The Atom #27
(October-November 1966)

DC, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1966-08-04
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[Beauty and the Beast-Gang!] (Table of Contents)

The Atom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The Panther
Reprints

Beauty and the Beast-Gang! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Atom / comic story / 12.34 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Gil Kane (credited)
Inks
Sid Greene (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The Panther Gang (villains); Dawn Hudson; Willie Farr
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Story in two parts of 5.67 and 6.67 pages.

Look What's New on Route '66' (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

AMT Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Stowaway on a Hot-Air Balloon! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Atom / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Gil Kane (credited)
Inks
Sid Greene (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Benjamin Franklin; Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt; Joseph Montgolfier; Etienne Montgolfier; J.A.C. Charles
Synopsis
In a "Time Pool" story, the Atom meets Benjamin Franklin and the Montgolfiers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Inside the Atom (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz [as The Editor]
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Dianne Hruska, Wayne DeWald, Don Fitzgerald, Richard Volbrecht, Marcy Slyh, Jon Voss, Randy Cleveland and Bill Abboud, with replies from Schwartz.

Assignment: Outer Space (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Adventures in the G I Joe Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Beauty and the Beast-Gang!]
    The Atom
  2. 1. Beauty and the Beast-Gang!
    The Atom
  3. 2. Look What's New on Route '66'
    AMT Corporation
  4. 3. Stowaway on a Hot-Air Balloon!
    The Atom
  5. 4. Inside the Atom
  6. 5. Assignment: Outer Space
    Adventures in the G I Joe Club
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Matthew Head
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
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  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
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