(December 1983)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume:
35
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1983-08-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Karen Berger
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound (#300)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Keith Giffen (signed)
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt (signed)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-489

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Star Boy

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Born Under a Lucky Star (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Keith Giffen (plot); Paul Levitz (plot, script)
Pencils:
Keith Giffen (pgs. 1, 2, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 23); Curt Swan (pgs. 3, 4, 6, 7, 9-11, 13, 14, 16-18, 20, 21)
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Star Boy; Wildfire; Superboy (flashback); Saturn Girl (flashback); Dream Girl (flashback); Brainiac 5 (flashback); Supergirl (flashback); Mon-El (flashback); Colossal Boy (flashback); Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg] (flashback); Triplicate Girl (cameo flashback); Element Lad (cameo flashback); Ultra Boy (cameo flashback)]; Fryd Kallor (flashback); Mira Kallor (flashback); Lt. Kimball Zendak (flashback); Gigi Cusimano (flashback); Golgoth (flashback); Kenz Nuhor (flashback); Legion of Substitute Heroes (cameo flashback) [Polar Boy; Night Girl; Fire Lad]
Synopsis:
Star Boy recounts his history with the Legion to Wildfire as they wait for the Legion Leader election results.

Indexer Notes

Element Lad is elected Legion Leader.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-1416

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Jeff Rabkin; Ralph Lenco; Steve Gallor.
Page also includes contest results for identifying the multiple cover artists on issue #300 (first prize to David C. Zimmermann) and vote totals for the Legion election (Element Lad wins with 77 votes).

["Warning: Reading this column may be hazardous to your comic reading enjoyment."] (Table of Contents)

Meanwhile... / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dick Giordano
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Giordano responds to a letter from reader D'Romel Valencia about the expanding number of formats and rising cost of comics.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Born Under a Lucky Star
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  4. 3. ["Warning: Reading this column may be hazardous to your comic reading enjoyment."]
    Meanwhile...
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Roy Lyons
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed