The Best of DC #68 [Newsstand]
(January 1986)

DC, 1979 Series
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Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1985-10-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Nicola Cuti
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
5" x 6.75"
Paper Stock:
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #68 [Direct].

On-sale date from DC Releases #20.


Halloween Special! (Table of Contents)

Sugar & Spike / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
children
Characters:
Sugar; Spike

Sugar and Spike (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Table of contents.

Supar & Spike Turn into a Pair of Halloween Cats (Table of Contents: 2)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 13.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Jeanine Casey
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Digest Forum / letters page / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Nicola Cuti
Letters:
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Wonder Woman, Wonder Woman, Wonder Woman...

Indexer Notes

Letters page starts on bottom third of page 10 of the digest, continues on the bottom third of pages 16, 26, 38, 44, 50, 58, 64 (1/2 page), and 70, and concludes on the bottom third of page 84. Letters from Elaine Gosselin, Adam Burchess, and Ken Zoechler.

The Day the Trees Got Sloppy (Table of Contents: 4)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
George Roberts
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Sugar & Spike Meet a Real Halloween Goblin (Table of Contents: 5)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
George Roberts
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Sugar & Spike Meet Space Sprout (Table of Contents: 6)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 13.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Shelley Eiber
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Uncle Charlie's Talking Pumpkin (Table of Contents: 7)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
George Roberts
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Sugar and Spike Get Up in the World (Table of Contents: 8)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Karin Orlando
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Space Sprout Returns (Table of Contents: 9)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Shelley Eiber
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Sugar & Spike's Adventures with the 4000-Year-Old Baby (Table of Contents: 10)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Karin Orlando
Letters:
?

Reprints:

The Shiny Round Roller (Table of Contents: 11)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Jeanine Casey
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Sugar & Spike's Adventure with Real Halloween Magic! (Table of Contents: 12)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Helen Vesik
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[All-New Excitement] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Super Friends / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Coming in Best of DC #70 (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Binky / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Who's Who (Table of Contents: 15)

Sugar & Spike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
Karin Orlando
Letters:
?

Reprints:

How Well Do You Know Your Sugar & Spike Baby-Talk? (Table of Contents: 16)

Sugar & Spike / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer ?
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer ?
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer ?
Letters:
Sheldon Mayer ?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black and white.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Sugar & Spike / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sheldon Mayer (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
And if I don't give you a treat...
Genre:
children
Characters:
Sugar; Spike; Little Arthur

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Full-page gag cartoon.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Halloween Special!
    Sugar & Spike
  2. 1. Sugar and Spike
  3. 2. Supar & Spike Turn into a Pair of Halloween Cats
    Sugar & Spike
  4. 3. ["Wonder Woman, Wonder Woman, Wonder Woman..."]
    Digest Forum
  5. 4. The Day the Trees Got Sloppy
    Sugar & Spike
  6. 5. Sugar & Spike Meet a Real Halloween Goblin
    Sugar & Spike
  7. 6. Sugar & Spike Meet Space Sprout
    Sugar & Spike
  8. 7. Uncle Charlie's Talking Pumpkin
    Sugar & Spike
  9. 8. Sugar and Spike Get Up in the World
    Sugar & Spike
  10. 9. Space Sprout Returns
    Sugar & Spike
  11. 10. Sugar & Spike's Adventures with the 4000-Year-Old Baby
    Sugar & Spike
  12. 11. The Shiny Round Roller
    Sugar & Spike
  13. 12. Sugar & Spike's Adventure with Real Halloween Magic!
    Sugar & Spike
  14. 13. [All-New Excitement]
    Super Friends
  15. 14. Coming in Best of DC #70
    Binky
  16. 15. Who's Who
    Sugar & Spike
  17. 16. How Well Do You Know Your Sugar & Spike Baby-Talk?
    Sugar & Spike
  18. 17. ["And if I don't give you a treat..."]
    Sugar & Spike
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  • Jim Van Dore
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