(December 1967)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1967-10-31
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Black Day for the Legion! (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
Superboy; Duo Damsel; Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy (all as the Legion of Super-Heroes); Dr. Mantis Morlo
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Black Day for the 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); Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Karate Kid; Bouncing Boy; Superboy; Ultra Boy; Phantom Girl; Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Invisible Kid; Chameleon Boy; Duo Damsel; Cosmic Boy; Princess Projectra; Light Lass; Element Lad; Saturn Girl; Mon-El; Lightning Lad; Colossal Boy]; Dr. Mantis Morlo (villain); Chemoids (villains)
Synopsis
Morlo escapes the Legion team on Orando, while at the same time a second Morlo encounters and escapes the team on Daxam.
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Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Story continued from previous issue.

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

Super-Turtle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My super-hearing picked up somebody in distress!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super-Turtle; Superman
Synopsis
In his civilian identity, Super-Turtle's super-hearing picks up somebody in distress. He hurries to a phone booth so he can change into his costume, but the booth is occupied. He is surprised when Superman races out.
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Indexer Notes

Super-Turtle had met Superboy earlier in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #130.

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

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

Part II: Target... Earth! (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts); Pete Costanza (pencils)
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Princess Projectra; Mon-El; Star Boy; Dream Girl; Invisible Kid; Ultra Boy; Matter-Eater Lad; Chameleon Boy; Phantom Girl; Brainiac 5]; Dr. Mantis Morlo (villain); Chemoids (villains); Time Trapper (image only, villain); Dr. Regulus (image only, villain); The Hunter (image only, villain)
Synopsis
The Legionnaires on Naltor encounter a third Morlo, but all three were decoys meant to distract the Legion from Morlo's real plot to blow up Earth.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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
6383
First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you doing with all those old plastic trees from model kits?
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Cap
Synopsis
how to make a trailer

Indexer Notes

Idea from Johnny Crow, APO, N.Y.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Black Day for the Legion!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Black Day for the Legion!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. ["My super-hearing picked up somebody in distress!"]
    Super-Turtle
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. Part II: Target... Earth!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. ["What are you doing with all those old plastic trees from model kits?"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
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