Green Lantern #53

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1967
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/21030

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Captive of the Evil Eye! (Green Lantern) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Thotan

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Show/hide 1. Captive of the Evil Eye! (Green Lantern) Unknown, 12.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Thotan; Carol Ferris (cameo); Thomas Kalmaku [Pieface] (cameo)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Art
Gil Kane
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #19 (December 1975-January 1976)
Captive of the Evil Eye!
 
Australia
Green Lantern Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #2 ([October 1976?])
Captive of the Evil Eye
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #3 ([May] 2008)
Captive of the Evil Eye!

Synopsis

Green Lantern fights a giant alien who is trying to steal the oxygen in the earth's atmosphere.

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Green Lantern's Mail Chute) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern's Mail Chute

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Notes

letters submitted by Greg Sanchez; B. Jaybush; Joseph Arul; T. Lancaster

Show/hide 3. "Leave the table, young man." (Billy) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Billy
Genre
Humor
Characters
Billy

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

advertisement for Aurora models

Show/hide 4. Presenting the Man of the Hour -- Clark Kent! (Superman) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Joe Letterese ?

Notes

house ad for Superman (DC, 1939 series) #197 [80 Page Giant #G-36], on sale April 11

Show/hide 5. The Battle That Rocks the Universe! (The Flash; The Spectre) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash; The Spectre
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Notes

house ad for The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #72, on sale April 20

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Direct Currents) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Direct Currents

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Mike Sekowsky (illustrations)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (illustrations)
Colours
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Notes

listing of DC comics on sale in late April 1967; includes cover art for The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #171 and Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #54

Show/hide 7. Two Green Lanterns in the Family! (Green Lantern) Unknown, 9.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Jim Jordan; Sue Jordan; Howard Jordan

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #58 ([February 1974?])
Two Green Lanterns in the Family
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #4 (September-October 1980)
Two Green Lanterns in the Family
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #3 ([May] 2008)
Two Green Lanterns in the Family!
From GCD
from Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #53 (June 1967)

Synopsis

Hal's sister-in-law believes that her husband Jim is Green Lantern.

Notes

Jordan Brothers story. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Green Lantern's Mail Chute - Extra) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern's Mail Chute - Extra

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Letters
typeset

Notes

letters submitted by Carl Gafford; Mark Evanier; Leonard Rosenberg; Henry Goldman; Joseph Mohr


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42737

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  • 15/03/2016