(August-September 1976)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume:
5
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Tabloid
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Superman Salutes the Bicentennial (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
Sol Harrison
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; war; western-frontier
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Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

[Foreword] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sol Harrison
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
United States Capitol
Synopsis:
Introduction by Sol Harrison, president of National Periodical Publications, Inc.

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

The Spirit of 1776! (Table of Contents)

Superman; Tomahawk / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan (page 1 and all but last panel of page 2); Fred Ray (last panel of page 2 and all of page 3)
Inks:
Curt Swan (page 1 and all but last panel of page 2); Fred Ray (last panel of page 2 and all of page 3)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-498

Genre:
war
Characters:
Superman; Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; George Washington
Synopsis:
Superman uses his time projector to view Tomahawk and Dan Hunter's first meeting with George Washington.
Reprints:
  • from ? [Tomahawk part only]

Indexer Notes

The two-page introduction by Superman leads into the one-page Tomahawk story.

Adventure in New York! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-499

Genre:
war
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; George Washington; Major Throg-Smith; Wylie; Sam Appleby; Will Reade; Tim Benson; Basil Barr; John MacReady
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Indexer Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

The Magic Tomahawk! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-500

Genre:
war
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Paul Revere (cameo); George Washington; Chief Three Eagles
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Indexer Notes

Features an introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Don't Fire Until You See The Whites Of Their Eyes! (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Colonel William Prescott
Synopsis:
Factoid about quote from Colonel William Prescott.
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Indexer Notes

Art credits from index of original publication.

[Valley Forge] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Ray
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
L-501

Genre:
war
Characters:
General Sir William Howe; George Washington; Baron Von Stueben
Synopsis:
General George Washington and his troops suffer through Valley Forge.
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Indexer Notes

Copyright 1951 Frederic Ray.

The First Sub (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-502

Genre:
war
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; David Bushnell; Chief Choctaw
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Indexer Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Frontier Theater! (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-503

Genre:
war
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Jefferson Hale; Bess Hale; Colonel Rhodes; John Beckett
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Indexer Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

Map of the Battle of Bunker Hill (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Filler featuring an illustration of a map of Bunker Hill and Breed's Hill, subtitled "The Battle that was Misnamed", as the battle was actually fought on Breed's Hill.
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  • from ?

The Battle of the Master Woodsmen (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-504

Genre:
war; western-frontier
Characters:
Tomahawk; Dan Hunter; Thacker Young; Fleet Foot; Angry Bear
Synopsis:
Tomahawk and Dan are meeting with a friend when it is announced that the Revolutionary War has started. But their friend joins the British army, and duels in a battle of wits with Tomahawk.
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Indexer Notes

Introduction by Superman added at top of first panel.

The Bicentennial Planet (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino?; Fred Ray
Inks:
Al Plastino?; Fred Ray
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
L-505

Genre:
war
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
A bonus feature showcasing a newspaper from the 1770's/1780's that features the following news stories: "Continental Congress Declares Independence," "Armed Rebellion at Lexington," "Cornwallis Surrenders" and "Peace Treaty with England Signed."
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Indexer Notes

Introduction by Superman at the top of each page. Includes an illustration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence and an illustration of George Washington at Valley Forge.

Who Were the Hessians? (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
A two-third page illustration of Benedict Arnold, a strange war monument and the Hessians.
Reprints:
  • from ? [appears to be a reprint]

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

Fred Ray, Jr. (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Bio of Fred Ray.

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

The Presidents of the United States (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Illustrations and years of presidency for each president through Gerald Ford.

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superman Salutes the Bicentennial
    Superman
  2. 1. [Foreword]
  3. 2. The Spirit of 1776!
    Superman; Tomahawk
  4. 3. Adventure in New York!
    Tomahawk
  5. 4. The Magic Tomahawk!
    Tomahawk
  6. 5. Don't Fire Until You See The Whites Of Their Eyes!
  7. 6. [Valley Forge]
  8. 7. The First Sub
    Tomahawk
  9. 8. Frontier Theater!
    Tomahawk
  10. 9. Map of the Battle of Bunker Hill
  11. 10. The Battle of the Master Woodsmen
    Tomahawk
  12. 11. The Bicentennial Planet
  13. 12. Who Were the Hessians?
  14. 13. Fred Ray, Jr.
  15. 14. The Presidents of the United States
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