(April 1972)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume
38
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly (semi-monthly, Mar.)
On-sale date
1972-02-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Joe Orlando
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #81.


Face of the Dragon! (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1611
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl

The Face of the Dragon (Table of Contents: 1)

Supergirl / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
José Delbo
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1548
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Jonny Double (guest); Nasthalthia Luthor; Dr. Tzin-Tzin (villain)
Reprints

Death's Strange Deputy (Table of Contents: 2)

The Phantom Stranger / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1533
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Phantom Stranger / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Circle of Doom] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Alex Toth

Job Number
J-1496
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Canary; Bertha Kane
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credits confirmed by Dave Cook & Alex Toth (February 18, 2004).

The Sight Stealers! (Table of Contents: 6)

Dr. Mid-Nite / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
?
Inks
Sal Amendola
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1531
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Mid-Nite
Reprints

Indexer Notes

out of 1940s inventory, newly inked; previously unpublished

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Tarzan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Super Fe-Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
J-1618
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Face of the Dragon!
    Supergirl
  2. 1. The Face of the Dragon
    Supergirl
  3. 2. Death's Strange Deputy
    The Phantom Stranger
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Phantom Stranger
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. [Circle of Doom]
    Black Canary
  7. 6. The Sight Stealers!
    Dr. Mid-Nite
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Super Fe-Mail
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