(September 1964)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Legion of Super-Outlaws! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Heroes of Lallor [Beast Boy; Evolvo Lad; Gas Girl]
Reprints:

Part I: The Legion of Super-Outlaws! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivian Berg ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Heroes of Lallor [Beast Boy; Gas Girl; Evolvo Lad; Duplicate Boy; Life Lass]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Shrinking Violet; Star Boy; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Chameleon Boy; Invisible Kid; Mon-El;]; Marden King
Synopsis:
An evil scientist tricks the Heroes of Lallor into fighting the Legion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Marden King is the brother of Jungle King (also known as Monster Master) whom the Legion fought in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #309.

The Story Behind This Month's Legion Story (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Credit for suggesting the Heroes of Lallor in previous issues by various readers: Beast Boy suggested by reader Thomas Raimondo; Gas Girl suggested by reader Charlie Hendrix; Evolvo Lad suggested by reader Mark Wade; Duplicate Boy suggested by reader Steven Cohen; Life Lass suggested by reader Eric Heidman.

Part II: The Battle of the Super-Teams! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivian Berg ?

Characters:
Heroes of Lallor [Beast Boy; Gas Girl; Evolvo Lad; Duplicate Boy; Life Lass]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Shrinking Violet; Star Boy; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Chameleon Boy; Invisible Kid; Colossal Boy; Ultra Boy; Mon-El; Element Lad; Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad]; Marden King
Synopsis:
The Heroes of Lallor turn on Marden King as they realise that they have been duped.
Reprints:

The Legion Outpost (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

It is revealed in this column that Polar Boy is the youngest of all the members of either the Legion proper or the Substitute Heroes.

The Three Secret Identities of Superboy (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Reprints:

["So Helen broke her date with me..."] (Table of Contents)

Jerry the Jitterbug / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Editing:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jerry the Jitterbug
Synopsis:
Jerry's mad because Helen broke up with him.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Legion of Super-Outlaws!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Part I: The Legion of Super-Outlaws!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. The Story Behind This Month's Legion Story
  4. 3. Part II: The Battle of the Super-Teams!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  5. 4. The Legion Outpost
  6. 5. The Three Secret Identities of Superboy
    Superboy
  7. 6. ["So Helen broke her date with me..."]
    Jerry the Jitterbug
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