(May 1981)

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Volume:
27
Price:
0.50 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:
0709893044005
Editing:
Paul Levitz (credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #112-117, 120, 200)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Chaos at the Court of the Cosmos! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jim Aparo [as Aparpo] (signed)
Inks:
Jim Aparo [as Aparpo] (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Guardians of the Universe
Synopsis:
A gigantic green knight on horseback leaps from the Central Power Battery.

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Free 1981 Catalog 1600 Novelties (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Johnson Smith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

To Trap an Immortal (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Gerry Conway (credited)
Pencils:
Jim Aparo (credited)
Inks:
Jim Aparo (credited)
Colors:
Adrienne Roy (credited)
Letters:
Jim Aparo
Job Number:
J-7077

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro; Guardians of the Universe; Old Timer; Black Canary (flashback); Green Arrow (flashback); The Green Lantern Corps [Malet Dasim; Chaselon; The Green Man; others unnamed]
Synopsis:
Batman has Green Lantern enlist the aid of The Old Timer, now a mortal on the planet Maltus, to help discern which of the Guardians is actually Sinestro in disguise, who has tapped into the Central Power Battery.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

References Green Lantern #76-#81.
Continued from previous issue.

Now the Number Yum Taste Is Even Yummier. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

For a World of Fun...Grow Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Sea-Monkeys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

An Arrow in Time (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Green Arrow; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We Are Looking for a Few Good Boys and Girls (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Mike Marvel / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

$ave Money: Subscribe Now! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Bishop's Sacrifice (Table of Contents)

Nemesis / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Burkett (credited)
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle (credited)
Inks:
Dan Spiegle (credited)
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo (credited)
Letters:
John Costanza (credited)
Job Number:
J-7223

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Nemesis; Michael Bochus; Valerie Foxworth; Noel Chesterton; Rod; Holt; Lord Peter
Synopsis:
Nemesis escapes a Scotland Yard agent, digs up a clue about who captured Sir Robert, and is attacked by men who have kidnapped Valerie Foxworth.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Green Lantern #173; continued in Green Lantern #175.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Brave & Bold Mailbag / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz [as PL] (credited)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-733

Indexer Notes

Letters from Neil Ahlquist and Jeff DeMos.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur Gutowitz (treasurer)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average copies distributed past 12 months: 109,180. Actual copies of latest issue distributed: 98,353.

Earn Famous Name Prizes or Cash (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

First Edition Collector Series (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Donruss Baseball Cards / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Chaos at the Court of the Cosmos!
    Batman; Green Lantern
  2. 1. Free 1981 Catalog 1600 Novelties
    Johnson Smith Co.
  3. 2. To Trap an Immortal
    Batman; Green Lantern
  4. 3. Now the Number Yum Taste Is Even Yummier.
    Bubble Yum
  5. 4. For a World of Fun...Grow Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys
    Sea-Monkeys
  6. 5. An Arrow in Time
    Green Arrow; Hostess Fruit Pies
  7. 6. We Are Looking for a Few Good Boys and Girls
    Grit
  8. 7. Strong Arms Make All the Difference!
    Mike Marvel
  9. 8. $ave Money: Subscribe Now!
    DC Comics
  10. 9. Bishop's Sacrifice
    Nemesis
  11. 10. Write Right Now!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Brave & Bold Mailbag
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. Earn Famous Name Prizes or Cash
    Olympic Sales Club
  15. 14. First Edition Collector Series
    Donruss Baseball Cards
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  • Lou Mazzella
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