(July 1965)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
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

Issue Notes

Copyright © 1965 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.


The Unknown Legionnaire (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Mon-El; Supergirl; Light Lass; Superboy; Brainiac 5]
Reprints:

The Unknown Legionnaire (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Vivian Berg (part 1); Milton Snapinn (part 2)
Editing:
Mort Weisinger

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Supergirl [also as Unknown Boy]; Cosmic Boy; Chameleon Boy; Phantom Girl; Mon-El]; Norm Eldor
Synopsis:
Superboy recalls a case when the Legionnaires were helped by a hero called Unknown Boy. It was only after Unknown Boy helped the Legion finish a case, that Superboy figured out that under the costume was Supergirl. Supergirl then recalled going through a red kryptonite cloud and losing her memory, but knowing she had to protect her secret identity, and so created the Unknown Boy costume.
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["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"] (Table of Contents)

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Rocky; Bullwinkle

The One-Man Baseball Team (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Giunta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 3/09

[The Legion Outpost] (Table of Contents)

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Roberta Lortez, Jim Safran, Rich Walls, David Pawlishak and V.P. Hennings.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Unknown Legionnaire
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Unknown Legionnaire
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. ["Are Cheerios your favorite cereal, Bullwinkle?"]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  4. 3. The One-Man Baseball Team
    Superboy
  5. 4. [The Legion Outpost]
    The Legion Outpost
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