(April 1969)

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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1969-02-27
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; 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.


Burial in Space! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Carmine Infantino (layouts)
Inks
Neal Adams (finishes)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
W-112
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Shrinking Violet [Salu Digby]; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]]; a Seeron
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Carmine Infantino credit verified by nealadams.com; complete art job previously credited to Neal Adams.

Burial in Space! (Table of Contents: 1)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts only); Win Mortimer
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
W-108
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Princess Projectra [Projectra Wind'zzor]; Brainiac 5 [Querl Dox]; Karate Kid [Val Armorr]; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Superboy [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Duo Damsel [Luornu Durgo]; Shrinking Violet [Salu Digby]; Ultra Boy [Jo Nah]; Star Boy [Thom Kallor]; Phantom Girl [Tinya Wazzo]; Timber Wolf [Brin Londo]; Chameleon Boy [Reep Daggle]; Chemical King [Condo Arlik]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]]; Seerons
Synopsis
A native of Seeris offers to revive the fallen Legionnaires if the rest of the Legion defends his people from invaders.
Reprints
Keywords
Seeris; Temple of the Minds

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous issue.

Part II: Showdown on Seeris! (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ultra Boy [Jo Nah]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]; Timber Wolf [Brin Londo]; Chameleon Boy [Reep Daggle]; Star Boy [Thom Kallor]; Phantom Girl [Luornu Durgo]; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Princess Projectra [Projectra Wind'zzor]; Karate Kid [Val Armorr]; Shrinking Violet [Salu Digby]; Superboy [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Duo Damsel [Luornu Durgo]]
Synopsis
On Seeris the team of Legionnaires unsuccessfully confronts the invaders, while Invisible Kid and Shrinking Violet commit the dead Legionnaires to space.
Reprints

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

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

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

Job Number
3323
First Line of Dialogue or Text
A truck full of tomatoes overturned.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super-Turtle
Synopsis
Super-Turtle investigates an overturned truck full of tomatoes. The policeman asks him to move the truck to the next street. After Super-Turtle relocates it to Elm Street, the officer explains that he has to make a written report and has trouble spelling "Kosdanskio Street".
Reprints

Part III: Help Comes... Too Late? (Table of Contents: 4)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ultra Boy [Jo Nah]; Star Boy [Thom Kallor]; Superboy [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Phantom Girl [Tinya Wazzo]; Chameleon Boy [Reep Daggle]; Chemical King [Condo Arlik]; Timber Wolf [Brin Londo]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Shrinking Violet [Salu Digby]; Duo Damsel [Luornu Durgo]; Superboy [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Brainiac 5 [Querl Dox]; Karate Kid [Val Armorr]; Princess Projectra [Projectra Wind'zzor]]; Alex Korlo (image)
Synopsis
The Legionnaires fail to defend the Seerons, who must stand up for themselves. When the team returns to Earth, the seemingly dead Legionaires are revived with the help of the Miracle Machine.
Reprints
Keywords
Miracle Machine

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

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

Script
Mort Weisinger
Letters
typeset

Job Number
W-126

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Patricia Ehlman, Debra Miyajima, "Jan Arrah", Joseph Valles, Steve Desdier, Andrew Jacobson, Ray Cebalt, Ken Coignard.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Burial in Space!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Burial in Space!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Part II: Showdown on Seeris!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. ["A truck full of tomatoes overturned."]
    Super-Turtle
  5. 4. Part III: Help Comes... Too Late?
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
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