(May 1976)

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Volume:
27
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly with the exception of October, January, April and July
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #160, 169, 178, 187, 196, 214, 229, 232)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
John Workman
Job Number:
S-2262

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Mirror Master; Heat Wave (inset); Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (vignette)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Colors and letters credits from Carl Gafford via the GCD Error Tracker, July 2010.

Twinkieless Gotham City (Table of Contents)

Batman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Penguin; Commissioner Jim Gordon; unnamed accomplice of the Penguin
Synopsis:
The Penguin has hypnotized all the Twinkie delivery men in Gotham City and no Twinkies are being delivered, but Batman and Robin capture the Penguin who agrees to release the spell.

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies.

Steal, Flash, Steal! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2239

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Tim Scott; Mirror Master; Iris Allen; Stacy Conwell; Dexter Myles [as Heat Wave]
Synopsis:
Mirror Master has used mesmerizing mirrors to make Flash believe he is a crook. The Flash commits several robberies before an assist from Dexter Myles, masquerading as Heat Wave, shows the Flash he is not a crook and allows him to capture Mirror Master.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

To Kill a Star! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Mike Grell
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2229

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; a Guardian of The Universe; Itty; rulers of the planet Jotham; Ravagers of Olys
Synopsis:
Green Lantern is chasing the Ravagers, who attempt to kill the sun of Jotham, but he uses the nuclear reactors of a space ship to kick up the fusion activity of the sun.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #5

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash-Grams / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-2271

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Letters regarding Flash #238 from readers Rich Hango, Bob Burros, T. E. Pouncy, and Chris Arnott.
Page also includes the Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flash
  2. 1. Twinkieless Gotham City
    Batman; Hostess Twinkies
  3. 2. Steal, Flash, Steal!
    Flash
  4. 3. To Kill a Star!
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • David Southwood
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ed Boner