(September 2004)

DC, 2004 Series
 
Price
2.50 USD; 3.85 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
2004-07-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
761941244600 00111
Editing
Joey Cavalieri; Harvey Richards (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

This is one of 8 tribute issues published this month to honor Julie Schwartz. The two stories inside are based on the cover, a device Julie Schwartz used to inspire his writers.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hawkman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
Kevin Nowlan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman; a winged gorilla

Indexer Notes

Cover art is an homage to the cover of Hawkman (DC, 1964 series) #6 (February-March 1965).

[Hawkman #6] (Table of Contents: 1)

Hawkman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman
Reprints

Visitors Day (Table of Contents: 2)

Hawkman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Lary Stucker
Colors
Mike Atiyeh
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Katar Hol]; a winged gorilla; Julie Schwartz; Orvo; (alien); Dyrl(alien); Gardner Fox; Hawkgirl; Hawkman (Hawkworld version, dream sequence cameo); Hawkman [Carter Hall] (dream sequence cameo)
Synopsis
Julie is instructed by 2 aliens to complete the story for the latest Hawkman issue. That cover idea created a rift in the multiverse, causing it to unravel, and only the correct story ending will save everything!

Love in the Air (Table of Contents: 3)

Hawkman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Walt Simonson
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Mike Atiyeh
Letters
John Workman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkman [Carter Hall aka Katar Hol]; Hawkgirl [Shiera Hall aka Shayera Hol]; Mavis Trent; Shadow Thief (cameo); Matter Master (cameo); Joe (cameo); Commissioner Emmett; a winged gorilla (cameo- flashback); Chief Andar Pul; a group of unnamed thrill-criminals
Synopsis
After a gruelling Valentine's Day at the museum and fighting crime, Carter tells the tale of how he and Shiera met.

Softly: A Living Legend Passes (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Harlan Ellison; Brian M. Thomsen
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Colors
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
An obituary and fond remembrances of Julie Schwartz by Harlan Ellison with 2 photographs.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hawkman
  2. 1. [Hawkman #6]
    Hawkman
  3. 2. Visitors Day
    Hawkman
  4. 3. Love in the Air
    Hawkman
  5. 4. Softly: A Living Legend Passes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Karsten S.
  • Ralf Haring
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gregg Whitmore