(February 1972)

DC, 1954 Series
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Volume
19
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly, (semi-monthly Aug.)
On-sale date
1971-12-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Jack Kirby; 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 Comic Reader #77.


Homo-Disastrous (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Olsen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer; Murphy Anderson (Superman's face only)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
X-271
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stand back, Superman!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen (regressed); Newsboy Legion [Big-Words; Gabby Jr.; Scrapper Jr.; Tommy; Flipper Dipper]; Scrapper Trooper
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Homo-Disastrous! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Royer

Job Number
X-266
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen (regressed); Simyan; Mokkari; Superman [Clark Kent]; Dubbilex; Terry Dean; Guardian [Jim Harper's clone]; Newsboy Legion [Big-Words; Gabby Jr.; Scrapper Jr.; Tommy; Flipper Dipper]; Scrapper Trooper
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Indexer Notes

Beginning this issue Mike Royer was allowed to ink Superman's face, keeping him closer to the traditional look.

[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-459
Characters
Jimmy Olsen

Indexer Notes

Letters from Gerard Triano, Keith Griffin, Olive Auger and Philip Warren.

Arin the Armored Man!!! (Table of Contents: 3)

Tales of the DNA Project / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Royer

Job Number
X-265
Genre
superhero
Characters
Arin the Armored Man; Professor Packard
Synopsis
Arin is created to take on a very special task.
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Prevue of Peril (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Jack Kirby (signed); Joe Simon (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Joe Simon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Job Number
X-250
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion [Tommy Tompkins; Big-Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]]; Tony (merchant); Bing Crosby (cameo); Bob Hope (cameo); Hedy Lamarr (cameo); Clark Gable (cameo); Carmen Miranda (cameo)
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Homo-Disastrous
    Jimmy Olsen
  2. 1. Homo-Disastrous!
    Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Jimmy Olsen's Pen-Pals
  4. 3. Arin the Armored Man!!!
    Tales of the DNA Project
  5. 4. Prevue of Peril
    The Newsboy Legion
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Allen Ross
  • Mike Nielsen