(May-June 1975)

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Volume:
3
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing:
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #8,12-17)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Celebrated Talking Frog of Blackstone Forest! (Table of Contents)

Shazam! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1955

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
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Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [August 2007]

The Mummy (Table of Contents)

Batman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Hostess Twinkies ad

The Celebrated Talking Frog of Blackstone Forest! (Table of Contents)

Shazam! / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1915

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Dr. Thomas Kilowatt; Mr. Tawky-Tawny; Sunny Sparkle; Dexter Knox; Agent Raskolnikov (villain); Shazam (cameo, flashback); Prince Maxwell Phrogue
Synopsis:
Tawky Tawny discovers a talking frog which is really a prince from the middle ages that was transformed into a frog by an evil witch.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shazamail! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1946

The Coin-Operated Caper! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1894

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Sivana, Jr. (villain); John V. Franklyn
Synopsis:
Sivana Jr. creates a coin that allows him to implant a thought into another person's mind. He uses the coin to make Freddy Freeman unable to say the magic word that transforms him into Captain Marvel Jr.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Celebrated Talking Frog of Blackstone Forest!
    Shazam!
  2. 1. The Mummy
    Batman
  3. 2. The Celebrated Talking Frog of Blackstone Forest!
    Shazam!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Shazamail!
  5. 4. The Coin-Operated Caper!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Rich Morrissey (R.I.P.)
  • Gregory Fischer