(June 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1967-04-27
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 Ghost of Ferro Lad! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ferro Lad; Superboy; Princess Projectra; Sun Boy; Cosmic Boy]
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The Ghost of Ferro Lad! (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
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Sun Boy; Princess Projectra; Saturn Girl; Brainiac 5]; Ferro Lad (ghost); Pol Krinn
Synopsis
The Legionnaires who witnessed Ferro Lad's sacrifice against the Sun-Eater fear they are being haunted by him.
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Keywords
ghost; Kryptonite; seance; Shanghalla

Part II: The Phantom's Revenge! (Table of Contents: 2)

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 [Brainiac 5; Princess Projectra; Cosmic Boy; Sun Boy; Superboy; Mon-El; Duo Damsel; Ultra Boy; Phantom Girl; Lightning Lad; Light Lass; Saturn Girl]; Controller
Synopsis
The Legionnaires disband on the orders of the "ghost" of Ferro Lad. However, a Controller reveals himself to Superboy as the power behind the Sun-Eater that killed Ferro Lad, and that he now plans to use the Legion as his weapon. But a mysterious force summons the Legion through Superboy's flight ring and frightens the Controller to death.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Clay Corey, Camille Kurz, Clem Zipp, Jr., Melody Brown, K. DeBlasio, Marie Alece Annala, Lee Sandlin, and Alexandra Bethune.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just finished my model ship.

Indexer Notes

Idea from Richard Anderson, APO San Francisco, Cal.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ghost of Ferro Lad!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Ghost of Ferro Lad!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Part II: The Phantom's Revenge!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  5. 4. ["I just finished my model ship."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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