(March 1972)

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Volume:
32
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly (with exception of Jan., Apr., and July)
On-sale date:
1972-01-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (Editor); E Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-Sale date from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #410.


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
S-1123

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Green Arrow
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics

World of Faceless Slaves! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman; Green Arrow / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils:
Dick Dillin; Neal Adams (page 4 panels 3 and 4)
Inks:
Joe Giella; Dick Giordano (page 4 panels 3 and 4)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1043

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Green Arrow; Effron the Sorcerer (introduction); Black Canary (flashback); Dextro; Kanow
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is a sequel to Maggin's Green Arrow strip in Green Lantern #87; continues in Action Comics #437.

Page 4 panels 3 and 4 are reprinted from Green Lantern (DC 1960 series) #87, the Green Arrow story, "What Can One Man Do?", page 9 panel 5 and page 10 panel 1 (edited for size).

The Sword of Hate (Table of Contents: 2)

Black Pirate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Moldoff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1109

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Black Pirate [Jon Valo]; Don Carlos (villain); Manuel (Introduction, Death); Donna Bonita; King Phillip of Spain
Reprints:

[Adventure of the Nosy Waitress] (Table of Contents: 3)

The King / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Inks:
Harry Lampert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert
Job Number:
S-1110

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The King [King Standish]; the Witch (villain); Herb Harper; Jim Nelson (flashback)
Reprints:

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

World's Finest Fanmail / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1133

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Bob Rozakis and Jerry Bails, as well as Scott Gibson and David Hendricks.

Statement of the Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents: 5)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Kashdan
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Total paid circulation, average over preceding 12 months: 312,978.
Total paid circulation for issue closest to filing date (1971-10-01): 321,557.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [untitled]
    Superman; Green Arrow
  2. 1. World of Faceless Slaves!
    Superman; Green Arrow
  3. 2. The Sword of Hate
    Black Pirate
  4. 3. [Adventure of the Nosy Waitress]
    The King
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    World's Finest Fanmail
  6. 5. Statement of the Ownership, Management and Circulation
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Allen Ross
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross