(October 1976)

DC, 1974 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Letiz; Carl Gafford (co-editor)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine size
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Official DC fanzine, published by DC. Mostly articles on DC characters and their creators.


The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

Incredible Unpredictable Issue (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Colors:
Tony Tollin
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Sugar & Spike; Cain; Winky, Blinky, & Noddy; Woozy Winks; Bat-Mite; Quisp (from Aquaman); Mr. Mxyzptlk; Wonder Woman; Bizarro No. 1; Fox & Crow; Jonah Hex

Indexer Notes

Cover has "Nov." date.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jonah Hex / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
John Albano
Pencils:
Tony DeZuniga
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-118

Genre:
satire-parody; western-frontier
Characters:
Jonah Hex
Synopsis:
Parody using Jonah Hex. Hex finds 80,000 Indians surrounding a fort and decides to join the winning side.

Indexer Notes

Pages 17-20. Unpublished story intended for DC parody book "Zany", which was never produced.

The Gnark is Coming! The Gnark is Coming! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Wally Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-531

Genre:
satire-parody
Synopsis:
A bumkin aspires to be a squire. He must give a gnark a potion or it will go insane and go on a killing rampage.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pages 21-24. Apparently an unpublished story intended for the "Plop!" comic book.

Friendship (Sugar Style) (Table of Contents)

Sugar & Spike / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Sugar; Spike
Synopsis:
Sugar and Spike are at the beach. Sugar pretends to be Spike's servant.

Indexer Notes

Page 48. Unpublished Sugar & Spike one-page story?

Spike vs. the Football! (Table of Contents)

Sugar & Spike / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Spike
Synopsis:
Spike get hit in the posterior when a football goes over the fence from a neighbor's yard. He trades the football for a helmet to protect himself (giving a new meaning to "cover your butt.")

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Unpublished Sugar & Spike one-pager?

[Sportsman] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed Wood)
Inks:
Wally Wood (signed Wood)
Colors:
Tony Tollin

Genre:
satire-parody; sports
Synopsis:
A four-armed "athlete" plays many games simultaneously.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Possibly an unpublished cover for the "Plop!" comic book?

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 1. Incredible Unpredictable Issue
  2. 2. [no title indexed]
    Jonah Hex
  3. 3. The Gnark is Coming! The Gnark is Coming!
  4. 4. Friendship (Sugar Style)
    Sugar & Spike
  5. 5. Spike vs. the Football!
    Sugar & Spike
  6. 6. [Sportsman]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Merlin Haas
  • Gregg Whitmore