The Atom #16

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1964-January 1965
Page count
36?
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/18785

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Fate of the Flattened-Out Atom! (The Atom) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Andrew Frost

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. Children of Tomorrow! Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

celebration of United Nations Day (October 24) with a description of the U.N. Declaration of the Rights of a Child

Notes

Inside front cover, published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated December 1960.

Show/hide 2. Fate of the Flattened-Out Atom! (Atom) Unknown, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Andrew Frost (villain); Jean Loring

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Synopsis

Scientist Andrew Frost discovers that when the Atom uses his shrinking powers, Frost gains limited powers of precognition. He captures the Atom and imprisons him, hoping to increase his ability.

Show/hide 3. Metamorpho the Element Man (Metamorpho) Unknown, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Metamorpho
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira

Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #57 [first Metamorpho], on sale October 29

Show/hide 4. "One of the smallest of the prehistoric dinosaurs..." (It's a Small World!) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
It's a Small World!
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz ?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger ?
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi ?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #20 ([January 1966?])
No title recorded
Show/hide 5. 25 Years of Batman (Batman) Unknown, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #5, featuring Batman and Robin, on sale October 29

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Inside the Atom) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Inside the Atom

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Art
? (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

letters from: Arnold Secrest, Gary Johnson, Paul Bakulski

Show/hide 7. "I want to buy a model racing car kit." (Cap's Hobby Center) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #28 ([August 1967?])
Cap's Hobby Centre
Show/hide 8. Whose Face Does the Enemy See in His Smoking Sights? (G. I. Joe) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
G. I. Joe
Genre
War

Credits

Art
Joe Kubert
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #54


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 101409

Cover added

  • 27/03/2016

Index completed

  • 27/03/2016

Last updated

  • 27/03/2016