(May 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1967-03-30
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 Five Legion Orphans! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Superbaby]; Element Lad [Element Infant]; Dream Tot [Dream Girl]; Mon-El [Little Mon-El]; Brainiac 5 [Baby Brainiac]
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The Five Legion Orphans! (Table of Contents: 1)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 13 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 [Dream Girl [Dream Tot]; Mon-El [Little Mon-El]; Brainiac 5 [Baby Brainiac]; Superboy [Superbaby]; Element Lad [Element Infant]; Star Boy; Lightning Lad; Light Lass; Cosmic Boy; Sun Boy; Invisible Kid; Duo Damsel; Matter-Eater Lad]
Synopsis
The five Legion orphans are de-aged to toddlers and adopted by families who can't have children.
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Indexer Notes

Rokyn, the planet populated by the enlarged citizens of the bottle city of Kandor is first mentioned in this tale.

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

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

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

Job Number
6515
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, I finished my model raceway layout!
Feature Logo
Cap's Hobby Hints

Indexer Notes

Idea from Larry Scott, Manhattan Beach, Cal.

Lana Lang and the Legion of Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Feature Logo
Superboy
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Lana Lang; Star Boy; Legion of Super-Heroes [Chameleon Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy] (in flashback)
Synopsis
Lana uses Star Boy in an attempt to make Superboy jealous.
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Indexer Notes

Star Boy's powers similar (not identical) to Superboy's. Story partially refried from Adventure #195

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
The Legion Outpost [with characters]

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Mark Evanier.

BEM Shows Up! (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
advocacy; teen
Synopsis
Brains, Emotions and Muscles should be used in combination for best results.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover; published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Five Legion Orphans!
  2. 1. The Five Legion Orphans!
  3. 2. ["Well, I finished my model raceway layout!"]
  4. 3. Lana Lang and the Legion of Super-Heroes!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. BEM Shows Up!
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