The Doom Patrol (vol. 1) #86 (Mar. 1964):
“The World’s Strangest Heroes”
by Arnold Drake, Bruno Premiani

The Doom Patrol (vol. 1) #86

Title: “The World’s Strangest Heroes”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Mar. 1964

Publisher: DC
Written by: Arnold Drake
Art by: Bruno Premiani

Number of Pages: 1

5 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
The Chief The Chief (Dr. Niles Caulder) hero scientist
  The Doom Patrol (founder) DC 176
Elasti-Girl Elasti-Girl (Rita Farr) hero
CBR Scale: U Protestant
The Doom Patrol DC 149
Negative Man Negative Man (Larry Trainor) hero
  The Doom Patrol
[test pilot disfigured in radioactive crash]
DC 154
Robotman Robotman (Cliff Steele) hero
  The Doom Patrol
[mind in robotic body]
DC 211
Brotherhood of Evil Brotherhood of Evil villain group
  [1st app: The Doom Patrol (vol. 1) #86 (Mar. 1964)] DC 91

This issue marks the renaming of the series My Greatest Adventure, but continues the numbering from that predecessor series.

This recap page in the first issue of the Doom Patrol series re-introduces the Doom Patrol and their origins.