(December 1968-January 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1968-10-01
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Atom; Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Major Mynah
Reprints
Keywords
lightning; rain

Indexer Notes

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

If 1 Super Hero Doesn't Grab You... Try 2 (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Explosive Exploit of the Split-Atom! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Atom / comic story / 13.17 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Major Mynah; Jean Loring (cameo)
Synopsis
Atom works with the FBI to capture a gang of spies that have developed a ray that can extract secrets from the brain.
Reprints
Keywords
FBI; Lobotikon

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 7.5 pages.

Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Captain Action; Ideal Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We Want You to Baby-Sit with the World's Mightiest Tot... (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Steel Yourself for a Classic! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[What's in a Fanzine] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Wonderful World of Comics / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Hanerfeld ?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Description of fanzines and reviews of the Comic Crusader (published by Martin Greim) and Fandom Calling (published by Mike Raub).

The Man with an Inbuilt Panic Button! (Table of Contents: 7)

Hawkman / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Andrew Harris
Synopsis
Hawkman meets Andrew Harris, who has the unconscious ability to teleport himself out of danger, when Harris turns up on the Hawks' spaceship.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Jim Vicko, Harvey Sobel, John Potter and Dave Truesdale.

Get in on the Action! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Atom; Hawkman
  2. 1. If 1 Super Hero Doesn't Grab You... Try 2
  3. 2. The Explosive Exploit of the Split-Atom!
    The Atom
  4. 3. Captain Action and Action Boy Meet Dr. Evil
    Captain Action; Ideal Toys
  5. 4. We Want You to Baby-Sit with the World's Mightiest Tot...
    Superman
  6. 5. Steel Yourself for a Classic!
    The Flash
  7. 6. [What's in a Fanzine]
    The Wonderful World of Comics
  8. 7. The Man with an Inbuilt Panic Button!
    Hawkman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Inside the Atom -- Hawkman
  10. 9. Get in on the Action!
    Captain Action
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