(September 1971)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly with the exception of Feb., May and Nov.
On-sale date:
1971-06-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Also designated on cover as Giant (DC, 1969 series) #G-86 and as G-86 on indicia page. On sale date from publisher advertisement.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
N310

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; Nightwing [Superman]; Flamebird [Jimmy Olsen]; Elastic Lad [Jimmy Olsen]; Giant Turtleboy [Jimmy Olsen]; Porcupine Jimmy Olsen; Wolfman Jimmy Olsen

Invasion of the Mystery Super-Men! [Superman in Kandor part 1] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Nor Kann (a Kandorian scientist, intro); Than Ol (intro, villain); Boz-Tol (intro, villain); Jax-Ur (villain); Prof. Vakox (villain); Phantom Zone inmates (villains); Lois Lane; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Brainiac (flashback)
Synopsis:
Superman and Jimmy Olsen travel to Kandor to discover how normal sized Kandorians are on Earth and why they are attacking Superman.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

The Dynamic Duo of Kandor! [Superman in Kandor part 2] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [as Nightwing] (intro, origin); Jimmy Olsen [as Flamebird] (intro, origin); Van-Zee (guest star); Nor Kann (a Kandorian scientist, intro); Than Ol (intro, villain); Boz-Tol (intro, villain); Jax-Ur (villain); Prof. Vakox (villain); Phantom Zone inmates (villains); Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); Lyla Lerrol (flashback)
Synopsis:
Superman and Jimmy Olsen take the secret identites of Nightwing and Flamebird so they can track down Than-Ol's raiders and stop his scheme to enlarge Kandor.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Kandor

The City of Super-People! [Superman in Kandor part 3] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-301

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Flamebird [Jimmy Olsen]; Nightwing [Van-Zee]; Nor-Kanh; Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue); Nor Kann [a Kandorian scientist] (intro); Than Ol (intro, villain); Boz-Tol (intro, villain); Jax-Ur (villain); Prof. Vakox (villain); Phantom Zone inmates (villains); Superman Emergency Squad (guest stars); Lori Lemaris (cameo)
Synopsis:
Than Ol succeeds in enlarging Kandor, but Superman must re-shrink it before Than-Ol's process destroys it completely.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fotress of Solitude; green kryptonite; Kandor; Phantom Zone

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Giant Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
N-326

The Caped Crimefighers of Kandor! [The Caped Crimefighters of Kandor!] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-297

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Nightwing [Superman]; Flamebird [Jimmy Olsen]; Jor-El (cameo, painting); xNor-Kann; Skal-Var (Flashback); Super-Outlaw; Telepathic Hound
Synopsis:
Superman and Jimmy Olsen travel to the Bottle City of Kandor to become Nightwing and Flamebird and stop an outlaw with super-powers who is stealing artifacts.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fotress of Solitude; green kryptonite; Kandor; Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

Original title: "The Dynamic Duo of Kandor!"

The Super-Showdown in Kandor! [The Caped Crimefighters of Kandor!] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-298

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Nightwing [Superman]; Flamebird [Jimmy Olsen]; Night-Hound; Nor-Kann; Super-Outlaw; Jor-Dan (Flashback); The Winged One (dragon-like Kryptonian beast); Dakar-Ra (flashback); Superman Revenge Squad
Synopsis:
Nightwing and Flamebird discover the identity of Super-Outlaw, and also find out who is behind his crime spree.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bottle City of Kandor

Indexer Notes

Original title: "The Dynamic Duo of Kandor!"

The World of Doomed Olsens! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-296

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Legion of Super-Heroes [Mon-El [also as The Collector]; Colossal Boy [also as The Giant Turtle Man]; Bouncing Boy [also as Fat Boy Jimmy]; Cosmic Boy [also as The Human Porcupine]; Chameleon Boy [also as Elastic Lad]; Shrinking Violet (cameo); Sun Boy (cameo); Lightning Lad (cameo); Saturn Girl (cameo); Triplicate Girl (cameo)]; Proty II [also as Wolf Boy Jimmy]; Legion of Substitute-Heroes [Fire Lad; Polar Boy; Night Girl; Stone Boy] (all in cameos)
Synopsis:
Jimmy is taken by The Collector to the world Gion-El, which is seemingly inhabited by duplicates of him in the forms into which he has been transformed in the past. But when Jimmy realizes he is being hoaxed, the Legionnaires reveal that he has passed his initiation test and they bring him to the 30th century to officially be made an honorary member of the Legion of Super-Heroes.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Invasion of the Mystery Super-Men! [Superman in Kandor part 1]
    Superman
  3. 2. The Dynamic Duo of Kandor! [Superman in Kandor part 2]
    Superman
  4. 3. The City of Super-People! [Superman in Kandor part 3]
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Giant Jimmy Olsen's Pen Pals
  6. 5. The Caped Crimefighers of Kandor! [The Caped Crimefighters of Kandor!]
    Jimmy Olsen
  7. 6. The Super-Showdown in Kandor! [The Caped Crimefighters of Kandor!]
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. The World of Doomed Olsens!
    Jimmy Olsen
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