(May 1968)

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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1968-03-28
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; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
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 Mutiny of the Super-Heroines! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Ultra Boy; Saturn Girl; Princess Projectra; Phantom Girl; Shrinking Violet; Duo Damsel; Shadow Lass; Supergirl; Light Lass]
Reprints:

The Mutiny of the Super-Heroines! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter
Pencils:
Jim Shooter (layouts only); Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (p. 1); Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Shrinking Violet; Supergirl; Invisible Kid; Lightning Lad; Superboy; Karate Kid; Ultra Boy; Star Boy; Duo Damsel; Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Light Lass; Phantom Girl; Dream Girl; Shadow Lass; Princess Projectra]; Thora, Ambassador of Taltar; President Kandro Boltax
Synopsis:
After the arrival of the female ambassador from Taltar, the girl Legionnaires experience great increases in their powers.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan (header)
Inks:
George Klein? (header)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Shrinking Violet; Chameleon Boy; Colossal Boy; Saturn Girl; Superboy; Cosmic Boy; Light Lass; Sun Boy; Bouncing Boy] (in header)

Indexer Notes

Includes the results of the first fan vote for Legion leader, declaring Ultra Boy the next leader, and runner-up Mon-El his deputy.

["This submarine model came in two halves..."] (Table of Contents)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bruce Nathan (idea); Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Job Number:
6639

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Cap
Synopsis:
Suggests how to make a tie rack out of half of a submarine model, plywood, and dowels.

Part II: Ladies First (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 12.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter
Pencils:
Jim Shooter (layouts only); Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Invisible Kid; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Princess Projectra; Saturn Girl; Dream Girl; Supergirl; Duo Damsel; Shadow Lass; Light Lass; Star Boy; Superboy; Shrinking Violet; Karate Kid; Lightning Lad; Ultra Boy; Superboy]; Ambassador Thora of Taltar
Synopsis:
Supergirl discovers that the girls' increase in power is part of Thora's plans to mind-control the girls and take over Earth.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane (Atom cover); Bob Brown (Challs cover)
Inks:
Sid Greene (Atom cover); Bob Brown (Challs cover)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; ? (cover repros)

Characters:
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Major Mynah; Challengers of the Unknown [Ace Morgan; Red Ryan; Rocky Davis; Prof Haley]

Indexer Notes

Previews of DC titles released April 2nd and 4th: Our Army at War #194, The Atom #37 (with cover repro), Challengers of the Unknown #62 (with cover repro), Secret Six #2, and Superboy #148.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Mutiny of the Super-Heroines!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Mutiny of the Super-Heroines!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  4. 3. ["This submarine model came in two halves..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  5. 4. Part II: Ladies First
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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