(May 1967)

DC, 1964 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
On-sale Date
1967-03-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Zarox-13 -- King of the Criminal Cosmos! (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Zarox-13
Reprints

Zarox-13, Emperor of the Cosmos! (Table of Contents: 1)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Beast Boy [Gar Logan]; Mento [Steve Dayton]; Lord Marsden; Brotherhood of Evil [The Brain; Garguax; Monsieur Mallah; Madame Rouge] (villains); Zarox-13 (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis
Garguax's previously unknown superior, Zarox-13, plans to take over the Earth.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story is split into Part 1 (5.5 pages) and Part 2 (8.5 pages).

Story continues in issue #112.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Job Number
6497
First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you doing with those model auto tires?
Synopsis
How to use old model car tires to decorate a raceway set.

Indexer Notes

Appears between pages 6-7 of story sequence 1. Sequence added per Ted Watson.

Hint submitted by Steve Kredmer.

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

Patrol Postscripts / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Inks
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Chief; Rita; Larry; Cliff

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Irene Vartanoff; Steve Brow; Mark Evanier; Debbi Leonard; Suzanne Brezausek; Ira Edwards; Michael Cirone. Includes a Swap Shop section.

Appears between pages 6-7 of story sequence 1. Sequence added per Ted Watson.

Neg Man's Last Road! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Private World of Negative Man / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Mrs. Trainor (Larry's mother); Dr. Death [Dr. Drew; also as Mr. Tolliver] (villain); the President of the United States; Congressman Sloan
Synopsis
Negative Man stops Dr. Death and joins the Doom Patrol.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story chronologically continues in My Greatest Adventure #80.

How to "Figure" a Super-Hero (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rick Wood
Pencils
? (caricature of Euclid); Bruno Premiani
Inks
? (caricature of Euclid); Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Negative Man; Larry Trainor; Euclid
Synopsis
Wood draws parallels between mathematical studies and comic book creating, limiting his examples of the latter to the Doom Patrol.

Indexer Notes

This is actually a letter to the editor given a spotlight. "Editor" salutation and signing retained. Illustration of Negative Man from page 24, panel 3 of the previous issue.

Sequence added per Ted Watson.

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

BEM Shows Up! (Table of Contents: 7)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Brains, Emotions and Muscles should be used in combination for best results.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Sequence added per Ted Watson.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Zarox-13 -- King of the Criminal Cosmos!
    Doom Patrol
  2. 1. Zarox-13, Emperor of the Cosmos!
    Doom Patrol
  3. 2. ["What are you doing with those model auto tires?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Patrol Postscripts
  5. 4. Neg Man's Last Road!
    The Private World of Negative Man
  6. 5. How to "Figure" a Super-Hero
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  8. 7. BEM Shows Up!
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