(December-January 1966)

DC, 1964 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Shrike Strikes at Night! (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Shrike
Reprints:

Builders of the Future! (Table of Contents: 1)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff; Morris Waldinger ? (heads)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff; Morris Waldinger ? (heads)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
?

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
Shows the importance of UNESCO funding in building schools in Africa.

Indexer Notes

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

The Shrike Strikes at Night! (Table of Contents: 2)

Hawkman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (credited)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; the Shrike [Toros Tos]; Boros Bron
Synopsis:
The Hawks battle the Shrike, a flying villain whose wings can generate lightning or wind. When defeated, he confesses that he does not know how he gained his powers, so they figure out that he is from the planet Moronon and return him there, where they are attacked by the forces of the evil ruler, who knows that the Shrike is the rightful monarch.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is across 24 pages divided into three chapters of 7 2/3 pages each.

The Shrike is based on a sketch submitted by Dave Cockrum (revealed in the letter column of issue #13).

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

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

Trik-Trak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ultra the Multi-Alien (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Mystery in Space; Ultra the Multi-Alien / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Hawkman's Roost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Mike Toman; Mike Friedrich; Ben Creisler; John Cardoza. On the page immediately following page 8 of the main story sequence.

["You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!"] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Tyco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

By Popular Demand-- (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

["They had to invent a new kind of medal..."] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

G. I. Combat; Johnny Cloud; Haunted Tank / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Biggest Christmas Surprise Ever! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

AMT / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["They're brainy... They're brawny... They're beautiful..."] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

the Brave and the Bold; Supergirl; Wonder Woman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

["Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Cap's Hobby Center / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6335

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 17 of the main story sequence.

A DC Offer (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Wanted for Cash Immediately! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

Great Moments in Sport (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Shrike Strikes at Night!
    Hawkman
  2. 1. Builders of the Future!
  3. 2. The Shrike Strikes at Night!
    Hawkman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Trik-Trak
  5. 4. Ultra the Multi-Alien
    Mystery in Space; Ultra the Multi-Alien
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman's Roost
  7. 6. ["You and Cheerios really make sweet music together, Bullwinkle!"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tyco
  9. 8. By Popular Demand--
    Batman
  10. 9. ["They had to invent a new kind of medal..."]
    G. I. Combat; Johnny Cloud; Haunted Tank
  11. 10. Biggest Christmas Surprise Ever!
    AMT
  12. 11. ["They're brainy... They're brawny... They're beautiful..."]
    the Brave and the Bold; Supergirl; Wonder Woman
  13. 12. ["Mister Cap, I bought a model kit last week..."]
    Cap's Hobby Center
  14. 13. A DC Offer
  15. 14. Presenting... A New Jimmy Olsen
    Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
  16. 15. Wanted for Cash Immediately!
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    G. I. Joe
  19. 18. Great Moments in Sport
    Aurora
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