The Atom #30
(April-May 1967)

DC, 1962 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1967-02-02
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.


Daze of the Bat-Knights! (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]; Eddie Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Daze of the Bat-Knights! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Atom / comic story / 21.5 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]; Elvarans; Jean Loring; Lonny; Cherie; Eddie Gordon (villain); Luke Preston (villain); Hestera; Olin Parr
Synopsis
Eddie Gordon escapes from prison with the help of his scientific genius cellmate, Luke Preston. The two men return to the cave where the Bat-Knights live and gain control over them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Pages 8, 18 and 23 are half-pages.

Here's DC's Comic Valentine For You... (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Flashiest News of the Year (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Inside the Atom / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz [as Editor]
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Guy H. Lillian III, Frank Tower and Rick Penell, with replies from Schwartz.
Follows page 8 of sequence 1.

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

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

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

Job Number
6481
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got a neat way to attach my model car chassis to the body.

Indexer Notes

Hint submitted by Charles Garvin of Jackson, Mississippi.
Follows sequence 2. Followed by sequence 4.

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

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

Zooming Your Way! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Batman; Green Arrow / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Inside the Atom - Extra / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz [as Editor]
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Marcy Slyh, Andrew Okus and Joseph Dolezel Jr., with replies from Schwartz.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Daze of the Bat-Knights!
    The Atom
  2. 1. Daze of the Bat-Knights!
    The Atom
  3. 2. Here's DC's Comic Valentine For You...
    Blackhawk
  4. 3. The Flashiest News of the Year
    The Flash
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Inside the Atom
  6. 5. ["I've got a neat way to attach my model car chassis to the body."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  8. 7. Zooming Your Way!
    Batman; Green Arrow
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Inside the Atom - Extra
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
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