(March-April 1976)

DC, 1976 Series
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Volume:
1
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:
Joe Orlando; Paul Levitz (Assistant Editor)
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)

Karate Kid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks:
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
?; John Workman (logo)
Job Number:
J-4176

Genre:
martial arts; superhero
Characters:
Karate Kid; Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Superboy; Mon-El]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Colors credit from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker, July 2010. Logo designed by John Workman per info in Back Issue #67.

My World Begins in Yesterday (Table of Contents)

Karate Kid / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Pencils:
Ric Estrada
Inks:
Joe Staton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-4187

Genre:
superhero; martial arts
Characters:
Karate Kid; Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Mon-El; Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl]; Iris Jacobs; Nemesis Kid (villain)
Synopsis:
Karate Kid trails Nemesis Kid to the 20th century and decides to stay there to find himself.
Reprints:

The Story Behind the Story (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Orlando ?
Pencils:
Ric Estrada
Inks:
Joe Staton
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-4177

Indexer Notes

The editor discusses the development of this series. Also includes Ric Estrada's layouts for page 16 of the story and Joe Staton's finishes for the same page.

The Cup Cake Caper (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Max; Max's boss
Synopsis:
Max's boss is attempting to control all the Hostess Cup Cakes, but Captain Marvel ends his caper.

Indexer Notes

An advertisement for Hostess Cup Cakes featuring DC characters and produced by DC staff.

Justice for All Includes Children! (Table of Contents)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
John Workman
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]

Indexer Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Center for Juvenile Justice, the research division of the National Council of Juvenile Court Judges.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Karate Kid
  2. 1. My World Begins in Yesterday
    Karate Kid
  3. 2. The Story Behind the Story
  4. 3. The Cup Cake Caper
    Shazam; Hostess
  5. 4. Justice for All Includes Children!
    Superman
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