(March-April 1975)

DC, 1960 Series
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Volume
16
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1974-12-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor); Bob Rozakis (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #113.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Justice League / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-1847
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Elongated Man; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Black Canary; The Joker (inset); Johnny Peril (inset); Matter Master
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Colors and letters credits from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Justice League / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
N-1228
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman; Wonder Woman; Green Arrow; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman]

Indexer Notes

Justice League figures reprinted from the cover of Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #58 (November-December 1967).

The Kid Who Won Hawkman's Wings! (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice League / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-1852
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Flash [Barry Allen]]; Golden Eagle [Charley Parker] (introduction); Matter Master [Mark Mandrill] (villain); Commissioner George Emmett; Hawkman [Katar Hol] (cameo)
Synopsis
Green Arrow investigates a letter set to the JLA and meets Charley Parker, who is following in Hawkman's crime-fighting footsteps as Golden Eagle. When the Matter Master challenges Golden Eagle, thinking that he's Hawkman, The Justice League steps in to help. After the villain is defeated, the real Hawkman makes a surprise appearance.
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Keywords
Mentachem; Midway City

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Colors credit from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker.

First Charley Parker, the Golden Eagle.

JLA Super-Villain Quiz! (Table of Contents: 3)

Justice League / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis ?; E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
various (illustration)
Inks
various (illustrations)
Colors
? (illustrations)
Letters
?

Job Number
N-1229
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Angle Man; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Captain Cold; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Shadow-Thief; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Joker; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Chronos; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Lex Luthor; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Clock King; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Tattooed Man
Synopsis
Match the villain to his super-hero nemesis.
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Indexer Notes

Art taken from various past issues of DC comics. The answers to the quiz are printed on a 1/3 page on the page numbered 56 in this issue.

JLA Puzzle (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
P-39
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Clark Kent]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Black Canary; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]
Keywords
crossword puzzle

Indexer Notes

Justice League figures reprinted from the cover of Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #110 (March-April 1974). The answer is printed on a 1/3 page on the page numbered 85 in this issue.

Mastermind of Menaces! (Table of Contents: 5)

Black Canary; Starman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
N-1174
Genre
superhero
Characters
Starman [Ted Knight]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; The Mist (villain); Larry Lance; Alan Moreland; Freda Van Taller; Mr. Burton
Synopsis
The villainous Mist returns to his life of crime by using flowers from Dinah Drake's floral shop to hypnotically induce wealthy people into parting with large sums of money, and when Starman gets involved in the case, his Gravity Rod suddenly stops working.
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Indexer Notes

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

Story in three parts of 7.67, 9.67, and 5.67 pages.

[Fog... Mist...] (Table of Contents: 6)

What's the Difference Between / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tom Nicolosi (as Tommy Nicolosi)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Positioned at the bottom of page 8 of the previous sequence

Answers to JLA Super-Villain Quiz (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis ?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Answers to the JLA Super-Villain Quiz in this issue.

The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens! (Table of Contents: 8)

Justice League / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
N-1175
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Wonder Woman [also appears as Lt. Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; also appears as John Jones]; The Flash [also appears as Barry Allen]; the Atom [also appears as Ray Palmer]; Aquaman; Jean Loring; Snapper Carr; stone giants from a parallel earth (villains)
Synopsis
Superman and Wonder Woman save the Satellite Sky Fortress, and The Flash sees its cannon aiming at a skyscraper in Central City. Superman and Wonder Woman destroy it, and they summon the Justice League. Searching the world, they find stone giants that can't be touched.
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Indexer Notes

Story across 25 pages in three chapters: unnumbered part 1 (7.67 pp.), Part 2 (7.67 pp.), Part 3 (8.67 pp.).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

On the Planet Og / cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It'll be easy to land here -- it's nothing but arid desert!
Genre
humor; science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Positioned at the bottom of page 16 of the previous sequence, shrunk from the original half-page size.

Answers to JLA Puzzle (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
P-39

Indexer Notes

Answers to the JLA Puzzle in this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Just a Story / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Purcell
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Howard Purcell
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Purcell

Job Number
N-1176
First Line of Dialogue or Text
You lazy brat! I want the dishes washed...
Genre
drama
Characters
Johnny Peril (introduction) [Mr. Nobody]; Joan Fleming; Ma Flack; Pa Flack
Synopsis
An anonymous man wrongly accused of murder comes to the aid of an abused child and helps her find her real family.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Johnny Peril is not actually named in this story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

JLA Mail Room / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (signed as BR)
Pencils
Dick Dillin (logo illustration)
Inks
Dick Giordano (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-1903

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Tom Bierbaum, Bob Rodi, J. Douglas Wellington, Kenneth Caples, Allen R. Kretschmar, Steve Pick, David Larkin, Craig Haynes, Richard Ekparian, Scott Loos, Gary Cole, and David Rodriguez.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Justice League
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Justice League
  3. 2. The Kid Who Won Hawkman's Wings!
    Justice League
  4. 3. JLA Super-Villain Quiz!
    Justice League
  5. 4. JLA Puzzle
  6. 5. Mastermind of Menaces!
    Black Canary; Starman
  7. 6. [Fog... Mist...]
    What's the Difference Between
  8. 7. Answers to JLA Super-Villain Quiz
  9. 8. The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!
    Justice League
  10. 9. ["It'll be easy to land here -- it's nothing but arid desert!"]
    On the Planet Og
  11. 10. Answers to JLA Puzzle
  12. 11. ["You lazy brat! I want the dishes washed..."]
    Just a Story
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    JLA Mail Room
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