(March 1968)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly with the exception of Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.
On-sale date
1968-01-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Julie Schwartz
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Earth's Other Green Lantern! (Table of Contents: 1)

Green Lantern / comic story / 22.17 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Guy Gardner] (introduction); Guardians of the Universe; Green Lantern [Abin Sur] (flashback); Sinestro (cameo); Black Hand (cameo); Shark (cameo); Sonar (cameo); Dr. Polaris (cameo)
Synopsis
The Guardians use their scientific knowledge to show Hal what would have happened if Guy Gardner had been the first man chosen by Abin Sur to wield the power ring.
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 11.5 and 10.67 pages.

Hal Jordan's origin as Green Lantern retold and expanded.

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

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

You Too Can Play the Game (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Green Lantern's Mail Chute / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Mike Flesher; Jeff Pierce; Jim Vlcko

A New Star on the DC Horizon (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Beware the Creeper / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1967
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 201,700
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 223,500
Owner: National Periodical Publications, Inc., Estate of Harry Donenfeld, J.S. Liebowitz, P.H. Sampliner, Irwin Donenfeld, S.U. Sampliner, Sonia Mondschein, all at 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10022

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Green Lantern's Mail Chute -- Extra / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Terry Richey; Steve Mitchell; Mike Burns

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Earth's Other Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  4. 3. You Too Can Play the Game
    Supergirl
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  6. 5. A New Star on the DC Horizon
    Beware the Creeper
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute -- Extra
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer