(May 1981)

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Volume:
47
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Jack C. Harris
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-586

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Stellar [Vicki Grant]; Volcano [Chris King]

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Night of a Thousand Dooms! (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-7274

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Christopher King; Vicki Grant; Sarah James; Brad Mann; Martha Winters; Goldman [Christopher King]; Goldgirl [Vicki Grant]; Henry Faber; Gary King; Greg King; Elizabeth King; Alchemiss [Vicki Grant]
Synopsis:
When Chris is grounded by his father, Vicki must patrol the city by herself.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Goldman and Goldgirl created by Michael Olonovich
Alchemiss created by Robert Buethe

Hearts of Darkness (Table of Contents)

Batman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero

Self-Destructress! (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-7277

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Christopher King; Vicki Grant; Gary King; The Sixth Sensor [Christopher King]; Dimension Girl [Vicki Grant]; The Destructress [Martha Winters]; Aquarians
Synopsis:
The Aquarians turn Martha Winters into The Destructress but she's stopped by Chris and Vicki and returned to sanity.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Sixth Sensor created by Lynn Thilcult
Dimension Girl created by Steven St. Thomas
The Destructress created by June Roe

The Assault of the Aquarian Attacker! (Table of Contents)

Dial "H" For Hero / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Dennis Jensen
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-7283

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Christopher King; Vicki Grant; Aquarians; Largo the Invincible; Gary King; Elizibeth King; Volcano [Christopher King]; Stellar [Vicki Grant]; Captain Greg King; Sarah James
Synopsis:
Chris and Vicki use the Hero dials to stop the Aquarian invasion.

Indexer Notes

Largo the Invincible created by Tom Douge.
Volcano created by Fraser Cole.
Stellar created by Omar Navarro Gutierrez.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dial "L" For Letters / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
L-744

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Average number of copies last 12 months: 237,289.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Form to submit superhero ideas for future issues of Dial "H" for Hero.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dial "H" For Hero
  2. 1. The Night of a Thousand Dooms!
    Dial "H" For Hero
  3. 2. Hearts of Darkness
    Batman; Hostess
  4. 3. Self-Destructress!
    Dial "H" For Hero
  5. 4. The Assault of the Aquarian Attacker!
    Dial "H" For Hero
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Dial "L" For Letters
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Vik-Thor Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Cherry
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Michael Grabois
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Pat Lang
  • Mark Waid
  • Sidne Gail Ward
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ted Watson
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ed Boner