(July 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1966-05-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Immortal Man; Animal Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Immortal Man; A-Man [Animal Man]

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

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

A-Man -- The Hero with Animal Powers (Table of Contents: 2)

Animal Man / comic story / 12.34 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
A-Man [Buddy Baker]; Roger Denning; Grabo
Synopsis
Buddy Baker uses his animal powers to fight crime and learns the limitations of those powers as he pursues a gang of crooks who have a machine that can telepathically control animals.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Third Animal Man story; previously in Strange Adventures #180 and #184. First in costume, but using the name of A-Man. Pages 7 & 13 are 0.67 story & 0.33 ads.

Natural Beauty -- Everybody's Fight (Table of Contents: 3)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff; Lyndon Johnson
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
non-fiction; nature
Synopsis
excerpts from a speech by President Lyndon Johnson regarding the preservation of nature

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Immortal Man (Table of Contents: 4)

Immortal Man / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Kirk Jason [Immortal Man]; Helen Phelps
Synopsis
The immortal man uses his powers against a strange monster, sacrificing another of his lives to defeat it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

third Immortal Man story (previously in Strange Adventures #177 and #185)

A 2nd Star Collection of the Strange Lives of Batman and Robin! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Irwin Donenfeld
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1965
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months: 187,920
Actual number of copies sold for issue nearest filing date: 216,835
Owners: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Estate of Harry Donenfeld, J. S. Liebowitz, P. H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S. U. Sampliner, Sonia Iger, all at 575 Lexington Ave, New York, N.Y., 10022

[Science Backs "Fable" of Loch Ness Monster] (Table of Contents: 7)

Strange but True / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Immortal Man; Animal Man
  2. 1. Dynamite's Coming!
    Swing with Scooter
  3. 2. A-Man -- The Hero with Animal Powers
    Animal Man
  4. 3. Natural Beauty -- Everybody's Fight
  5. 4. Immortal Man
    Immortal Man
  6. 5. A 2nd Star Collection of the Strange Lives of Batman and Robin!
    Batman and Robin
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [Science Backs "Fable" of Loch Ness Monster]
    Strange but True
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