(1972)

Supergraphics, 1970 Series
Price
6.00 USD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
A Supergraphics Publication
Editing
James Steranko
Color
color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions
10.5" wide x 14" tall
Paper Stock
glossy thin card stock (cover); white un-coated stock (interior)
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Limited Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
James Sternako
Inks
James Sternako
Colors
James Sternako

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel; Mr. Mind; Green Lama; Pyroman: Skyman; The Ray; Spider-Man; Captain Midnight; Thor; Sheena; Captain America; The Spirit; Nick Fury; Spy Smasher; Ibis; Plastic Man; Daredevil; Thing; Hulk; Hawkman; Black Angel; iron Man; Human Torch; Superman; Doll Man; Uncle Sam; Mary Marvel; Captain Marvel Jr.; Batman; Airboy; The Blackhawks [Hendrick; Andre; Chuck; Chop-Chop; Olaf; Stanislaus; Blackhawk]; Green Hornet; Blonde Phantom; The Target; Mr. Scarlet; The Heap (mostly cut-off); Bulletman; Bulletgirl; Silver Surfer; Silver Streak; Johnny Quick; The Flash; Hawkgirl

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.
Targeteer Tommy and Targeteer Dave are on the full sized original artwork, but are cut off at the bottom on the back cover when printed.

How It Happened (More or Less) (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. C. Beck
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Letters
C. C. Beck ?

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
C. C. [C. C. Beck]; B. P. [Bill Parker]; W. H. Forcemeat; readers; Shazam; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Synopsis
Publisher Forcemeat calls in B. P. and C. C., and orders them to create the world's greatest cartoon character. They create Captain Marvel.

Indexer Notes

Signed by C. C. Beck, and dated April 1, 1970.

The Strange Case of Mrs. Paraffin (Table of Contents: 3)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Mrs. Paraffin (death); The Spirit [Denny Colt]; Dr. Waxel Paraffin (death); Commissioner Eustace Dolan; unnamed judge, unnamed court witness; unnamed attorney; unnamed police officer; Paraffin's cat (death); nurse matron
Synopsis
The Spirit has to prove Mrs. Paraffin's story, that she murdered her husband, when everyone else thinks she is crazy.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. [no title indexed]
  2. 2. How It Happened (More or Less)
  3. 3. The Strange Case of Mrs. Paraffin
    The Spirit
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