(June 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

["With one finger I eliminate the Flash!"] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
John Workman
Job Number:
S-2298

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash; Member of the Electric Gang; Green Lantern (vignette)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Superman Saves the Earth (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; aliens
Synopsis:
Aliens want to destroy the Earth as it is a backward planet of no use, until Superman introduces them to Hostess Cup Cakes.

Indexer Notes

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

The Charge of the Electric Gang! (Table of Contents)

Flash / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2279

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris Allen; The Electric Gang; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]; The Trickster; Captain Cold; Captain Boomerang; Weather Wizard; Heat Wave
Synopsis:
While The Flash is having difficulties catching the Electric Gang, Iris cracks the case.
In the final two panels, The Rogues Gallery convene to mourn the passing of a colleague, but which villain has died?
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

All Creatures Great and Small! (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-2234

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Itty; The Ravagers
Synopsis:
The Ravagers from space spray an Indian valley with dust that causes a size reversal in the animals there, i.e. giant flies and miniature elephants.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Justice For All Includes Children, 4 (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Scott Gibson, Joe Peluso, T. E. Pouncey, Fred Schneider, and Bob Robinson.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["With one finger I eliminate the Flash!"]
    Flash
  2. 1. Superman Saves the Earth
    Superman; Hostess
  3. 2. The Charge of the Electric Gang!
    Flash
  4. 3. All Creatures Great and Small!
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. Justice For All Includes Children, 4
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Flash-Grams
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