(August-September 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1969-06-03
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)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
S-188
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Gentleman Ghost; Hawkman [Katar Hol]
Reprints
Keywords
sarcophagi

Indexer Notes

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

The Ghost Laughs Last! (Table of Contents: 1)

Hawkman / comic story / 12.17 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-147
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]; The Gentleman Ghost [Jim Craddock] (origin); Zita
Synopsis
The Gentleman Ghost meets a blind psychic who falls in love with him. She believes that there is a jewel that will restore her sight, so he embarks on a string of jewel robberies to find the right one. The Hawks don't capture him, but Hawkman finally admits to his wife that the Ghost is truly a phantom and not just pretending to be one.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.
Page 6 is a 2/3-page and page 13 is a 1/2-page.

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

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

Hate Is Where You Find It! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Atom / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-130
Genre
superhero
Characters
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Ag (villain); Heinrich von Rilk
Synopsis
When the electron microscope lab is blown up at Ivy University, Professor von Rilk is accused to being a Nazi saboteur. Ray Palmer gets his fiancée Jean to defend the professor, then shrinks down as the Atom to find the origin of the explosion.

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: 4)

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

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-196

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Bill Mantlo, Martin Pasko and D. Elizabeth Miller.
Future comics writers Mantlo and Pasko have diametrically opposed opinions on the writing of Denny O'Neil.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. The Ghost Laughs Last!
    Hawkman
  3. 2. ["Dear DC fans: First, we would like to thank you for having bought this DC magazine..."]
  4. 3. Hate Is Where You Find It!
    The Atom
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Inside the Atom - Hawkman
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