(November 1976)

DC, 1976 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Jack C. Harris
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound (#1-2); Saddle-stitched (#3-18)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Copyright © 1976 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Man behind the Gun / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua] (signed)
Inks:
Vince Colletta (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

Letter and writer credit via Carl Gafford (GCD error list June 8, 2010)

The Super-Gun (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lex Luthor (villain); Bert Talbot (intro, villain); Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
Lex Luthor designs Weapon-X, a device that can drain Superman's powers and use them to power a weapon powerful enough to destroy Superman. Bert Talbot is supposed to use the weapon to help spring Luthor from prison but instead decides to try to use the weapon to destroy Superman himself.
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Keywords:
kryptonite

Indexer Notes

original title: "The Super-Weapon".

Ink credit of George Klein changed to Stan Kaye based on information from the original issue's index. [Mike Nielsen 4/2010]

The Gun-Fighting Statue (Table of Contents)

Nighthawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
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The Unsinkable Gun (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
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The Sightless Sharpshooter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
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The Secret Story of Ray-Gun 64! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
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Indexer Notes

Inks originally attributed to Frank Giacoia, confirmed as Joe Giella, along with writing and pencilling credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Man behind the Gun
  2. 1. The Super-Gun
    Superman
  3. 2. The Gun-Fighting Statue
    Nighthawk
  4. 3. The Unsinkable Gun
  5. 4. The Sightless Sharpshooter
  6. 5. The Secret Story of Ray-Gun 64!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Katie
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Steven Rowe
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Lou Mazzella