(September 1975)

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Volume:
22
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
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:
Jack Kirby
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Mile-a-Minute Jones! (Table of Contents)

The Losers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
D. Bruce Berry
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
X-571

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Losers [Capt. Storm; Johnny Cloud; Gunner; Sarge]; Henry "Mile-a-Minute" Jones; Bruno Borman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Berry inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Mike Royer.

Minerva Menace! (Table of Contents)

Shazam!; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aunt Minerva; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Indexer Notes

Comics ad for Hostess Twinkies from ITT Continental Baking Company. Inside front cover.

"Mile-a-Minute" Jones! (Table of Contents)

The Losers / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Mike Royer
Job Number:
X-569

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Losers [Capt. Storm; Johnny Cloud; Gunner; Sarge]; Henry "Mile-a-Minute" Jones; Bruno Borman; General Kessel; Adolph Hitler (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
On the way to capture General Kessel, the Losers save champion runner Henry Jones from his German rival Bruno Borman. But when Borman gets loose, Jones re-lives their race at the Berlin Olympics.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Olympics; running

Indexer Notes

Jerry Serpe coloring credit from letter column in this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mail Call! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Steve Sherman
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
X-570

Synopsis:
Letters from Paul Dushkind, Charles David Haskell, Steve Andrews, Robert Brown and Jim Rafferty.

Indexer Notes

One of the letters mentions the coloring of issue 154, the answer is that "the coloring is handled by crack DC coloring freelancers under the supervision of Jack Adler. In particular, The Losers is handled by Jerry Serpe, who also colors Jack Kirby on Kamandi, Omac and Justice Inc."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mile-a-Minute Jones!
    The Losers
  2. 1. Minerva Menace!
    Shazam!; Hostess Twinkies
  3. 2. "Mile-a-Minute" Jones!
    The Losers
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mail Call!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Mark Boyer
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ed Boner