(December 1973)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing:
Jack Kirby
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Demon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
X-435

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Demon [Etrigan; Jason Blood]; Klarion the Witchboy; Demon (doppelganger); Teekl
Reprints:
Keywords:
occult

Indexer Notes

Some words in one word balloon are missing due to a printing error.

The One Who Vanished!! (Table of Contents)

Demon / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
William Stout (uncredited, “all but some of the main figures”); Mike Royer (some main figures)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mike Royer
Job Number:
X-499

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Demon [Etrigan; Jason Blood]; Demon (doppelganger); Jason Blood (doppelganger) Glenda Mark; Klarion the Witchboy (villain); Teekl
Reprints:
Keywords:
occult

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of Witchboy story.

William Stout revealed after Jack Kirby’s death that he had inked most of this issue to help out credited inker Mike Royer with deadlines (The Comics Journal 167).

Smash-Up Derby (Table of Contents)

[Kenner SSP] / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
car

Indexer Notes

ad in comic strip form for Kenner SSP toy cars.

The New American Revolution (Table of Contents)

[Prez] / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)


Characters:
Prez (cameo)

Indexer Notes

half page promo for Prez comic with cover repro of #3; top half is promo for subscriptions to various DC comics

For a fun-fulled Halloween... (Table of Contents)

[House of Mystery] / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)


Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

full page promo for Limited Collectors Edition C-23 (House of Mystery) with cover repro and coupon to receive copy by mail for $1.50.

Two Sensational Blockbusters! (Table of Contents)

[100 page Super Spectacular] / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)


Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel (cameo); Batman (cameo)

Indexer Notes

full page promo for DC 100 page Super Spectaculars with cover repros of Detective #438 and Shazam #8.

["Dear Jack, I never cease to be amazed..."] (Table of Contents)

Demonology / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Steve Sherman
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
X-434

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Roland Austin, Jim Hansen, Allen Sant, and Richard Onley.

This can be your "big break"... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; ad in comic strip form for Cleveland Institute of Electronics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

[various] / advertisement / 9 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

ads from various companies, including Aurora AFX model cars; Hobby Coin Co.; North American School of Drafting; MPC Zap Model Kits (Disney’s Pirates of Caribbean); Corgi toy vehicles; Charles Atlas; and others.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Demon
  2. 1. The One Who Vanished!!
    Demon
  3. 2. Smash-Up Derby
    [Kenner SSP]
  4. 3. The New American Revolution
    [Prez]
  5. 4. For a fun-fulled Halloween...
    [House of Mystery]
  6. 5. Two Sensational Blockbusters!
    [100 page Super Spectacular]
  7. 6. ["Dear Jack, I never cease to be amazed..."]
    Demonology
  8. 7. This can be your "big break"...
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    [various]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Per Sandell
  • David B
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Merlin Haas