(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 (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Immortal Man-- The Hero Who Lived and Died 100 Times! / A-Man-- The Hero with Animal Powers! (Table of Contents)

Animal Man; Immortal 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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I asked for it-- no denying that!
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
Tom Nicolosi ?
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

First Line of Dialogue or Text
President Johnson says: 'At first there seemed to be no end to the wonder of the land.
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, in comics form.

Immortal Man (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My 'shocker' blast can topple a mountain-- it's bound to knock this beast out of action!
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; superhero
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 (credited)
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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For hundreds of years, travelers have periodically reported sighting the frightening Loch Ness moster in the Scottish lake of the same name.
Genre
non-fiction
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Immortal Man-- The Hero Who Lived and Died 100 Times! / A-Man-- The Hero with Animal Powers!
    Animal Man; Immortal 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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