(March 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1967-01-31
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.


The Adult Legionnaires! (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
Ferro Lad; Chemical King; Quantum Queen; Superman; Reflecto; Shadow Woman
Reprints

The Adult Legion! (Table of Contents: 1)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 12 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 [Saturn Woman; Brainiac 5; Timber Wolf; Lightning Man; Cosmic Man; Element Man; Polar Man]; Superman; Light Lady; Night Woman; Chemical King (statue); Ferro Lad (statue); Reflecto (statue); Shadow Woman (statue); Shrinking Violet; Duplicate Man; Ultra Man; Phantom Woman; Ronn Nah; Arna Nah; Mon-El; Brin Londo; Bran Londo; Loni Londo; Tenzil Kem; Gim Allon; Thom Kallor; Nura Kallor; Chuck Taine; Luornu Taine; Douglas Nolan (in shadow)
Synopsis
Superman is summoned to help the adult Legion investigate acts of sabotage.
Reprints

Lightning Lad and Light Lass (Table of Contents: 2)

Meet the Legionnaires / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lightning Lad; Light Lass

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

Shorty / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All Watches and Clocks Repaired
Genre
humor
Characters
Shorty
Synopsis
A customer wants Shorty to repair his hourglass.
Reprints

Part II: One against the Legion (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 10 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 [Saturn Woman; Brainiac 5; Timber Wolf; Lightning Man; Cosmic Man; Element Man; Polar Man]; Superman; Douglas Nolan; Power Boy (statue); Ferro Lad (statue) [also as Andrew Nolan]; Legion of Super-Villains [Saturn Queen; Lightning Lord; Cosmic King]
Synopsis
The Legion discovers the saboteur is Ferro Lad's twin brother, but he has been under the mind control of the Legion of Super-Villains.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the next issue.

Countdown on Excellence (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy
Characters
Jerry; Jerry's father
Synopsis
Jerry gets a lecture from his father on the importance of doing every job right.

Indexer Notes

Credits from a list by Lionel English.

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

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

Job Number
6499
First Line of Dialogue or Text
My mom gave me a box full of old costume jewelry.

Indexer Notes

Idea from Rick Harris, Ottawa, Canada.

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

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Adult Legionnaires!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Adult Legion!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Lightning Lad and Light Lass
    Meet the Legionnaires
  4. 3. ["All Watches and Clocks Repaired"]
    Shorty
  5. 4. Part II: One against the Legion
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. Countdown on Excellence
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  8. 7. ["My mom gave me a box full of old costume jewelry."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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