(May 1973)

DC, 1973 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1973
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Denny O'Neil
Color:
Color

Issue Notes

Carmine Infantino Publisher; Sol Harrison Production Manager; Subscription for fifteen 20-cent issues $3.00 in US and possessions, $4.00 elsewhere.

Keywords:
magic; sorcery; swordplay

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Fafhrd; Gray Mouser

Indexer Notes

Fafhrd and Mouser fight 7 attackers from atop a giant skull.

["Do you need extra money?"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad, with order coupon, for selling cards and novelties from Cheerful House

Indexer Notes

"Guaranteed to consumers by Parents' Magazine"

Revenge of the Skull of Jewels (Table of Contents)

Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser / comic story / 23.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Fritz Leiber (story); Denny O'Neil (script)
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Crusty Bunkers (uncredited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snappin ?
Job Number:
I-136

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Fafhrd; the Grey Mouser; Fissif; Sleyvas; Ivlis; ghosts of Omphal's brothers
Synopsis:
Our heroes fight the thieves of Lankhmar for a jewelled skull.
Keywords:
fantasy; magic; sorcery; swordplay

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Leiber's "Thieves' House". Uncredited inks by the Crusty Bunkers, including Neal Adams, Dick Giordano and possibly Vincente Alcazar, Dan Green and Sal Amendola. Info per Nick Caputo, Jan 2012.

["Get into the Aurora/Factory Experimentals."] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
race driver
Synopsis:
Ad for A/FX model kits form Aurora
Keywords:
auto racing; motorsports

["Super Bodybuilding Course"] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Morrie Mitchell
Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for course from Universal Bodybuilding

["Reward!"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for coins from Coin Values Co.
Keywords:
coins; numismatics; numismatist

["Wear the badge of the future in... conservation."] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Noah Pokelo Jr; CG Matthews; R Brunt
Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for North American School of Conservation
Keywords:
conservation; police; wildlife

["These 3 big drafting kits given to you!"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for North American School of Drafting

["The Super Catalogue"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for Passaic Book Center catalogue

["First time ever!"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Superman; Batman; Krypto; Superboy; the Joker; Catwoman; Robin; the Penguin; Supergirl; Wonder Woman; the Riddler
Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for patches from Add-A-Patch Emblem Co.

["The Shadow knows!"] (Table of Contents)

The Shadow / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
The Shadow
Synopsis:
Promo for upcoming comic featuring the Shadow

["Howie Chaykin was just in my office."] (Table of Contents)

Swordsmen's Scrolls / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Commentary from Denny O'Neil. Promise that this will be a letters column with issue 3.

Task Force (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for war toy sets from Helen of Toy
Keywords:
army; navy; war

["This fully automatic electric adding machine included when you train at home with us for a big career in accounting"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for North American School of Accounting

["Scary, life size monster ghost"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for prop ghost from Melton Co.
Keywords:
ghost

["Blood curdling vampire bat"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for lifelike vampire bat from Guarantee Co.
Keywords:
vampire; vampire bat

["Wow! Pow! Now!"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for Junior Sales Club of America

["Make Money Get Prizes"] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Mike Fitzpatrick; Brenda Jackson; Jonathan Doe
Synopsis:
Ad with order coupon for American Seed Co.