(July 1982)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.95 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Editing:
Len Wein
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
5" x 6.75" (12.7 cm x 17.1cm)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Aparo [as Aparo] (signed)
Inks:
Jim Aparo [as Aparo] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-922

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Speedy; Black Canary

Green Arrow (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Table of contents.

The Green Arrow Scrapbooks (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Barr
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Black Canary
Synopsis:
Green Arrow and Black Canary look through some scrapbooks of Green Arrow adventures.

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence. On pages 3, 4, 23, 30, 43, 67, and 98 of the digest.

The Unmasked Archers! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron; Jack Kirby (plot?)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Roz Kirby (backgrounds)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Police Commissioner; Arrow-Cave; Arrow-Car; Arrow-Plane
Synopsis:
GA and Speedy's secret IDs are almost revealed in a practical joke.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking credits from The Green Arrow by Jack Kirby. Possibly plotted by Jack Kirby. Reformatted to fill six full pages.

The Case of the Camouflage King! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed (France) Herron
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Camouflage King (intro); Arrow-Cave; Harry (Museum Guard); Frank (Museum Guard); Arrow-Car
Synopsis:
Green Arrow must stop the Camouflage King from robbing the circus.
Reprints:

The Amazing Miss Arrowette (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Miss Arrowette [Bonnie King] (Intro); Arrowcar
Synopsis:
Miss Arrowette makes her debut by rescuing Green Arrow and Speedy from a gang of thieves.
Reprints:

The Green Arrows of the World (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed (France) Herron (?); Dave Wood (?)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Roz Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Phantom of France; Green Arrow (Mexico); Green Arrow (Japan); Green Arrow (Switzerland); Bowman from Britain; Bowman of the Bush; Green Arrow (Polynesia); "Counterfeit" Carson
Synopsis:
"Counterfeit" Carson attempts to crash a party by the Green Arrows of the world to get his revenge.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking credits from The Green Arrow by Jack Kirby.

Mystery of the Giant Arrows (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed (France) Herron
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Roz Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (Feature); Speedy [Roy Harper]; Professor Riggles (Guest); Aliens (Villains)
Synopsis:
When Green Arrow and Speedy investigate giant arrows falling from the sky, they find themselves pulled into another dimension when an arrow they are examining is retrieved.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking credits from The Green Arrow by Jack Kirby. Writer ID from Martin O'Hearn.

Prisoners of Dimension Zero! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed (France) Herron
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Roz Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (Feature); Speedy [Roy Harper]; Xeen Arrow (Guest); Alien Crooks (Villains); Arrowcar
Synopsis:
In another dimension, Green Arrow and Speedy meet GA's counterpart Xeen Arrow and discover that due to a passing comet, a gateway to their dimension has opened up, and the mysterious giant arrows they encountered on Earth are merely children's toys from this other dimension which have passed through the gateway. The mystery solved, Xeen Arrow shoots them back to Earth through the gateway before it closes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking credits from The Green Arrow by Jack Kirby. Dave Wood credit is incorrect based on id from Martin O'Hearn.

The Senator's Been Shot! (Table of Contents)

Batman & Green Arrow / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Paul Cathcart; Edmond Cathcart; Miklos Minotaur; Munson
Synopsis:
Both Batman and Green Arrow are attacked by Miklos Minotaur in their alter egos and have to decide if they can do more good by stopping being superheroes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"New look" Green Arrow is introduced.

Green Arrow (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Mike Grell
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Earth-1] (origin retold)
Reprints:

What Can One Man Do? (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot Maggin
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Jack Major; Kevin McManus; Dinah Drake Lance [Black Canary]; Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Hal Jordan [Green Lantern]; Clark Kent [Superman]
Synopsis:
After Green Arrow witnesses the death of a young boy in a riot, he decides that he might be able to do more for his city as its mayor.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Plot to Kill Black Canary (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot Maggin
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Pete Larkin; Albert the Artist; Linda; Stanley; Seldon (Smuggler); Nenner (Smuggler); Louie (Snitch)
Synopsis:
Green Arrow commits Black Canary to be the spokesman for a motorcycle company. While doing a display of the motorcycle at a car show, two thugs try to kill Black Canary.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Swamp Thing is Back! (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Yeates
Inks:
Tom Yeates
Letters:
?

Characters:
Swamp Thing

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for Swamp Thing series.

[Preview of Stories] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-938

Characters:
Green Arrow

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Previews of the stories in the issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Arrow
  2. 1. Green Arrow
  3. 2. The Green Arrow Scrapbooks
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. The Unmasked Archers!
    Green Arrow
  5. 4. The Case of the Camouflage King!
    Green Arrow
  6. 5. The Amazing Miss Arrowette
    Green Arrow
  7. 6. The Green Arrows of the World
    Green Arrow
  8. 7. Mystery of the Giant Arrows
    Green Arrow
  9. 8. Prisoners of Dimension Zero!
    Green Arrow
  10. 9. The Senator's Been Shot!
    Batman & Green Arrow
  11. 10. Green Arrow
    Green Arrow
  12. 11. What Can One Man Do?
    Green Arrow
  13. 12. The Plot to Kill Black Canary
    Green Arrow
  14. 13. Swamp Thing is Back!
    Swamp Thing
  15. 14. [Preview of Stories]
    Green Arrow
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  • Merlin Haas
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