(February-March 1972)

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Volume:
13
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Special Surprise Issue! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1084

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Summons from Space! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1102

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (brief origin); Carol Ferris; A Venusian Pterodactyl; Venusians
Synopsis:
Green Lantern travels to Venus to save a blue-skinned caveman-like race from attack by yellow Pterodactyl-like creatures.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Some sources list this as inked by Murphy Anderson. The Schwartz pay records list Joe Giella, and art spotter Gene Reed agrees. Schwartz pay records provided by DC Comics. This issue may incorrectly credit Murphy Anderson; confirmation needed.

The Menace of the Marching Toys! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1101

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [also appears as Alan Scott]; Tin Soldier [Eric Knowles]; Molly Maynne
Synopsis:
GL fights the Tin Soldier, a disgruntled toymaker who has built an army of mechanical toys that steal for him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This Golden Age Green Lantern story was originally intended for Green Lantern (DC, 1941 series) #39 but was never published due to the cancellation of the series with the previous issue.

Sorry -- I Have No More D.C. Comics! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino; typeset

Indexer Notes

subscription ad for DC comics in sequential art form

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern's Mail Chute / letters page / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Julius Schwartz
Pencils:
Gil Kane (logo illustration)
Inks:
? (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1092

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Mark Colella; Glen Martin; Dwight R. Decker; Barbara L. Carroll; Martin Pasko; Randall Way; Roderick Fong; Joseph Quinones; Steve Weprin; Andrea Boazmen

The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
S-1103

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Mr. Burbank (banker); Hank (bank robber); Mr. Davis (jet mechanic); Hank (safe-cracker)
Synopsis:
Green Lantern tells Pieface the story of his first three cases, on which his oath is based.
Reprints:

An Epic of Our Time (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1114

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

pencil art for the cover of the following issue (#89)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Special Surprise Issue!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Summons from Space!
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. The Menace of the Marching Toys!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Sorry -- I Have No More D.C. Comics!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  6. 5. The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath!
    Green Lantern
  7. 6. An Epic of Our Time
    Green Lantern
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer