(November 1971)

DC, 1954 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly (semi-monthly Aug.)
On-sale date
1971-09-07
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.


The Genocide Spray! (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?; typeset

Job Number
X-213
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Count Dragorin; Lupek
Reprints

Genocide Spray! (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-194
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lupek; the Newsboy Legion [Tommy; Flipper Dipper; Scrapper, Jr.; Gabby, Jr.; Big-Words]; Intergang; Count Dragorin; Scrapper Trooper; The Demon Dog; Jim Harper's killer (death)
Synopsis
Superman and Jimmy uncover the secrets of Transilvane, while the Newsboy Legion witness the final fate of the killer of the original Jim Harper.
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Indexer Notes

Jimmy Olsen & 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-402
Characters
Jimmy Olsen

Indexer Notes

Letters from Gerard Triano, Mark Gruenwald (future comics writer) and Harold May.

The Alien Thing!!! (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-219
Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Short story of the first D.N.Alien.
Reprints

[Star Spangled Comics #9] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion [Tommy Tompkins; Big Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]]
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The Rookie Takes the Rap! (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
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion [Tommy Tompkins; Big-Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]]; "Sure Thing" Kelly; Dippy the Pickpocket (death); Inspector Bevins
Synopsis
"Sure Thing" Kelly has Jim Harper framed for bribery to get him to stop raiding his illegal gambling ring. The Guardian and the Newsboys must uncover proof to clear Jim Harper's name.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Genocide Spray!
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Genocide Spray!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  4. 3. The Alien Thing!!!
    Strange Stories of the D.N.A. Project
  5. 4. [Star Spangled Comics #9]
    The Newsboy Legion
  6. 5. The Rookie Takes the Rap!
    The Newsboy Legion
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