Green Lantern #133 [Newsstand]
(October 1980)

DC, 1960 Series
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Volume
18
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1980-07-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893051510
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Jack C. Harris (editor)
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) #133 [Direct].

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Starlin (signed) [as JPS]
Inks
Jim Starlin (signed) [as JPS]
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Job Number
C-414
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Green Lantern-- You are but a plaything...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Dr. Polaris [Neal Emerson]; Adam Strange
Synopsis
Dr. Polaris has trapped Green Lantern.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Snaptite!? You Bet. (Table of Contents: 1)

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for large scale models that do not need glue.
Inside front cover.

Nightmare at the North Pole! (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
Anthony Tollin (credited)
Letters
Ben Oda (credited)

Job Number
J-6702
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Dr. Polaris [Neal Emerson]; Carol Ferris; Carl Ferris; Mrs. Ferris; unknown kidnapper; Tom Kalmaku (cameo); Bruce Gordon [Eclipso]; Walter Long
Synopsis
Someone is plotting to destroy Ferris Aircraft and has kidnapped the Ferrises. Meanwhile Dr. Polaris has captured Green Lantern and Bruce Gordon begins to worry about Eclipso reappearing.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dr. Polaris also in issues #134 and #135. Refers to World's Finest Comics #260 and Green Lantern #65. Bruce Gordon does not appear as Eclipso until issue #136.

Get The Newest Number Yum! (Table of Contents: 3)

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for Wild Cherry flavor of bubble gum.
First page between pages 4-5 of "Nightmare at the North Pole!"

Enter The Wonderful World of Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys (Table of Contents: 4)

Sea-Monkey Aquarium / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for Sea-Monkeys from Transcience Corporation.
Second page between pages 4-5 of "Nightmare at the North Pole!"
Pencil credits from: http://goodcomics.comicbookresources.com/2005/11/10/comic-book-urban-leg... .

She's No Angel (Table of Contents: 5)

Hostess Fruit Pies; Hawkman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Golden Raven
Synopsis
The Golden Raven tries to steal a gold statue from Ravenswood Square, but Hawkman distracts her with Hostess Fruit Pies.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic format for Hostess Fruit Pies from Continental Baking Company.
Between pages 8-9 of "Nightmare at the North Pole!"

Father Knows Best (Table of Contents: 6)

Grit; Richie Rich / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Characters
Richie Rich; Gloria; Mr. Rich
Synopsis
Richie's father tells Richie how he started on his road to fortune by selling Grit, and Richie then tells the reader all the benefits of selling Grit.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic format for sales people for Grit newspapers.
Between pages 13-14 of "Nightmare at the North Pole!"

Super Gifts & Gimmicks (Table of Contents: 7)

Fun Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for toys and novelties.

Siege of Ranagar! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Laurie Sutton [as Laurie S. Sutton] (credited)
Pencils
Rodin Rodriguez (credited)
Inks
Tex Blaisdell (credited)
Colors
Jerry Serpe (credited)
Letters
Shelly Leferman (credited)

Job Number
J-6796
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Adam Strange; Alanna; Bran Sar; Sardath; Kaskor
Synopsis
Adam discovers Kaskor's plans to invade the Ranagarians' last stronghold on Crater Island, so Adam leads a successful surprise attack to retake Ranagar. But after the battle, the Zeta-Beam wears off Adam and he is teleported back into the hands of Kaskor.
Reprints

Strong Arms Make All The Difference! (Table of Contents: 9)

Mike Marvel / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for body building book.
At top of page between pages 4-5 of Adam Strange story

[Write Right Now!] (Table of Contents: 10)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?; ? (photo)
Inks
?; ? (photo)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Characters
Charles Atlas

Indexer Notes

Classified ads for body building, self defense course, comic books, toys, and turning your poems into songs.
On bottom of page between pages 4-5 of Adam Strange story.
Title does not appear in this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Letters by Lantern Light / letters page / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris [as JCH]
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-578

Indexer Notes

Letters from Rod & Tim Wahowske, and Kent Phenis.

[Ghosts #33, Secrets of Haunted House #29, Legion of Super-Heroes #268, World's Finest #265, Unexpected #203] (Table of Contents: 12)

This Month from the J.C.H. Cubicle / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jack C. Harris

Indexer Notes

Info on this month's DC comics.

Earn Famous Name Prizes Or Cash (Table of Contents: 13)

Olympic Sales Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

Ad soliciting sales people for cards, stationery and gifts.
Inside back cover.

Power! Accuracy! (Table of Contents: 14)

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

Ad for Daisy 840 from Daisy subsidiary of Walter Kidde & Company, Inc.
On back cover.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Green Lantern-- You are but a plaything..."]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Snaptite!? You Bet.
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  3. 2. Nightmare at the North Pole!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Get The Newest Number Yum!
    Bubble Yum
  5. 4. Enter The Wonderful World of Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys
    Sea-Monkey Aquarium
  6. 5. She's No Angel
    Hostess Fruit Pies; Hawkman
  7. 6. Father Knows Best
    Grit; Richie Rich
  8. 7. Super Gifts & Gimmicks
    Fun Factory
  9. 8. Siege of Ranagar!
    Adam Strange
  10. 9. Strong Arms Make All The Difference!
    Mike Marvel
  11. 10. [Write Right Now!]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Letters by Lantern Light
  13. 12. [Ghosts #33, Secrets of Haunted House #29, Legion of Super-Heroes #268, World's Finest #265, Unexpected #203]
    This Month from the J.C.H. Cubicle
  14. 13. Earn Famous Name Prizes Or Cash
    Olympic Sales Club, Inc.
  15. 14. Power! Accuracy!
    Daisy Air Rifles
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