The Atom Archives #2

DC Comics

United States

Published
[October] 2003
Page count
224
Cover price
49.95 USD; 82.95 CAD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/297545

Credits

Editing
Dale Crain (senior editor - collected edition)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Atom) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Art
Gil Kane
Colours
Jamison
Show/hide 1. Table of Contents Table of contents, 2 pages

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 2. Foreword (Atom) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Introduction by Roy Thomas

Show/hide 3. [Cover - Atom #6]; The Highwayman and the Mighty Mite! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 4. The Riddle of the Two-Faced Astronaut! (Atom) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Wizardo the Great; Chief Baxter; Peter Venner; Howard Crane (villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 5. The Highwayman and the Mighty Mite! (Atom) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt; Dick Turpin (villain); Black Bess; Lady Jane; Tom King

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)

Notes

A "Time Pool" story.

Show/hide 6. [Cover - Atom #7]; Case of the Cosmic Camera! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 7. The Case of the Cosmic Camera! (Atom) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Thal; Shiera Hall] (cameo); Chief Baxter; Jean Loring; Thanagarians; Thalens (villains)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)

Notes

First Atom team-up with Hawkman and Hawkgirl.

Show/hide 8. [Cover - Atom #8]; Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Dr. Light [Arthur Light]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 9. The Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb! (Atom) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [JLA; Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz] (flashback only); Snapper Carr] (all cameo); The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Dr. Light [Arthur Light] (villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 10. The Purloined Miniatures (Atom) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Bill Wilson; Rodney Morton; Jean Loring; Alfred Trask (villain); Warden Barnes

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 11. [Cover - Atom #9]; The Atom's Phantom Double! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 12. The Atom's Phantom Double! (Atom) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 13. The Seaman and the Spyglass! (Atom) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Henry Hudson; Jan Lippershey; Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)

Notes

A "Time Pool" story.

Show/hide 14. [Cover - Atom #10]; Ride a Deadly Grenade! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 15. Ride a Deadly Grenade! (Atom) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Ferdinand Alt; Jean Loring; foreign agents (villains); a C.I.A. agent

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)

Notes

Sequel to "Prisoner in a Test Tube!" in Showcase #36.

Show/hide 16. The Mysterious Swan-Maiden! (Atom) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Judge Emil Potter; Johnny Trent; Rutherford Toller; Bill Cook; The Swan-Maiden (villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #10 (December 1963-January 1964)
The Mysterious Swan-Maiden!
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #41 ([February 1964])
The Mysterious Swan-Maiden
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Atom (DC, 2007 series) #11 (2007)
The Mysterious Swan-Maiden!
Show/hide 17. [Cover - Atom #11]; Trouble at the Ten-Year Club! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 18. Trouble at the Ten-Year Club! (Atom) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jack Archer (villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 19. Voyage to Beyond! (Atom) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Kathis (villain); Anton (villain); Santh (villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 20. [Cover - Atom #12]; Danger--Atom-Gun at Work! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 21. Danger--Atom-Gun at Work! (Atom) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Enrichetta Negrini

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 22. The Gold Hunters of '49! (Atom) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Edgar Allan Poe; Professor V. Hyatt; Charles Barr

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)

Notes

A "Time Pool" story.

Show/hide 23. [Cover - Atom #13]; Weapon Watches of the Time-Wise Guy! (Atom) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Chronos [David Clinton]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 24. Weapon Watches of the Time-Wise Guy! (Atom) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Anton Teljas; Jason Thrower; Eva Teljas; Jean Loring; Chronos [David Clinton] (villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 25. I Accuse Ray Palmer -- Of Robbery! (Atom) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Fred Norton (villain); Billy the Wheel (villain)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)
Show/hide 26. Biographies Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Biography

Credits

Author
Mark Waid
Letters
typeset

Notes

Biographies for Gardner Fox, Sid Greene, Gil Kane, Murphy Anderson and Julie Schwartz. Biographical material researched and written by Mark Waid.

Show/hide 27. Backcover (Atom) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman [Katar Hol; Carter Hall]; Chronos [David Clinton]

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original)

Notes

Reprints covers from Atom (DC, 1962 series) #7, 9, 10, 13.


Notes

Series design by Alex Jay/Studio J.

Publication design by Peter Hamboussi.

Black-and-white reconstruction on selected material by Rick Keene.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34826

Entry created

  • 02/11/2007

Index completed

  • 03/04/2020

Last updated

  • 03/04/2020