(September 1965)

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 True Identity of Starfinger! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Saturn Girl; Chameleon Boy; Lightning Lad [as Starfinger]; Shrinking Violet (cameo); Cosmic Boy (cameo); Triplicate Girl (cameo); Ultra Boy (cameo); Star Boy (cameo); Sun Boy (cameo); Colossal Boy (cameo); Element Lad (cameo); Invisible Kid (cameo); Light Lass (cameo)
Reprints:

The True Identity of Starfinger! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milton Snapinn

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad [also as Starfinger]; Superboy; Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Shrinking Violet; Triplicate Girl; Chameleon Boy; Star Boy; Mon-El; Phantom Girl; Light Lass; Matter-Eater Lad; Colossal Boy; Ultra Boy]; Dr. Hanscom
Synopsis:
Starfinger is revealed to be Lightning Lad under hypnosis, and the Legion captures the real villain.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from previous issue. Two chapters: 6.5 & 8.5 pages each, respectively.

Nature's Bill of Rights (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
A man; two boys
Synopsis:
Two boys who are polluting a stream are given an anti-pollution lesson by a fisherman. Includes an excerpt from an 1869 Massachusetts Board of Health document.

Indexer Notes

Credits from a list by Lionel English.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Don Solia, Bill Thom, Bill Vickers, Marshall Carpenter, Steve Maurer, Keith Rice, Douglas Fyfe, Alan Ashford

The Sixth Clark Kent (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Giunta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Clark Kent
Synopsis:
Superboy helps look for another Clark Kent who was named heir to a fortune.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 3/09

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The True Identity of Starfinger!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The True Identity of Starfinger!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Nature's Bill of Rights
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  5. 4. The Sixth Clark Kent
    Superboy
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