(July-August 1974)

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Volume:
40
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing:
Joe Orlando (editor); Paul Levitz (Assistant Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Comic title appears (on cover only) as Weird Adventure Comics.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Spectre / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Aparo [as J.A.] (signed)
Inks:
Jim Aparo [as J.A.] (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Job Number:
J-3595

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Nightmare Dummies and... the Spectre (Table of Contents)

The Spectre / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Fleisher (signed); Russell Carley (script continuity) (signed)
Pencils:
Frank Thorne (signed)
Inks:
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-3341

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Gwendolyn Sterling; Frank (delivery man, death); Pete (delivery man, death); Chris (Policeman); Mr. Monarch (President of Monarch Mannikin Company); Karen (Mr. Monarch's secretary); Ernie (Monarch Mannkin Company employee); Ezekial Borosovitch (villain, mannikin maker, death)
Synopsis:
A crafty and evil mannikin maker unleashes a reign of terror upon the city as mannikins literally come to life, killing all in sight.
Reprints:
Keywords:
manikin; mannikin

Indexer Notes

The 2005 one shot lists Jim Aparo as doing the lettering.

Dateline: Adventure (Table of Contents)

Dateline: Adventure / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
J-3559

Indexer Notes

LOC from readers David Steele, Gordon Flagg, Bob Butts, John Leasure and Ray Johnson.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Spectre
  2. 1. The Nightmare Dummies and... the Spectre
    The Spectre
  3. 2. Dateline: Adventure
    Dateline: Adventure
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