(August 1970)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1970-06-30
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 copyright registration.


The Punishment of Superman's Son! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
W-486
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Superman, Jr.
Reprints
Keywords
gold kryptonite

The Punishment of Superman's Son! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
W-485
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Batman, Jr.; Superman, Jr.; Superman's Wife (unnamed); Val-El (statue); Sur-El (statue); Tala-El (statue); Hatu-El (statue); Gam-El (statue); Jor-El (statue); Flowering Fugue; Flame-Creature
Synopsis
Superman, Jr. continually messes up with his super powers until finally Superman decides he must use Gold Kryptonite to remove Superman Jr's powers.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Gold Kryptonite; Interplanetary Zoo; Kandor; Planet Muse X-1

Indexer Notes

Imaginary story, which continues in the next issue. Pencils and inks credits confirmed in the letters page to Action Comics #395.

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

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
W-570

Indexer Notes

letters from: Sam Tallerico, Stuart Carroll, Doug Heller, Bernadette Robalin, Mike Cotten, Henry Hoffman, Martin Pasko, A. W. Peters, Buddy Baker

Also includes results of the Legion Leader election in which Mon-El won with 1,155 votes; with Element Lad elected Deputy Leader with 291 votes (tied with reserve member Superboy).

The Ordeal of Element Lad! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
W-479
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Element Lad; Timber Wolf; Karate Kid; Brainiac 5; Chameleon Boy; Karate Kid]; Wanpar; Marli Zhorg; Diol Masrin; Yroa; Nym Belev
Synopsis
The Legionnaires help the rebels overthrow the president and turn the rebels against Masrin.
Reprints
Keywords
Espionage Squad

Indexer Notes

Story continues from the previous issue.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Punishment of Superman's Son!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Punishment of Superman's Son!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. The Ordeal of Element Lad!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
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