(December 1968)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1968-10-29
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.


King of the Legion! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ultra Boy; Sun Boy; Bouncing Boy; Saturn Girl; Superboy]
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The King of the Legion! (Table of Contents: 1)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts only); Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese (splash page only); ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Mon-El; Ultra Boy; Element Lad; Karate Kid; Princess Projectra; Matter-Eater Lad; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Star Boy; Princess Projectra; Chemical King; Duo Damsel; Shadow Lass; Timber Wolf; Bouncing Boy; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Chameleon Boy; Invisible Kid; Colossal Boy; Shrinking Violet; Supergirl; Lightning Lad]; Wanderers [Celebrand; Ornitho; Quantum Queen; Elvo; Immorto; Dartalg; Psyche]
Synopsis
Soon after the Legion meets the band of heroes who call themselves The Wanderers, the mightiest Legionnaire is challenged in combat. The Legion organizes a contest to determine who that is through tracking down the temporarily-made evil Wanderers.
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Part II: Hero against Hero! (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts); Win Mortimer (pencils)
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Mon-El; Shadow Lass; Light Lass; Invisible Kid; Element Lad; Bouncing Boy; Chemical King; Chameleon Boy; Saturn Girl; Karate Kid; Ultra Boy; Sun Boy; Princess Projectra; Cosmic Boy; Timber Wolf; Brainiac 5; Supergirl; Star Boy; Phantom Girl; Duo Damsel]; The Wanderers [Dartalg; Ornitho; Quantum Queen; Immorto; Elvo; Psyche; Celebrand]; Proty II
Synopsis
All of the Wanderers are subdued and Bouncing Boy is declared the winner, but when the champion is teleported away, the real Bouncing Boy appears. So who was the real winner?
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in the next issue.

[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 Ken Hatfield, Charles Baer, Vance Leasure, William Crum, Mario Farina, Torrey Adams, Scott Wilkie, Kitty Malone, Nelson Hardy.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. King of the Legion!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The King of the Legion!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Part II: Hero against Hero!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
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