(December 1977)

DC, 1976 Series
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Volume:
16
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
40
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893051512
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern Versus Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks:
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2742

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover logo changed to "Green Lantern Versus Green Arrow."
Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Cuckoo Cuckoos (Table of Contents)

The Penguin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Penguin; police officers; cuckoo clock robbers
Synopsis:
The Penguin controls some cuckoo clocks and has them stealing money, but the police entice the clocks to stop using Hostess Fruit Pies, and they capture The Penguin.

Indexer Notes

Hostess Fruit Pies ad. One bystander looks like Julius Schwartz.

We Are on the Edge of the Ultimate Ending! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Mike Grell
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Milton Snapinn
Job Number:
S-2772

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Itty; Ffa'rzz [The Mocker]; Carol Ferris; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]
Synopsis:
The super-heroes have tracked Ffa'rzz to his spaceship while he has been hitchhiking in Itty, and they defeat him by a ruse. Meanwhile, Hal Jordan's new tractor-trailer is delivered to Carol Ferris.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Though previous and subsequent issues name The Mocker as "Ffa'rzz", he is never named in this issue. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
photos
Inks:
photos
Colors:
photos
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for rings and other jewelry by Mark Jewelers / H&R Sales, Inc. These pages are stapled into center of the issue.

Important Notice! (Table of Contents)

DC Super-Stars Society / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Notice to apply for membership in the DC Super-Stars Society. Appears between pages 12 and 13 of sequence 1.

Rings And Arrows (Table of Contents)

Rings And Arrows / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2750

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Jeff DeMos; Margaret O'Connell; Warren Morrison; and Al Schroeder III, with an illustration.

Daily Planet (Table of Contents)

Direct Currents; Ask The Answer Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Bob Rozakis; Anthony Tollin (production)

Characters:
Jonah Hex; Madame Xanadu

Indexer Notes

Information on upcoming DC comics, and a trivia answer feature. Volume 77, Issue 39, week of September 26, 1977.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Green Lantern Versus Green Arrow
  2. 1. The Cuckoo Cuckoos
    The Penguin
  3. 2. We Are on the Edge of the Ultimate Ending!
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  4. 3. [untitled]
  5. 4. Important Notice!
    DC Super-Stars Society
  6. 5. Rings And Arrows
    Rings And Arrows
  7. 6. Daily Planet
    Direct Currents; Ask The Answer Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mazzella
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne