(January 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1966-11-29
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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Ferro Lad; Sun Boy; Cosmic Boy; Princess Projectra]; Fatal Five [Mano; Emerald Empress; Persuader; Validus; Tharok]
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The Fatal Five! Part I: To Save a Galaxy! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts only); Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ferro Lad; Superboy; Princess Projectra; Cosmic Boy; Sun Boy]; Fatal Five [Tharok; Emerald Empress; Validus; Persuader; Mano]
Synopsis
As a last resort, the Legion decides to enlist the villainous Fatal Five to defend Earth from the Sun-Eater.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your first model, Tommy?
Characters
Cap
Synopsis
display tips

Indexer Notes

Idea from Ruben Aquino, Koza City, Okinawa.

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Part II: An S.O.S. to Evil! (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts); Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ferro Lad; Princess Projectra; Superboy; Sun Boy; Cosmic Boy]; Fatal Five [Tharok; Emerald Empress; Validus; Persuader; Mano]
Synopsis
The Legionnaires set out to collect each of the Fatal Five.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in the next issue.

Champs Against Odds! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Mickey Mantle; Wilma Rudolph; Ben Hogan

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Origin of Cosmic Boy (Table of Contents: 7)

Know Your Legionnaires / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Cosmic Boy
Synopsis
origin of Cosmic Boy
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Fatal Five! Part I: To Save a Galaxy!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. ["Your first model, Tommy?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. Part II: An S.O.S. to Evil!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. Champs Against Odds!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  8. 7. The Origin of Cosmic Boy
    Know Your Legionnaires
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