(June 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
1972-04-27
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 editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #83.

[And Death Shall Have No Dominion] (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
J-1697
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Reprints

And Death Shall Have No Dominion (Table of Contents: 1)

Supergirl / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Raymond Marais (credited) (story); Len Wein (credited) (dialogue)
Pencils
Tony DeZuniga (credited)
Inks
Bob Oksner (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Job Number
J-1637
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Returning to Earth from a deep-space mission
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Opra; Togran; Vorko; Draak
Synopsis
Three sorcerers try to trick Supergirl into fighting for them in a war.
Reprints

Animal-Man, Hero or Freak? (Table of Contents: 2)

Animal Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Job Number
J-1399
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Drop him!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Animal Man [Buddy Baker]; Roger; Grabo
Synopsis
Animal Man learns the various limitations of his powers as he pursues a gang of thieves.
Reprints
Keywords
zoo

Indexer Notes

The original page 3 and 2 tiers from the original page 11 omitted for this reprint.

These Are the Star Men (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Purcell
Pencils
Howard Purcell (signed as Purcell)
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman ?

Job Number
?
First Line of Dialogue or Text
These are the star men --
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Con Rikon
Synopsis
A criminal travels to the planet Krag in hopes of stealing a fortune in jewels.

Indexer Notes

This is a previously unpublished story from inventory.

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

Direct Currents / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

The Monster from Krypton! (Table of Contents: 5)

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Job Number
J-1696
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Superman, the idol of Metropolis... Dead!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jor-El (flashback); Lois Lane; Lara (flashback); Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White (cameo); Superman Emergency Squad
Synopsis
Red Kryptonite transforms Superman into a giant Kryptonian monster, the Drang.
Reprints
Keywords
Flying Newsroom; Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Krypton; Red Kryptonite

Indexer Notes

A Superman story revised with a Supergirl logo and some re-lettering to make Supergirl the star (she appears in 10 panels).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Job Number
J-1688

Indexer Notes

Letters from James Balko, Greg W. Myers, Dave Thompson.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [And Death Shall Have No Dominion]
    Supergirl
  2. 1. And Death Shall Have No Dominion
    Supergirl
  3. 2. Animal-Man, Hero or Freak?
    Animal Man
  4. 3. These Are the Star Men
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. The Monster from Krypton!
    Supergirl
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Super Fe-Mail
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Dwayne Best
  • Nick Caputo
  • CTGarry
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jason Sacks
  • Jim Van Dore