(June 1966)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
On-sale date
1966-04-12
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 copyright registration.


Prince Peril's Power Play! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (Earth-2); Prince Peril
Reprints

The Top TV Comic Stars Come from DC (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Prince Peril's Power Play (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome (credited)
Pencils
Gil Kane (credited)
Inks
Sid Greene (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (of Earth-2); Doiby Dickles (of Earth-2); Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Princess Ramia (first appearance); Petia (first appearance); Gil Kane (cameo); Prince Peril (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis
Princess Ramia comes to Earth looking for a new husband so she doesn't have to marry Prince Peril.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Story across 24 pages in three parts: unnumbered part 1 (9.67 pages), Part 2 (7.67 pages), and Part 3 (5.67 pages).

Artist Gil Kane draws himself into the strip. Doiby Dickles & Princess Rama marry (implied) at the end of the story.

Your Free Trip Around the World! (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
After telling the boys some tales, the sea captain takes them to the library where they can travel anywhere just by reading.

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.
Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated December 1963.

A Super-Scoop! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Amazing Ratios! / 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 total amount of heat rising from the interior of the earth...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

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

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 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 Mike Flesher; Don Foote; Bill Mooney; Bob Butts

Scooter? Who He? (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
6399
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Check the kit for all parts.
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Ralph Poe of Peru, Indiana

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

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Prince Peril's Power Play!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Top TV Comic Stars Come from DC
  3. 2. Prince Peril's Power Play
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Your Free Trip Around the World!
  5. 4. A Super-Scoop!
    Superman
  6. 5. ["Said a cat suffocating in Squaresville...."]
  7. 6. ["The total amount of heat rising from the interior of the earth..."]
    Amazing Ratios!
  8. 7. ["Batman and Detective Comics started something new..."]
    Batman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  10. 9. Scooter? Who He?
    Swing with Scooter
  11. 10. ["Wheet Caw The Famous Battle-Cry of Hawkman..."]
    Hawkman
  12. 11. ["Check the kit for all parts."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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