(January 1970)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1969-11-26
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 US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #75 and copyright registration.


The Forbidden Costume! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
W-383
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Keywords
costumes; fluoroscopes

For Belly Laffs or Blazing Action... (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Forbidden Costume! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 12.17 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
W-386
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Perry White; Aabur-Z; Enforcer NS-II; Mark Peron; Supergirl
Synopsis
Two alien uniforms travel to Earth, one taking over Superman and the other taking over Perry White.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite; Superman robots

Indexer Notes

Page 8 is a 2/3-page and page 13 is a 1/2-page.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Lament for a Legionnaire! (Table of Contents: 5)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Job Number
W-376
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ultra Boy; Princess Projectra; Element Lad; Mon-El; Dream Girl; Superboy; Karate Kid; Shadow Lass]; Eltro Gand
Synopsis
When Dream Girl dreams of the death of Mon-El, the Legionnaires and even the planet of Daxam try to protect him. A descendant of his brother, Eltro Gand, takes his place, but Mon dies as a result of lead poisoning. Eltro uses his life essence to revive Mon using the same technology that once revived Lightning Lad.
Reprints

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

Lola / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
W-528
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hurry up, Lola!
Genre
humor
Characters
Lola
Synopsis
Lola makes her husband late for a baseball game.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
W-525

Indexer Notes

letters from: Gary Jio, Todd Lowenstein, Steven Newman, Joe DeShon, L. Andre, Michelle Alexander, Mark Hedgecoth, Leonard Philip Zinna, Norman Bailey

What Is Jason's Quest? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Jason's Quest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Forbidden Costume!
    Superman
  2. 1. For Belly Laffs or Blazing Action...
  3. 2. The Forbidden Costume!
    Superman
  4. 3. ["These 6 people..."]
  5. 4. ["The secret files are open..."]
    Batman
  6. 5. Lament for a Legionnaire!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  7. 6. ["Hurry up, Lola!"]
    Lola
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  9. 8. What Is Jason's Quest?
    Jason's Quest
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