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(February 1979)

DC, 1978 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1978-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893121602
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (credited); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor, credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Take over, Clark -- You've got to finish what I started!"] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-3065

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman (photo and as Clark Kent); Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Synopsis:
Green Lantern tosses his power ring to Clark Kent.

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Read Why TCR IS America's Most Exciting Slotless Racing System. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

TCR Total Control Racing / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Fantastic Fall of Green Lantern! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Paul Levitz (credited)
Pencils:
Curt Swan (credited)
Inks:
Frank Chiaramonte [as Francisco Chiaramonte] (credited)
Colors:
Jerry Serpe (credited)
Letters:
Ben Oda (credited)
Job Number:
S-3063

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El, aka. Clark Kent]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Star Sapphire [Carol Ferris] (villain); Green Arrow (photo); Batman (photo); Wonder Woman (photo); Black Canary (photo); Lois Lane; Josh Coyle; Kimon [a Weaponer of Qward]; Fridol [Lord of The Weaponers of Qward]; Zamarons (flashback)
Synopsis:
Star Sapphire has temporarily defeated Green Lantern, who falls from the sky at Clark Kent's feet and hands Clark the power ring. As Superman, Clark helps Green Lantern defeat Star Sapphire, but is attacked by Fridol.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued in DC Presents #7, with the Red Tornado. References Green Lantern #16.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.
The Qwardians mention their comrade Gypo-Bak, who last appeared in "Peril of the Yellow World!" in Green Lantern (1960 series) #15.

You Won't Believe It's an Airgun! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Crosman guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Something New Is Happening! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Penguins on Parade (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Penguin; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now! Twice the Excitment! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pick Up Sticks. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Slim Jim / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Remember How Many Times You Felt Left Out Because You Were Broke! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Super Year Is Here! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Wow! DC Dollar Comics Are the Best Buy in Comics! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Super Gifts & Gimmicks (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Fun Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Be a Draftsman (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

North American School of Drafting / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Strong Arms Make All the Difference! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Mike Marvel / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Super-Hero Stick-Ons! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Family Bazaar, Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The DC Readers Present (Table of Contents)

The DC Readers Present / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; ? (photo)
Inks:
?; ? (photo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-3062

Characters:
Perry White; Jackie Cooper

Indexer Notes

Letters from Rick Bedard; Tony Edwards.
Includes question #16 of the Superman Movie Contest.

Daily Planet Extra Volume 78 Issue 44 Week of November 6, 1978 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

100 pc. Toy Soldier Set (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Lucky Products, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Experience the Victory of Building Our Biggest Planes. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Move It! Steer It! Shift It! Build It! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Lego Expert Builder Series / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Take over, Clark -- You've got to finish what I started!"]
    Superman; Green Lantern
  2. 1. Read Why TCR IS America's Most Exciting Slotless Racing System.
    TCR Total Control Racing
  3. 2. The Fantastic Fall of Green Lantern!
    Superman; Green Lantern
  4. 3. You Won't Believe It's an Airgun!
    Crosman guns
  5. 4. Something New Is Happening!
    DC Comics
  6. 5. Penguins on Parade
    The Penguin; Hostess Fruit Pies
  7. 6. Now! Twice the Excitment!
    DC Comics
  8. 7. Pick Up Sticks.
    Slim Jim
  9. 8. Remember How Many Times You Felt Left Out Because You Were Broke!
    Grit
  10. 9. The Super Year Is Here!
    DC Comics
  11. 10. Wow! DC Dollar Comics Are the Best Buy in Comics!
    DC Comics
  12. 11. Super Gifts & Gimmicks
    Fun Factory
  13. 12. Write Right Now!
  14. 13. Be a Draftsman
    North American School of Drafting
  15. 14. Strong Arms Make All the Difference!
    Mike Marvel
  16. 15. Write Right Now!
  17. 16. Super-Hero Stick-Ons!
    Family Bazaar, Inc.
  18. 17. The DC Readers Present
    The DC Readers Present
  19. 18. Daily Planet Extra Volume 78 Issue 44 Week of November 6, 1978
    Ask The Answer Man; Direct Currents; Hembeck
  20. 19. 100 pc. Toy Soldier Set
    Lucky Products, Inc.
  21. 20. Experience the Victory of Building Our Biggest Planes.
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  22. 21. Move It! Steer It! Shift It! Build It!
    Lego Expert Builder Series
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Clayton Emery