(September 1981)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.95 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
5" x 6.75" (12.7 cm x 17.1cm)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Strange Sports Stories (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rich Buckler [as Buckler] (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano [as Giordano] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-5046

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman; Green Arrow; Batman; Wonder Woman; Kid Flash; Plastic Man; Black Canary; Uncle Sam; Lex Luthor; The Joker; Chronos; Weather Wizard; Felix Faust; Dr. Polaris

Strange Sports Stories (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Table of contents.

The Great Super-Star Game (Table of Contents)

comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero; sports
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Wonder Woman; Robin; Kid Flash; Plastic Man; Green Arrow; Black Canary; The Huntress; Uncle Sam; Amazo; Sportsmaster; Tattooed Man; Felix Faust; Matt Master; Dr. Polaris; Weather Wizard; Chronos; The Joker; Lex Luthor
Reprints:

Challenge of the Faceless Five (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
John Rosenberger
Inks:
John Rosenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Man with the Golden Gloves (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Volley of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Robbins
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

A Tall Tale of Ten Pins (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Robbins
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1494

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Man Who Leaped Over the Earth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot Maggin
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Hockey-Mask of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Robbins
Pencils:
John Rosenberger
Inks:
John Rosenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Warrior of the Weightless World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Gridiron Knightmare (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Robbins
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Sports
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Cover Gallery (Table of Contents)

Strange Sports Stories / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Two cover reprints on each page.

Baseball - Without Bat and Ball (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

The Strangest Sports Stories Ever Told! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports; science fiction

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Previews of the stories in the issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Strange Sports Stories
  2. 1. Strange Sports Stories
  3. 2. The Great Super-Star Game
  4. 3. Challenge of the Faceless Five
  5. 4. Man with the Golden Gloves
  6. 5. Volley of Death
  7. 6. A Tall Tale of Ten Pins
  8. 7. Man Who Leaped Over the Earth
  9. 8. Hockey-Mask of Death
  10. 9. Warrior of the Weightless World
  11. 10. Gridiron Knightmare
  12. 11. Cover Gallery
    Strange Sports Stories
  13. 12. Baseball - Without Bat and Ball
  14. 13. The Strangest Sports Stories Ever Told!
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