Wonder Woman #304 [Direct-Sales]
(June 1983)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume:
42
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1983-02-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Ernie Colon
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #211, 214, 217, 300)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[Polaris Means Peril!] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-361

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman
Reprints:

Polaris Means Peril! (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Mishkin
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-8718

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Doctor Polaris (villain); Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; Major Keith Griggs; General Darnell
Synopsis:
Doctor Polaris threatens to send the world off its axis if Green Lantern doesn't face him-- so Wonder Woman arranges for a substitute.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

-Steve Trevor dresses as Green Lantern and pretends to fly with help from the Robot Plane. He uses an "Amazon heat balm" to stay warm in the Arctic climate.
-Wonder Woman refers to her alter ego as "Diane Prince" on page 6.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Words / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Robin Snyder
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-1273

Synopsis:
The letter column begins with a quote from William Moulton Marston; the issue is dedicated to David Transue. Letters from Kevin Pratt; Bill Previdi; Charles David Haskell; David Pou; Ross Miller; Courtney Collens; Ricky Burns; Margaret Sutton; York Anderson; George Williams; Jacques Viau; Al Anderson; Robert Pioski; Unsigned

Indexer Notes

The quote from Marston reads: "Women represent love; men represent force. Man's use of force without love brings evil and unhappiness. Wonder Woman proves that women are superior to men because they have love in addition to force." Snyder credit per Gary Usher's Robin Snyder Comic Book List. Previous indexer credited Mike Barr.

Last Rites! (Table of Contents)

Huntress / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils:
Mike DeCarlo
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Duncan Andrews
Job Number:
J-8660

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Huntress [Helena Wayne]; Undertaker (villain); Doctor Tarr (villain); Milo (villain)
Synopsis:
For the Huntress, it's out of the frying pan, into the fire.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Polaris Means Peril!]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. Polaris Means Peril!
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Words
  4. 3. Last Rites!
    Huntress
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • S Turunen
  • Matthew Head
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Carl Gafford
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Allen Ross