(July 1980)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["Please, Superboy -- You Must Stay On Our Planet To Absorb The Terrible Radiation That Would Otherwise Kill Us All!"] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (layouts?); Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
Inks:
Dave Hunt (signed)
Colors:
?
Job Number:
S-3358

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz' editorial records, provided by DC Comics. These records also list Ross Andru, but his contribution is unclear. The layouts credit is an educated guess based on the data available.

This Planet Is Condemned (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Dave Hunt
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
S-3354

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Bash Bashford
Synopsis:
An alien race attempts to get Superboy to move to their world
Reprints:
Keywords:
Kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [May 2008]

The Computers That Saved Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / insert or dust jacket / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Jim Starlin
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Major Disaster [Paul Booker]; Shanna; Alec; Margaret Wilson; John Bardeen (Nobel Scientist, Cameo); William Schockley (Nobel Scientist, Cameo); Walter Brattain (Nobel Scientist, Cameo); Lana Lang
Synopsis:
Alec and Shanna use a pair of TRS-80 computers to help Superman stop Major Disaster after Superman's powers become difficult for him to control.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

32 page Radio Shack ad

[Smallville Mailsack] (Table of Contents)

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-3364
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Please, Superboy -- You Must Stay On Our Planet To Absorb The Terrible Radiation That Would Otherwise Kill Us All!"]
    Superboy
  2. 1. This Planet Is Condemned
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Computers That Saved Metropolis!
    Superman
  4. 3. [Smallville Mailsack]
    Smallville Mailsack
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