(February 1969)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1968-12-26
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; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)
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.


Heroes for Hire! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy [Kal-El]; Princess Projectra [Projectra Wind'zzor]]
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Heroes for Hire! (Table of Contents: 1)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts); Win Mortimer
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Karate Kid [Val Armorr]; Superboy [Kal-El]; Brainiac 5 [Querl Dox]; Duo Damsel [Luornu Durgo]; Princess Projectra [Projectra Wind'Zorr]]; Modulus; Alk Ranff; Leland McCauley III; Carey
Synopsis
After the Legion learns of a drug-dealing operation, they begin to demand payment for their hero services.
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Keywords
Gnogg; Mercury; Modo; Rojun

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

Ollie / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Job Number
3306
First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's Ollie walking in his sleep again...
Genre
humor
Characters
Ollie
Synopsis
Ollie goes sleepwalking.

Indexer Notes

Located between page 8 and 9 of story.

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

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

Script
Mort Weisinger
Pencils
Curt Swan ? (logo illustration)
Inks
George Klein ? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Shrinking Violet; Chameleon Boy; Colossal Boy; Saturn Girl; Superboy; Cosmic Boy; Light Lass; Sun Boy; Bouncing Boy] (logo illustration)

Indexer Notes

Located between pages 4 and 15 of story. Excerpts of letters from Bradley Anderson, Harvey Sobel, Leonard Philip Zinna, Paul Palmer, Daniel Wheeler, Bob Sajewski, Scott Gibson, Keith Friedman, Jon Roger McKenzie, Tommy Law, Yvan Bond, Jon Farwell, Kris Reeves, Peter C. Hall, David Franklin.

[Part II] The Money Mad Members (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts); Win Mortimer (pencils)
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Princess Projectra [Projectra Wind'Zorr]; Brainiac 5 [Querl Dox]; Karate Kid [Val Armorr]; Chemical King [Condo Arlik]]
Synopsis
The Legionnaires' money-hunger turns out to be a plan to collect the materials necessary to put Modulus out of business.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Super-Turtle / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Job Number
3329
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Super-Turtle to the rescue!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super-Turtle
Synopsis
When a woman calls for help from a burning building, Super-Turtle tells her he'll be right back. He flies by the Daily Planet and notifies them of the fire, so they can take pictures of him rescuing the woman for the next day's newspaper.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Heroes for Hire!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Heroes for Hire!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. ["There's Ollie walking in his sleep again..."]
    Ollie
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Legion Outpost
  5. 4. [Part II] The Money Mad Members
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. ["Super-Turtle to the rescue!"]
    Super-Turtle
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
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