(June 1966)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.; (semi-monthly, Nov.)
On-sale Date
1966-04-26
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Batman #181 and copyright registration.

Super-Struggle Against Shaggy Man! (Table of Contents)

Justice League / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Shaggy Man; Batman; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow; Atom [Ray Palmer]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencilling and inking credits per Julius Schwartz's editorial records. Inking formerly credited to Murphy Anderson and Bernard Sachs. Lettering credit from reprint in JLA Archives.

Dynamite's Coming! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Super-Struggle Against Shaggy Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky (credited)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (credited); Joe Giella (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Wonder Woman; Snapper Carr; Superman (cameo)]; Shaggy Man (origin, villain); Professor Zagarian; Abner Michaels; moon-being
Synopsis
When the JLA battles two separate unstoppable menaces, Shaggy Man and a rock-creature, the Flash hits on the idea of setting them on each other. When the Shaggy Man destroys the rock creature, the JLA pits the Shaggy Man against a duplicate of himself.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script and pencils confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. The records list only Giacoia as the inker.

Story across 24 pages in three chapters of 5.67, 11.67, and 5.67 pages.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.3 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Job Number
6390
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just finished it. How do you like it?
Genre
non-fiction

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

Direct Currents / in-house column / 0.5 page (report information)

Your Free Trip Around the World! (Table of Contents: 7)

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.

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

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

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)

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Alan Trahern, Patrick Stout, Michael Giampietro, Mike Friedrich, and Wesley D. Myhre.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Super-Struggle Against Shaggy Man!
    Justice League
  2. 1. Dynamite's Coming!
    Sgt. Rock
  3. 2. The Super-Struggle Against Shaggy Man!
    Justice League
  4. 3. ["Said a cat suffocating in Squaresville..."]
  5. 4. ["A super-scoop!"]
    Superman
  6. 5. ["I just finished it. How do you like it?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  8. 7. Your Free Trip Around the World!
  9. 8. ["The famous battle-cry of Hawkman resounds again..."]
    Hawkman
  10. 9. Scooter? Who He?
    Swing with Scooter
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
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