(July 1980)

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Volume:
18
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893051507
Editing:
Jack C. Harris
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Got You, Sonar"] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Brian Bolland (signed)
Inks:
Brian Bolland (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-351

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sonar; Carol Ferris
Synopsis:
Green Lantern captures Sonar but Carol informs him that Sonar is acting legally this time.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Dingo Kids Meet O. J. Simpson (Table of Contents)

Dingo Boots / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
O. J. Simpson; kids
Synopsis:
O. J. Simpson tells some kids why he likes Dingo Boots, while signing autographs.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.
Dingo Boots made by Acme Boot Company, Inc.

Sonar's Sonic-Atomic Attack (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6538

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sonar; Carol Ferris; Rance Rideout; Modoran judge; Modoran air force pilot
Synopsis:
Sonar buys some new jets from Ferris, hijacks a Soviet nuclear missile and attempts to detonate it with Green Lantern attached.
Reprints:

Gumfighting Do's And Don'ts (Table of Contents)

Hubba Bubba Bubble Gum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for bubble gum with hints about how to blow great bubbles.

Indexer Notes

between pages 4-5 of "Sonar" story

The "Juice" Says...Show Them Your Heels (Table of Contents)

Spot-bilt Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
O. J. Simpson
Synopsis:
Ad for shoes.

Indexer Notes

between pages 4-5 of "Sonar" story

A Flash In The Dam (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; The Destoyer
Synopsis:
The Flash stops the Destoyer's plan to destroy Hoover Dam and shows him how to enjoy the little things in life, like eating Hostess Twinkies.

Indexer Notes

between pages 8-9 of "Sonar" story

This Is Only The Beginning For The All-New Wonder Woman! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
House ad for next three issues of Wonder Woman.

Indexer Notes

between pages 8-9 of "Sonar" story

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters By Lantern Light / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-516

Indexer Notes

Letters from Matt Kurtz, Michael Wieczorek, and Art Vidro.

Get The Newest Number Yum! (Table of Contents)

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Wild Cherry flavor of bubble gum.

The World's Greatest Fight Is In The Works! (Table of Contents)

Superman And The Amazing Spider-Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Superman; Spider-Man; The Parasite; Dr. Doom; Wonder Woman; The Hulk
Synopsis:
House ad for team-up comic.

These MPC Models Can Turn Your Room Into The Black Hole (Table of Contents)

MPC Models / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for models based on the Disney movie "The Black Hole."

Indexer Notes

MPC models by CPG Products Group.

Two By Two! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
House ad for DC Comics Presents and The Untold Legend of The Batman.

The Trial of Arkkis Chummuck: Indictment (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Green Lantern Corps / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Toomey
Pencils:
Alex Saviuk
Inks:
Augie Scotto
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Shelly Leferman
Job Number:
J-5328

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Arkkis Chummuck]; Green Lantern [Malet Dasim]; Green Lantern [Chaselon] (cameo); Green Lantern (of Xanshi) (flashback, death); Guardians of the Universe; Xanshians; Tarrik (flashback, death); The Foremost
Synopsis:
Arkkis Chummuck explains how he acquired his power ring, while on trial before his fellow Green Lanterns.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This three-part story was originally commissioned 2 years earlier when DC's comics were 25 pages of story and 50 cents. It was pulled out of inventory to help bridge the gap between Denny O'Neil's last issue and Marv Wolfman's first. (Source: The Comic Reader 175)

Take Command! Make Strategic Decisions! (Table of Contents)

Atlantic Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for H-O scale historic wargames.

Indexer Notes

between pages 2-3 of "Arkkis Chummuck" story

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents)

Charles Atlas; United Way; United Schools And Services / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; ? (photo)
Inks:
?; ? (photo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Characters:
Charles Atlas
Synopsis:
Classified ads for body building, high school diplomas, self defense course, comic books, toys and novelties, baseball cards, and turning your poems into songs.

Indexer Notes

between pages 2-3 of "Arkkis Chummuck" story

Remember How Many Times You Felt Left Out (Table of Contents)

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad soliciting delivery people for Grit newspaper.

Indexer Notes

between pages 6-7 of "Arkkis Chummuck" story

Presenting...A Golden Opportunity! (Table of Contents)

The Superman Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
House ad for club.

Indexer Notes

between pages 6-7 of "Arkkis Chummuck" story

You'll Put Your Stamp of Approval On DC's Added Attractions! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Adam Strange; Air Wave; The Atom; Batman; Robin; Aquaman; The Huntress; Firestorm; Hourman; Sargon; Congorilla; Nemesis; The Wonder Twins; Jack O'Lantern; The Seraph; Scalphunter; Jor-El; Krypto; Superbaby; Omac; Enemy Ace
Synopsis:
House ad for new back-up features in various DC comics.

Indexer Notes

between pages 6-7 of "Arkkis Chummuck" story

["How About A Doctor Fate / Mr. Terrific Team-Up?"] (Table of Contents)

It's The Answer Man! / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
The Answer Man replies to questions.

Indexer Notes

Top header is "The DC Feature Page."

Super Gifts & Gimmicks (Table of Contents)

Fun Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for novelties.

Attention - Little Leaguers! (Table of Contents)

Bat-Rak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for racks to hold baseball equipment, from Groner Enterprises, Inc.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Street Ball (Table of Contents)

Spalding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks:
Jack Davis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Characters:
Rick Barry; Dr. J.; kids
Synopsis:
Basketball stars Rick Barry and Dr. J show some kids why Spalding basketballs are built for superior ball handling.

Indexer Notes

Spalding is a product of Questor Corp.
Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Got You, Sonar"]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. The Dingo Kids Meet O. J. Simpson
    Dingo Boots
  3. 2. Sonar's Sonic-Atomic Attack
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Gumfighting Do's And Don'ts
    Hubba Bubba Bubble Gum
  5. 4. The "Juice" Says...Show Them Your Heels
    Spot-bilt Shoes
  6. 5. A Flash In The Dam
    Hostess Twinkies; Flash
  7. 6. This Is Only The Beginning For The All-New Wonder Woman!
    Wonder Woman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Letters By Lantern Light
  9. 8. Get The Newest Number Yum!
    Bubble Yum
  10. 9. The World's Greatest Fight Is In The Works!
    Superman And The Amazing Spider-Man
  11. 10. These MPC Models Can Turn Your Room Into The Black Hole
    MPC Models
  12. 11. Two By Two!
    DC comics
  13. 12. The Trial of Arkkis Chummuck: Indictment
    Tales of the Green Lantern Corps
  14. 13. Take Command! Make Strategic Decisions!
    Atlantic Products
  15. 14. Write Right Now!
    Charles Atlas; United Way; United Schools And Services
  16. 15. Remember How Many Times You Felt Left Out
    Grit
  17. 16. Presenting...A Golden Opportunity!
    The Superman Club
  18. 17. You'll Put Your Stamp of Approval On DC's Added Attractions!
    DC comics
  19. 18. ["How About A Doctor Fate / Mr. Terrific Team-Up?"]
    It's The Answer Man!
  20. 19. Super Gifts & Gimmicks
    Fun Factory
  21. 20. Attention - Little Leaguers!
    Bat-Rak
  22. 21. Street Ball
    Spalding
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Donald Dale Milne