(December 1966)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1966-10-27
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.


Animal Man, Hero or Freak? (Table of Contents)

Animal Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Animal Man

Secret of the Three Earth Dooms (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Professor Ira Galton must figure out how to stop three impossible cosmic disasters, which turn out to be tests administered by an alien race.
Reprints

You Asked for It -- the Return of O.G.R.E.! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My ball point pen ran dry. Good!

Indexer Notes

hint submitted by Dennis Slatterly of Colorado Springs, Colorado

Animal Man, Hero or Freak? (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Animal Man [A-Man]; Roger; Grabo
Synopsis
Animal Man learns the various limitations of his powers as he pursues a gang of thieves.
Reprints

An All-Star Collection of the Best of Batman (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

[The Diviner Who Helped Win a Battle] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Animal Man, Hero or Freak?
    Animal Man
  2. 1. Secret of the Three Earth Dooms
  3. 2. You Asked for It -- the Return of O.G.R.E.!
    Aquaman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. ["My ball point pen ran dry. Good!"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. Animal Man, Hero or Freak?
    Animal Man
  7. 6. An All-Star Collection of the Best of Batman
    Batman
  8. 7. [The Diviner Who Helped Win a Battle]
    Strange but True
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • John Fallon
  • Gregory Fischer
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