(March 1973)

DC, 1973 Series
Volume:
?
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Jeff Rovin
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
limited series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
Q-128

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Saturn Girl; Colossal Boy; Superboy; Lightning Lad; Element Lad; Chameleon Boy; Star Boy; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Cosmic Boy
Reprints:

Part I: The War between Krypton and Earth! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milton Snapinn
Job Number:
Q-123

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Chameleon Boy; Phantom Girl; Brainiac 5; Light Lass; Star Boy; Saturn Girl; Colossal Boy; Superboy; Element Lad; Lightning Lad; Triplicate Girl]; Zat-El; Leta Lal
Synopsis:
The Legionnaires travel to the past to find out the story behind an ancient artifact which refers to a war between Earth and Krypton. The half that goes to Earth's past finds space travellers colonizing ancient Atlantis; the other half accompanies a group of Kryptonians who leave anti-scientific Krypton for Earth.
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Indexer Notes

DC properly credits this story to Edmond Hamilton on the item, and Bob Hughes confirms the identification. We formerly had credited this story to Jerry Siegel. (March 2007) Lettering and inking credit from reprint in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #4 (only John Forte credited for art on item).

Part II: The Civil War of the Legion (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milton Snapinn
Job Number:
Q-123

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Colossal Boy; Saturn Girl; Superboy; Brainiac 5; Light Lass; Star Boy; Chameleon Boy; Lightning Lad; Element Lad; Mon-El]; Zat-El; Leta Lal; Jhor Lal
Synopsis:
While the Atlanteans and Kryptonians fight, Brainiac 5 discovers why Earth's air irritates the Atlanteans and helps them adapt to life under the sea. Later, back in the future, Superboy finds more artifacts that explain what happened to the Kryptonians.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

DC properly credits this story to Edmond Hamilton on the item, and Bob Hughes confirms the identification. We formerly had credited this story to Jerry Siegel. (March 2007) Lettering and inking credit from reprint in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #4 (only John Forte credited for art on item).

The Legion of Super-Heroes Membership List -- (Part Two) (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Jim Shooter (layout, illustration); Curt Swan (finished pencils, illustration)
Inks:
George Klein (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
Q-124

Characters:
Superboy; Ferro Lad; Shadow Lass

Indexer Notes

Illustration from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #354.

No art credits on item; credits from GCD index of original printing.

The Toys That Stopped Space Crime (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
Q-126

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Tomorrow; Brent Wood
Synopsis:
Using seemingly harmless toys from a time capsule buried in 1972, Tommy Tomorrow and Brent Wood outwit a band of space pirates.
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Indexer Notes

No credits on item; credits from GCD index of original printing.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Part I: The War between Krypton and Earth!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Part II: The Civil War of the Legion
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. The Legion of Super-Heroes Membership List -- (Part Two)
  5. 4. The Toys That Stopped Space Crime
    Tommy Tomorrow
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Jim Van Dore