(April-May 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1969-02-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Dick Giordano
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver 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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hawk and the Dove / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dove [Don Hall]
Reprints

Walk with Me, O' Brother... Death Has Taken My Hand! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Hawk and the Dove / comic story / 22.83 pages (report information)

Script
Gil Kane
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Wally Wood (uncredited)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda; Morris Waldinger

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawk [Hank Hall]; Dove [Don Hall]; Judge Irwin Hall; Mrs. Hall; Sam Hodgins; Teen Titans [Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Speedy [Roy Harper]] (cameo)
Synopsis
Judge Hall believes an old friend of his has been framed for robbery and manslaughter. Hawk and Dove investigate but before the truth is revealed, Hawk is critically injured and Dove goes against his beliefs by violently beating the man responsible.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wood inks per Nick Caputo. We previously credited Sal Trapani.

Story across 24 pages in three parts of 7.67, 7.5, and 7, plus a final 2/3-page which begins a new story which is continued in Teen Titans (DC, 1966 series) #21.

The Daring Giant, the Classic Giant (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams; Ross Andru
Inks
Nick Cardy; Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #3 and The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #178 [80 Page Giant G-58], both on sale February 13

[#5 [Wildcat]] (Table of Contents: 3)

Fact File / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Hanerfeld
Pencils
Irwin Hasen ? (illustration)
Inks
Irwin Hasen ? (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wildcat; Huntress
Synopsis
Article about the Golden Age Wildcat. Includes one panel reprinted from an unidentified issue of Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series).

Indexer Notes

#5 in a series

Incredible? Yes! Impossible? No! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Irv Novick; Neal Adams
Inks
Irv Novick; Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

House ad for Detective Comics (DC, 1938 series) #387 and The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #83, both on sale February 27

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Hawk and the Dove
  2. 1. Walk with Me, O' Brother... Death Has Taken My Hand!
    The Hawk and the Dove
  3. 2. The Daring Giant, the Classic Giant
  4. 3. [#5 [Wildcat]]
    Fact File
  5. 4. Incredible? Yes! Impossible? No!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Stangas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll