(October 1971)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly, (semi-monthly Aug.)
On-sale date
1971-08-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Jack Kirby (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #95, 104, 113, 122, 131)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Neal Adams; Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
X212
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lupek; Count Dragorin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Neal Adams inked the Superman figure.

The Man from Transilvane! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta; Murphy Anderson (Superman and Jimmy Olsen heads)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
X-183
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lupek (introduction); Count Dragorin (introduction); Laura Conway; Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; the Newsboy Legion [Tommy; Flipper Dipper; Scrapper, Jr.; Gabby, Jr.; Big-Words]; Scrapper Trooper
Synopsis
Superman and Jimmy face a seeming vampire, while the Newsboy Legion pursues a lead to finding the killer of the original Jim Harper.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Jimmy Olsen & Clark Kent/Superman heads inked by Murphy Anderson.

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

Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-389

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tom Pever, Bajit 60-15, Bob Rozakis, and Karl Merris.

"Hairie" Secrets Revealed!!! (Table of Contents: 3)

Strange Stories of the D.N.A. Project / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
X-218
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jude; The Hairies
Synopsis
Short tour of The Mountain of Judgment.
Reprints

[Star Spangled Comics #8] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Newsboy Legion / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Job Number
X-209
Genre
superhero
Characters
Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion [Big Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]; Tommy Thompkins]
Reprints

Last Mile Alley (Table of Contents: 5)

The Newsboy Legion / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Editing
?

Job Number
X-209
Genre
superhero
Characters
Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion [Big Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]; Tommy Thompkins]; Black Leo Lucas; Frisco; River Rats [Larry] (gang); The Big Boss; Trigger
Synopsis
The Newsboys decide to peddle their papers in some of the worst sections of Suicide Slum, leading to three of them being captured by crooks working for the Big Boss. Guardian has to rescue them, with the help of Big Words, the only Newsboy to not be captured.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. The Man from Transilvane!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  4. 3. "Hairie" Secrets Revealed!!!
    Strange Stories of the D.N.A. Project
  5. 4. [Star Spangled Comics #8]
    The Newsboy Legion
  6. 5. Last Mile Alley
    The Newsboy Legion
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