(September 1973)

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Volume:
25
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Timber Wolf, Dead Hero, Live Executioner (Table of Contents)

A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Chameleon Boy; Duo Damsel; Brainiac 5; Timber Wolf; Saturn Girl; Ultra Boy; Element Lad]; Superboy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Legion of Super-Heroes first share cover billing.

Timber Wolf: Dead Hero, Live Executioner! (Table of Contents)

A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum
Inks:
Dave Cockrum
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
B-1735

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Mon-El; Timber Wolf; Saturn Girl; Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Cosmic Boy; Matter-Eater Lad; Phantom Girl; Duo Damsel; Ultra Boy; Shrinking Violet; Bouncing Boy; Chameleon Boy; Chemical King]; Superboy; Lana Lang; The President of Earth; Tyr
Synopsis:
Timber Wolf returns from a mission where he was presumed dead, and while being honored, attacks the President of Earth. After Timber Wolf is seemingly cured of his apparent mind-control, Saturn Girl tails him, discovers Tyr has been mind-controlling him, and helps him prevent the destruction of Legion headquarters.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in Legion Archives. Lightning Lad has a new costume and Timber Wolf has a new costume and appearance beginning this story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Super Talk / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils:
Curt Swan?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Superboy

Indexer Notes

Header illustration of Superboy. Letter excerpts from Robert Diaz, Mark Smiley, Walter Jahnke, Scott Gibson, Zachary Wonderful, Will Nash and Leigh Strother-Vien. David Orloff, Tom Walter, Letter King, Richard Foster, Robert Jackson, Greg Herried, Steve Ahearn, Rich Roder, Kari Smartt, Sarah Finnegan, Buddy Baker, Keith Griffin, Mary Ann Revetti, Rene Manuel, Richard Fox, Mike Goodman and Scott M. Sherman are also noted as letter writers. LSH Fan Clubs by Mike Flynn and Scott Taylor are also mentioned.

The Shadow (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Shadow / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Slay-Away Plan (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B1689

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Lana Lang
Synopsis:
Crooks stage a killing in order to steal valuable paintings. However Lana sleuths out the plan.
Reprints:

Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World (Table of Contents)

Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum
Inks:
Dave Cockrum
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Phantom Girl; Colossal Boy; Chemical King

Indexer Notes

Small illustration to accompany article.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Timber Wolf, Dead Hero, Live Executioner
    A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Timber Wolf: Dead Hero, Live Executioner!
    A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Super Talk
  4. 3. The Shadow
    The Shadow
  5. 4. The Slay-Away Plan
    Superboy
  6. 5. Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World
    Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Valmiki Annamanthadoo
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes