(February 1987)

DC, 1986 Series
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Price:
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Bob Greenberger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#50 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman; Power Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Power Girl; Hawkman

Ancient Histories (Table of Contents)

Power Girl / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Mary Wilshire
Inks:
Mary Wilshire
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Albert De Guzman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Power Girl [Kara Zor-L]; Superman [Kal-L] (cameo); Zor-L (cameo); Allura (cameo); Jor-L (cameo); Anti-Monitor (cameo); Arion; Khater; Mara; Lady Chian (cameo); Wyynde (cameo); Garn Daanuth
Synopsis:
Power Girl learns of her origin from the mystic mage Arion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is the "Post Crisis" origin, where Power Girl is shown to be descended from Arion of Atlantis. This was later revealed to be a deception during the Infinite Crisis storyline and her origin was returned to the original origin.

The Secret Origin of the Golden Age Hawkman (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Luke McDonnell
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Mary DeZuniga

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman [Carter Hall; Prince Khufu]; Ko-Lar; Shiera Sanders; Hath-Set [Dr. Anton Hastor]
Synopsis:
Carter Hall discovers he is the reincarnation of Prince Khufu and goes to rescue Shiera from the reincarnation of Hath-Set.

Indexer Notes

Taken primarily from the story in Flash Comics #1 (DC 1940).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dick Giordano
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Secret Admirers / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; Bob Greenberger
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2571

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Neil Ahlquist, J. Blocher, T.E. Pouncey, David W. Sparks, Joseph Duffy and Kevin Lawless.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman; Power Girl
  2. 1. Ancient Histories
    Power Girl
  3. 2. The Secret Origin of the Golden Age Hawkman
    Hawkman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Secret Admirers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Gregory Fischer