Green Lantern #142 [Newsstand]
(July 1981)

DC, 1960 Series
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Volume
19
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-04-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893051507
Editing
Len Wein
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #142 [Direct].

On-sale date from Comic Reader #190.


The Omega Men! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Omega Men [Broot; Primus; Tigorr; Demonia; Nimbus; Kalista; Harpis]
Synopsis
Green Lantern and the Omega Men rush towards the reader.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Catch More Fish, Bigger Fish... (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Action Lure / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Omega Men (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (credited)
Pencils
Joe Staton (credited)
Inks
Joe Staton (credited)
Colors
Carl Gafford [as C. Gafford] (credited)
Letters
Ben Oda (credited)

Job Number
J-7255
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Carol Ferris; Omega Men [Auron; Tigorr; Broot; Demonia; Harpis; Kalista; Nimbus; Primus; Lambien]; The Citadel
Synopsis
The Citadel has chased the last of the Omega Men to Earth, where Green Lantern assists in a battle against the Citadel.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Green Lantern #141; story continues in Green Lantern #143.

Bubble Yum's Got the Number Yum Taste. (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

We Are Looking for a Few Good Boys and Girls (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Deadly Efficient Attack and Defense] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

American Southwest Academy of Fighting Arts / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Gold for Dessert (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Plastic Man; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Letters by Lantern Light / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-767

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Scott Gibson, Myron Harrod, Arthur Vidro, Sarah Greenblatt, Karen Wu, and one unsigned.

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Crystal Peril! (Table of Contents: 9)

Adam Strange / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Laurie Sutton [as Laurie S. Sutton] (credited)
Pencils
Rodin Rodriguez [as Rodin L. Rodriguez] (credited)
Inks
Larry Mahlstedt (credited)
Colors
Carl Gafford (credited)
Letters
Ben Oda (credited)

Job Number
J-7301
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Adam Strange; Alanna; Alva Xar
Synopsis
Adam escapes from an ice prison and rescues Alanna from one, only to watch as Alva Xar transforms Alanna into ice and blasts her to pieces.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Green Lantern #141; story continues in Green Lantern #143.

Hey Kids! Win a Year's Supply of Life Savers Candies! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Life Savers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

100 pc. Toy Soldier Set (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Lucky Products, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Super Gifts & Gimmicks (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Fun Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Radical! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Jox shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Omega Men!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Catch More Fish, Bigger Fish...
    Action Lure
  3. 2. The Omega Men
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Bubble Yum's Got the Number Yum Taste.
    Bubble Yum
  5. 4. We Are Looking for a Few Good Boys and Girls
    Grit
  6. 5. [Deadly Efficient Attack and Defense]
    American Southwest Academy of Fighting Arts
  7. 6. Gold for Dessert
    Plastic Man; Hostess Twinkies
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Letters by Lantern Light
  9. 8. Write Right Now!
  10. 9. The Crystal Peril!
    Adam Strange
  11. 10. Hey Kids! Win a Year's Supply of Life Savers Candies!
    Life Savers
  12. 11. 100 pc. Toy Soldier Set
    Lucky Products, Inc.
  13. 12. Super Gifts & Gimmicks
    Fun Factory
  14. 13. Radical!
    Jox shoes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer