(July 2000)

DC, 2000 Series
 
Price:
2.95 USD; 4.50 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Comics Millennium Edition
Barcode:
76194122444200111
Editing:
George Brenner (original editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

This issue originally was published by Quality Comics as The Spirit #nn in May, 1944, whose stories had been themselves reprinted from various Spirit newspaper sections.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit; Ebony
Reprints:

The Spirit #1 Comics' Weekly Hero Gets Collected (Table of Contents)

Remembering the Millennium / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Sequence on inside of front and back covers.

Wanted for Murder (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Manley Wade Wellman?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Quality Comics staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit; Ebony; Commission Dolan; Bambro (villain); Ellen Dolan (cameo)
Synopsis:
The murder of Grace Gilbert of the Secret Service is blamed on the Spirit, who must track down the real murderer, who is counterfeiting 1804 silver dollars.
Reprints:

Tony Zacco, Public Enemy No. 1 (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Manley Wade Wellman?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Quality Comics staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit; Commissioner Dolan; Tony Zacco (villain)
Synopsis:
Commissioner Dolan sends the Spirit to Europe to track down a wanted felon, Tony Zacco, and finds him serving honorably for the United States military... and he dies in that capacity... as a hero!
Reprints:

Dressed to Kill (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Quality Comics staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit; Ebony; Commissioner Dolan; Ellen Dolan; Culley (villain)
Synopsis:
Commissioner Dolan informs the Spirit that he is creating a force of Policewomen, over whom Ellen has been placed as Sergeant in Charge!
Reprints:

A Clock Stops (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Manley Wade Wellman?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Quality Comics staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit; Ebony; Commissioner Dolan
Synopsis:
After a watchmaker is found dead in his shop, Dolan and the Spirit head for his shop, hoping to sell some of his wares to give the man a decent burial. Instead, they become involved in a murder-mystery centered around a grandfather's clock and a mysterious legend about it... that apparently comes true!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This issue reports this story as being drawn by Jack Cole.

The Eyes Have It (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Manley Wade Wellman?
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Quality Comics staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit; Commision Dolan; Ebony (cameo); Evil-Eye Manders (villain)
Synopsis:
The Spirit investigates the fight game and the certain activities of an Evil-Eyes Manders, whose stare affects people in strange ways, including the Spirit!
Reprints:

Manhunt (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisener; Lou Fine
Inks:
Quality Comics staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit; Commissioner Dolan; "Yellow Eyes" Janus (villain)
Synopsis:
The Spirit & Dolan look into the murders of Jason Broadway and soldier Joe Dulan: two men so popular and liked that no one should have wanted to kill them... and almost get killed themselves!
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Spirit
  2. 1. The Spirit #1 Comics' Weekly Hero Gets Collected
    Remembering the Millennium
  3. 2. Wanted for Murder
    The Spirit
  4. 3. Tony Zacco, Public Enemy No. 1
    The Spirit
  5. 4. Dressed to Kill
    The Spirit
  6. 5. A Clock Stops
    The Spirit
  7. 6. The Eyes Have It
    The Spirit
  8. 7. Manhunt
    The Spirit
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Craig Delich