(November 1965)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., July and Oct.; (semi-monthly, Nov.)
On-sale Date
1965-09-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Julius Schwartz (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Indestructible Creatures of Nightmare Island! (Table of Contents)

Justice League / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky (sourced)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp (sourced)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The age-old puzzler of what happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America: Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Justice League of America: Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkman [Katar Hol / Carter Hall]; Martian Manhunter [J'Onn J'Onzz]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking formerly credited to Murphy Anderson and Bernard Sachs.

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

NFL Ford Punt, Pass & Kick Competition / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Indestructible Creatures of Nightmare Island! (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice League / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We are caught in the grip of invulnerable menaces that no other eyes on Earth can see!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America: Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkman [Katar Hol / Carter Hall]; Martian Manhunter [J'Onn J'Onzz]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]
Justice League of America: Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Captain Cold; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; The Shark [T. S. Smith]; Andrew Helm (villain); Chung Ka; Chandro Gopar
Synopsis
Andrew Helm creates a machine intended to create world peace, but which malfunctions and causes evil. The Justice League of America traces the source of the mayhem, battles illusory creatures summoned from their subconscious minds, and turns off the malfunctioning machine.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story across 24 pages in three parts of 9.67 pages, 5.67 pages, and 7.67 pages.

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

AMT Models / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Justice League / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Hip Way to Learn! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Public service message teaching kids how to study.

Indexer Notes

On the page between page 10 and page 11 of the main story sequence. Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

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

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Cheerios; Rocky & Bullwinkle / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

JLA Mail Room / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by David Baker, Guy H. Lillian III, James Cook, Steve Maurer, and Peter Ligman.

On the page immediately following the previous sequence.

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

Tyco Toys / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

There's Always Something New Brewing at DC! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

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

Tootsie [all other candies] / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Amazing Ratios! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz (sourced)
Pencils
Morris Waldinger (sourced)
Inks
Tom Nicolosi (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ? (sourced)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There are about 250,000 plant species...
Genre
non-fiction

238 Magic Tricks (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

238 Magic Tricks / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Aurora Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Indestructible Creatures of Nightmare Island!
    Justice League
  2. 1. ["NFL Ford PP&K competition"]
    NFL Ford Punt, Pass & Kick Competition
  3. 2. Indestructible Creatures of Nightmare Island!
    Justice League
  4. 3. AMT Makes the Party
    AMT Models
  5. 4. ["Where the action is..."]
    Justice League
  6. 5. ["Put your nose to the dot"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  7. 6. The Hip Way to Learn!
  8. 7. ["Fooey! Fooey! Chewy!"]
    Tootsie Roll
  9. 8. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Cheerios; Rocky & Bullwinkle
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
  11. 10. ["Hey, look at those trains!"]
    Tyco Toys
  12. 11. There's Always Something New Brewing at DC!
    Jerry Lewis; Metamorpho; Teen Titans
  13. 12. ["Hey, characters!"]
    Super-Hip
  14. 13. ["I'll prove it!"]
    Tootsie [all other candies]
  15. 14. ["There are about 250,000 plant species..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  16. 15. 238 Magic Tricks
    238 Magic Tricks
  17. 16. ["G.I. Joe making news everywhere!"]
    G.I. Joe
  18. 17. ["Wham!"]
    Aurora Products
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Dwayne Best
  • Chris Boyko
  • John Brichetto
  • John Censullo
  • Tommy Grenlund
  • Matthew Head
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore