(November 1966)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1966-09-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.; Spartan Printing Company
Editing
Mort Weisinger (credited) (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Published monthly by National Periodical Publications, Inc., 2nd and Dickey Streets, Sparta, Ill. 62286 (the address of Spartan Printing Company, the printer, and a subsidiary of World Color Press). Editorial, executive offices and subscriptions, 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10022.

The Outcast Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Supergirl; Superboy; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Light Lass; Phantom Girl; Ultra Boy; Shrinking Violet; Colossal Boy]
Reprints

Boys 8 Through 13 (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Punt, Pass & Kick; Ford Motor Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Outcast Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents: 2)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Feature Logo
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Supergirl; Invisible Kid; Saturn Girl; Chameleon Boy; Shrinking Violet; Colossal Boy; Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Mon-El (statuette); Ultra Boy; Lightning Lad; Element Lad; Matter-Eater Lad; Cosmic Boy; Light Lass (statuette); Phantom Girl; Duo Damsel; Karate Kid; Sir Prize; Miss Terious
Synopsis
The Legionnaires are unable to remove a kryptonite cloud around the Earth, so Superboy and Supergirl are forced to leave the group. Before they have their memories of the Legion removed and return to their own times, they ask that the Legion admit Sir Prize and Miss Terius in their places.
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Keywords
Computo (model); green kryptonite

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

Mattel Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bits of Legionnaire Business / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

This advertisement was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the top of the page.

A separate letter page dedicated to nothing but new Legionnaire suggestions from readers.

The Origin of Chameleon Boy (Table of Contents: 5)

Meet the Legionnaires / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Text article telling the origin of Chameleon Boy.

Indexer Notes

This text article was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the bottom of the page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Job Number
6443
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! An empty coffee can with a plastic top!
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Idea from Mike and Mark Randall of Monet, Missouri.

This activity feature was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the top of the page.

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

Lionel / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

AMT Makes the Party (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

The Kat from AMT / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Plastic Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Second Super-Smash Issue of the Ultimate Utmost in Comic Magazines-- (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Leonard Rosenberg, Jerry Harrington (of Plainfield, Iowa), Stephen Michalowich (of Wilmington, Delaware), Harrison Owens (of Jersey City, New Jersey), Tom Tattershall (of Kansas City, Missouri), Alan Trahern (of Covington, Louisiana), M. Luisi (of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), Loren H. Hill (of Jamestown, North Carolina), and B. V. Davenport (of Toledo, Ohio).

Part II: The Devil's Dozen! (Table of Contents: 12)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Feature Logo
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Sir Prize; Miss Terious; Saturn Girl; Invisible Kid; Chameleon Boy; Colossal Boy; Lightning Lad; Ferro Lad; Brainiac 5; Mon-El; Matter-Eater Lad; Ultra Boy]; Devil's Dozen [Prince Evillo; Hag; Wild Huntsman; Sugyn; Apollo]; R. J. Brande
Synopsis
The Legion encounters a new gang of thieves who kidnap Lightning Lad and suspicion of complicity falls on the two new Legionnaires.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in the following issue.

On the Go with Motorific! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Ideal Toys / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

Tyco Toys / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

Bobby's Secret Collection (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Renwal / comics-form advertising / 0.5 page (report information)

Lost -- A Free Education! (Table of Contents: 16)

Binky [DC] / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy; teen

Magic Photo Kit (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Batman and Robin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

New Man Joins Platoon! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

G.I. Joe [Hasbro] / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Build These 4 Great New Aurora Hobby Kits! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Aurora Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Outcast Super-Heroes!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Boys 8 Through 13
    Punt, Pass & Kick; Ford Motor Company
  3. 2. The Outcast Super-Heroes!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. ["If you could have only one toy in the world..."]
    Mattel Toys
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bits of Legionnaire Business
  6. 5. The Origin of Chameleon Boy
    Meet the Legionnaires
  7. 6. ["Wow! An empty coffee can with a plastic top!"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  8. 7. ["Wow! Son, this is the most fun I've had in years!"]
    Lionel
  9. 8. AMT Makes the Party
    The Kat from AMT
  10. 9. ["He's not: as strong as .. Superman..."]
    Plastic Man
  11. 10. Second Super-Smash Issue of the Ultimate Utmost in Comic Magazines--
    Justice League of America
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  13. 12. Part II: The Devil's Dozen!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  14. 13. On the Go with Motorific!
    Ideal Toys
  15. 14. ["In the air he pilots tons of jetcraft at speeds faster than sound"]
    Tyco Toys
  16. 15. Bobby's Secret Collection
    Renwal
  17. 16. Lost -- A Free Education!
    Binky [DC]
  18. 17. Magic Photo Kit
    Batman and Robin
  19. 18. New Man Joins Platoon!
    G.I. Joe [Hasbro]
  20. 19. Build These 4 Great New Aurora Hobby Kits!
    Aurora Products
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