(April 1965)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1965-02-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Mort Weisinger (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #56 and copyright registration.

The Triumph of the Legion of Super-Villains! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Legion of Super-Villains [Saturn Queen; Cosmic King; Lightning Lord]
Reprints
Keywords
cemeteries; tombstones

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

100 Magnets / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Triumph of the Legion of Super-Villains! (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
David Huffine

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dynamo Boy; Golden Boy; The Polecat; Animal Lad; The Tusker; Legion of Super-Villains [Lightning Lord; Saturn Queen; Cosmic King]; Legion of Substitute-Heroes [Stone Boy; Chlorophyll Kid; Night Girl; Fire Lad; Polar Boy]
Synopsis
Dynamo Boy accepts as members the Legion of Super-Villains, over the Subs' objections.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous issue.

Featuring Superboy's Greatest Foes and Menaces! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

80 Page Giant; Superboy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Private Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Another letter for you, Pete!
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Private Pete
Synopsis
Private Pete gets a lot of mail. Turns out Pete is sending them himself, because he likes to get mail.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Hasbro's G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Part II: The Revolt of the Super-Villains! (Table of Contents: 6)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
David Huffine

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dynamo Boy; Legion of Super-Villains [Lightning Lord; Cosmic King; Saturn Queen]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Mon-El; Element Lad; Shrinking Violet; Triplicate Girl; Invisible Kid; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy]
Synopsis
The LSV turns on Dynamo Boy and sends him into the future. The ex-Legionnaires, keeping track of events from far off, challenge the LSV to a final confrontation.
Reprints

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bill Lewis, Mel Adams, Billy Edminster, Karen Beach, Ed Drew, Sandra Williams, and Charles Davis.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This must be the coldest day of the winter -- brrr --
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Casey thinks it is warmer standing by the theatre that is playing a movie called "Desert Sands."
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Clark Kent's Coach (Table of Contents: 11)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy
Reprints

10 Issues of Adventure for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

80-Page Giant; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Are YOU A Silent Witness? (Table of Contents: 15)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Kids learn that it pays to stick around and help the cops as a witness to a crime.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Triumph of the Legion of Super-Villains!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  3. 2. The Triumph of the Legion of Super-Villains!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. Featuring Superboy's Greatest Foes and Menaces!
    80 Page Giant; Superboy
  5. 4. ["Another letter for you, Pete!"]
    Private Pete
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  7. 6. Part II: The Revolt of the Super-Villains!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  10. 9. ["This must be the coldest day of the winter -- brrr --"]
    Casey the Cop
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Rocky and Bullwinkle; Cheerios
  12. 11. Clark Kent's Coach
    Superboy
  13. 12. 10 Issues of Adventure for Only $1.00
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    80-Page Giant; The Flash
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jaro Stamp Co.; Stamp Specialties; Anca Stamp Co.
  16. 15. Are YOU A Silent Witness?
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
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