(April 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1967-02-28
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 (credited); E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)
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 War of the Legions! (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
Superman; Legion of Super-Villains [Cosmic King; Lightning Man; Saturn Queen]
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The War of the Legions! (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 [Lightning Man; Polar Man; Saturn Woman; Cosmic Man; Element Man; Brainiac 5; Lex Luthor; Mr. Mxyzptlk]; Legion of Super-Villains [Cosmic King; Saturn Queen; Lightning Lord; Echo; Beauty Blaze]; Superman
Synopsis
The Legion is lured into separate traps by the Legion of Super-Villains, but are saved by the current day Lex Luthor and Mr. Mxyzptlk.
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Indexer Notes

Story continued from previous issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Six-Legged Legionnaire (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy [also as Clark Kent]; Invisible Kid; Dream Girl; Shrinking Violet; Bouncing Boy; Colossal Boy; Chameleon Boy; Light Lass]; Lana Lang [also as Insect Queen]
Synopsis
Lana Lang accompanies Superboy to a meeting of the Legion and applies for membership. Though she is rejected, she participates in a mission and is elected to the Legion Reserve.
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Keywords
kyrptonite
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The War of the Legions!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The War of the Legions!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  5. 4. The Six-Legged Legionnaire
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Allen Ross
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  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Ted Watson
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
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