(June-July 1972)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1972-04-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Joe Orlando; Mark Hanerfeld (assistant)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

First issue, continuing the numbering of All-Star Western.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #83.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

El Diablo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-1677
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
El Diablo [Lazarus Lane]; Jonah Hex (inset)
Reprints

Promise to a Princess! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jonah Hex / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
Tony DeZuñiga
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1404
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jonah Hex; Jed; Mr. Craig; Joe Higgins; Doc Harrow; Little Fawn; Iron Jaws (Wolf); General (Jonah's Horse); Pawnee Chief
Synopsis
Jonah Hex saves the life of a Pawnee Chief's daughter. When the tribe that befriended him is wiped out by smallpox riddled blankets, Jonah takes his revenge on the man responsible.
Reprints

A Time to Die! (Table of Contents: 2)

El Diablo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1638
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
El Diablo [Lazarus Lane]
Reprints

[Brothers] (Table of Contents: 3)

Bat Lash / comic story / 10.17 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragones; Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1499-B
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bat Lash
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 2. Page 5 is a 1/2-page and page 11 is 1 2/3-page.

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

House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

For Suspense (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

House of Secrets / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Treasure of the Flaming Arrows! (Table of Contents: 6)

Pow-Wow Smith / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Carmine Infantino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1659
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Pow-Wow Smith
Reprints

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

Weird Western Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Trail Talk / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-1666
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Joe: Ever since the "spaghetti westerns"...
Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Bruce Long; Robert Ocque; Dan Gheno; Larry Morgan; Joe Arnold; and Mike Chestnut.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    El Diablo
  2. 1. Promise to a Princess!
    Jonah Hex
  3. 2. A Time to Die!
    El Diablo
  4. 3. [Brothers]
    Bat Lash
  5. 4. ["One to startle you--"]
    House of Mystery
  6. 5. For Suspense
    House of Secrets
  7. 6. The Treasure of the Flaming Arrows!
    Pow-Wow Smith
  8. 7. ["Be with us in our next rip-roaring issue..."]
    Weird Western Tales
  9. 8. ["Dear Joe: Ever since the "spaghetti westerns"..."]
    Trail Talk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Head
  • Matthias Hofmann
  • John Monagle
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Max Capp