([May] 1992)

DC, 1992 Series
 
Price:
12.95 USD; 15.50 CAD
Pages:
180
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
1-56389-038-0 Search at WorldCat
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (Original Series Editor); Bob Kahan (Collected Edition Associate Editor); Michael Charles Hill (Collected Editon Editor); Dick Giordano (Editorial Director); Jenette Kahn (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Hard - Traveling Heroes (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks:
Neal Adams (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern; Green Arrow
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern; Green Arrow

Green Thoughts (Table of Contents)

Green Thoughts / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Letters:
typeset

No Evil Shall Escape My Sight! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Jubal Slade; Guardians of the Universe; Jeremy Tine; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Robert Kennedy; Old Timer
Synopsis:
Green Arrow shows Green Lantern the plight of the people living in the tenements of slumlord Jubal Slade. But when the Guardians of the Universe observe GL roughing up Slade, they bring him to Oa and reprimand him. Against their orders GL returns to Earth and collects evidence to put Slade away. In response, the Guardians contact Green Lantern, but Green Arrow argues that there are serious problems across America that have escaped the attention of Green Lantern. The Guardians confer, and decide to send a representative to accompany the two heroes as they go on a journey of discovery.
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Indexer Notes

The splash page still features only a "Green Lantern" logo. Page 6 is a 2/3 page; page 16 is a 1/2 page; and page 23 is a 2/3 page.
The Guardian who is assigned to accompany Hal Jordan is generally called "The Old Timer" in this series, though he is later given the name Appa Ali Apsa.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Journey to Desolation! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-368

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Guardians of the Universe; Old-Timer; Jacob; Slapper Soames; Johnny Walden; Black Canary (cameo; preview panel for following issue)
Synopsis:
Green Lantern, Green Arrow, and the Old-Timer come across the company town of Desolation, where the boss Slapper Soames plans to execute Johnny Walden to silence the songs he sings which have inspired the people of Desolation to think about a better way of life. As Green Lantern joins the townspeople in attacking Soames' stronghold, the Guardians inform him that since he is on a leave of absence they have reduced the power of his ring. But even weakened, Green Lantern and Green Arrow are able to free Johnny and turn Soames and his men over to the authorities.
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Indexer Notes

Bannered as a "Green Lantern and Green Arrow" feature on the splash page.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

A Kind of Loving, a Way of Death! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Old-Timer; Joshua; Aquarius (cameo; flashback); Larry Lance (cameo; flashback); Superman (cameo; flashback); Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo; flashback); Batman [Bruce Wayne] (cameo; flashback); Superman (of Earth-2; cameo; flashback); Hawkman [Katar Hol] (cameo; flashback); Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson] (cameo; flashback); Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider] (cameo; flashback); Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (cameo; flashback); Wonder Woman (of Earth-2; cameo; flashback)
Synopsis:
After a group of thugs overpower her and steal her bike, Black Canary is found by mind-controlling cult leader Joshua. When Green Lantern and Green Arrow encounter the thugs later and recognize Canary's bike, they set off in search of their friend. Though Canary initially refuses to leave the cult, when Joshua orders her to shoot Green Arrow, her mind won't let her, and she breaks free from Joshua's control.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Ulysses Star Is Still Alive! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-465

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen; also as the ghost of Ulysses Star]; Old-Timer; Theodore Pudd; Pierre O'Rourke; Abe Star; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Congressman Sullivan
Synopsis:
Green Lantern and Green Arrow get involved in a dispute over logging rights on Native American land. While GL searches for documentation for the Indians' claim, GA tries to inspire them with the ghost of their ancestor. Though the heroes are able to prevent all-out conflict between the loggers and the Natives, and the leaders of the loggers are arrested, only time will tell if the Indians' claim will hold up in a court of law.
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Indexer Notes

Story includes extensive quotes from Norman Mailer's "The Armies of the Night." Story is broken down into sections: "Prologue" - pp. 2-4; "Chapter 1: The Quest of Green Lantern" - pp. 5-11; "Chapter 2: The Quest of Green Arrow" - pp. 12-16; and "Chapter 3: The Last Stand! - pp. 17-22.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Even an Immortal Can Die! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano; Mike Peppe (some incomplete figures)
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-495

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Old-Timer; Guardians of the Universe; Tribune
Synopsis:
For putting the welfare of Green Lantern ahead of the ecological welfare of the planet Earth, the Guardians of the Universe send Old-Timer, accompanied by Green Lantern and Green Arrow as witnesses, to the planet Gallo to be judged by the Tribune. But when they are all muzzled and the Old-Timer is judged guilty without trial, the heroes realize that something is terribly wrong. They discover that the real Tribune have been replaced by their mechanic and fight to restore the proper process of justice and save the life of the Old-Timer.
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Indexer Notes

Story is meant to evoke the trials of the "Chicago Eight," particularly the binding and gagging of Bobby Seale.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Death Be My Destiny! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-540

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Old-Timer; Guardians of the Universe; Mother Juna
Synopsis:
Green Lantern and Green Arrow, now joined by Black Canary, travel to Oa and find that Old-Timer has been found guilty by the Tribune. The Guardians strip him of his immortality and sentence him to live out his days on the planet Maltus. The heroes go with him into his exile and discover a planet wildly over-populated due to the efforts of Mother Juna. After they put a stop to her work, the Old-Timer vows to restore balance to Maltus.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

How Do You Fight a Nightmare? (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano; Bernie Wrightson (p. 13)
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-622

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake Lance]; Witch Queen; Sinestro; Medusa
Synopsis:
When Green Arrow and Black Canary are confronted by harpies, GA calls Green Lantern for help. GL follows the harpies into a trap laid by The Witch Queen on behalf of her brother Sinestro. Following a lead, GA and BC meet a group of Amazons, who, impressed by Black Canary's fighting skills, explain how in the distant past they were banished to another plane by a wizard, but have been allowed to return by The Witch Queen to make all men pay. With this information, the duo follows the trail to The Witch Queen and rescue Green Lantern from banishment and the grasp of the legendary Medusa.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script and pencils confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007). Though Wrightson is credited in an editor's note on p. 13, Schwartz' records mention only Giordano as inker.

Covers (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / cover reprint (on interior page) / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks:
Neal Adams (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern; Green Arrow

Indexer Notes

Cover reprints from Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #76-82 & from Green Lantern / Green Arrow (DC, 1983 series) #1-4.
Original covers where colored by Jack Adler, reprint colorist unknown.

Bios (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Bios for Denny O'Neil and Neal Adams.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Hard - Traveling Heroes
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  3. 2. Green Thoughts
    Green Thoughts
  4. 3. No Evil Shall Escape My Sight!
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  5. 4. Journey to Desolation!
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  6. 5. A Kind of Loving, a Way of Death!
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  7. 6. Ulysses Star Is Still Alive!
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  8. 7. Even an Immortal Can Die!
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  9. 8. Death Be My Destiny!
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  10. 9. How Do You Fight a Nightmare?
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  11. 10. Covers
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  12. 11. Bios
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