Hope
  18. 17. 10 Issues of Doom Patrol for Only $1.00
    Doom Patrol; Metamorpho
  19. 18. ["What a dandy bat!"]
    Little Pete
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Jerry Hillegas
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