(February-March 1976)

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Volume:
6
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; Newsprint interiors
Binding:
Squarebound and Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[The Emerald Warrior Returns!] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks:
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2186

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Imi Kann; Duke Danfield; Zegor warriors
Synopsis:
Green Lantern flying through space, holding his lantern.

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Think Big (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Challenge from 5700 A.D.! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome (credited)
Pencils:
Gil Kane (credited)
Inks:
Joe Giella (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Job Number:
N-1418

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan; Pol Manning]; Zegor warriors (villains); Solarites; Raf Tamin; Chairman Dasor; Iona Vane; gold sea monster; Dr. Vance Barnard (flashback only); Earth army
Synopsis:
Zegors, a highly evolved gila monster form, have the earth under attack in 5700 AD, and the ruling Solarite council brings Hal Jordan to defeat them. He does so by destroying their main weapon and is returned to the present, with no knowledge of his adventure.
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Indexer Notes

Story has 3, 2-tier pages, with another sequence on the bottom 1/3 of those pages. First story set in 5700 A.D. with the Pol Manning secret identity. Story is in 2 chapters.

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

What to Sink Your Teeth into When You're Hungry and You're Not a Werewolf. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Slim Jim / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Make Money Fast! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Anchor Specialties Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Three Jordan Brothers (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1424

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jack Jordan; Hal Jordan; Jim Jordan; Sue Williams Jordan (Jim Jordan's wife)
Synopsis:
Information about Hal Jordan's borthers.

Indexer Notes

Sequence appears between Chapters 1 and 2 of the 5700 AD story.

["We Can Put DC Comics Right in Your Mail Box."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Earth's Other Green Lanterns (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1426

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]
Synopsis:
Information about the various Earth Green Lanterns.

Indexer Notes

Sequence appears at bottom of page 21 of 5700 AD story.

Green Lantern's Oaths (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
N-1425

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]
Synopsis:
The 3 oaths used by Green Lantern [Alan Scott].

Indexer Notes

Sequence appears at bottom of final page of 5700 AD story.

Riddle of the Frozen Ghost Town! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome (credited)
Pencils:
Gil Kane (credited)
Inks:
Joe Giella (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Job Number:
N-1419

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Carol Ferris; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku] (intro); Jimmy Dawes (flashback); Pieface's father (flashback); Duke Danfield (villain); Duke Danfield's crew [Weeper; unnamed man]
Synopsis:
Tom Kalmaku's father and Jimmy Dawes had stumbled on a gold mine and split the map for keeping while Dawes raised money to work it, but Tom's father died and Dawes lost his map while gambling. Duke Danfield won the map half and steals Tom's half to find the gold, but Green Lantern defeats his gang and Tom discovers Hal's secret identity as Green Lantern.
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Indexer Notes

Introduction of Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku], who learns Green Lantern's secret identity.

[Hey Girls!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Dusty and Skye / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Have You Seen This Coupon Before? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

LaSalle Extension University / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

American Circle Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Put Your DC Super Hero in Your XMas Stocking! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

NCG Merchandise / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now You Can Fly a Plane the First Time You Try. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Cox Sure Flyers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Once a Green Lantern - - Always a Green Lantern! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome (credited)
Pencils:
Gil Kane (credited)
Inks:
Sid Greene (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Job Number:
N-1419

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui] (intro); Imi Kann; The Guardians of The Universe; giant amoeba; Tom Kalmaku [Pieface]
Synopsis:
Hal Jordan is sent on a mission to convince Katma Tui to remain a Green Lantern, though she has announced her resignation upon the end of her probation period. Hal convinces her using a ruse to show her that her loyaty to the Corps in stronger than her love of Imi Kann.
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Indexer Notes

Introduces Katma Tui as Sinestro's Green Lantern replacement.

[Look, Friends!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A DC Super-Special Holiday Treat (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

You Asked for More of Green Lantern and You've Got it! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern's Mail Chute / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Gil Kane ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-2194

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Indexer Notes

Letters regarding stories in DC Special #17 from David Bachman, Pete Gallo, Bob Perman, Steve Barton, Joe Molloy, Carol Dill, and Kenneth Ball. Includes the reprint credits for the stories in this issue and in DC Special #17.

The Cup Cake Caper (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Nothing Can Stop The Smashing Assault of Big Jim's P.A.C.K. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Big Jim's P.A.C.K. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

No Gluing! No Painting! They're a Snap! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Revell / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Further Adventures of Evel Knievel (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Ideal Toy Corporation / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Emerald Warrior Returns!]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Think Big
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  3. 2. The Challenge from 5700 A.D.!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Write Right Now!
  5. 4. What to Sink Your Teeth into When You're Hungry and You're Not a Werewolf.
    Slim Jim
  6. 5. Make Money Fast!
    Anchor Specialties Co.
  7. 6. The Three Jordan Brothers
  8. 7. ["We Can Put DC Comics Right in Your Mail Box."]
    DC Comics
  9. 8. Earth's Other Green Lanterns
    Green Lantern
  10. 9. Green Lantern's Oaths
    Green Lantern
  11. 10. Riddle of the Frozen Ghost Town!
    Green Lantern
  12. 11. [Hey Girls!]
    Dusty and Skye
  13. 12. Have You Seen This Coupon Before?
    LaSalle Extension University
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    American Circle Corp.
  15. 14. Put Your DC Super Hero in Your XMas Stocking!
    NCG Merchandise
  16. 15. Now You Can Fly a Plane the First Time You Try.
    Cox Sure Flyers
  17. 16. Once a Green Lantern - - Always a Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  18. 17. [Look, Friends!]
    Grit
  19. 18. A DC Super-Special Holiday Treat
    DC Comics
  20. 19. You Asked for More of Green Lantern and You've Got it!
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern's Mail Chute
  22. 21. The Cup Cake Caper
    Shazam!; Hostess Cup Cakes
  23. 22. Nothing Can Stop The Smashing Assault of Big Jim's P.A.C.K.
    Big Jim's P.A.C.K.
  24. 23. No Gluing! No Painting! They're a Snap!
    Revell
  25. 24. The Further Adventures of Evel Knievel
    Ideal Toy Corporation
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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