Superboy #190
(September 1972)

DC, 1949 Series
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Volume
24
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly (with the exception of Jan., March, July and Nov.)
On-sale date
1972-07-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound (#129, 138, 147, 156, 165, 185, 202, 205, 208)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #86.


The Mad Piper of Camp Bravo (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1455
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Reprints

The Mad Piper of Camp Bravo! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / comic story / 12.5 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1432
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lana Lang; Marva Price; Lee Bart; Hal; Billy; Steve
Synopsis
Superboy discovers that the boys at a camp are being hypnotized.
Reprints

Murder the Leader! (Table of Contents: 2)

A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
B-1442
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Phantom Girl [Tinya Wazzo]; Saturn Girl [Imra Ardeen]; Mon-El [Lar Gand]; Ultra Boy [Jo Nah]; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Shadow Lass [Tamia Mallor]; Bouncing Boy [Chuck Taine]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]; Dream Girl [Nura Nal]; Duo Damsel [Luornu Durgo]; Karate Kid [Val Armorr]; Colossal Boy [Gim Allon]]; Fatal Five [Tharok; Validus; Mano (cameo); Emerald Empress (cameo); Persuader (cameo)]
Synopsis
Saturn Girl and Mon-El are up for election as new Legion leader when Tharok and Validus telelport them away. Tharok intends to kill each new leader of the Legion until they submit to him. But when Mon-El convinces Tharok to declare himself the new leader, Validus turns on him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in Legion Archives. In the title the word "follow" is crossed out and "murder" is scrawled above it.

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

Smallville Mailsack / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
? (logo illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1451
Characters
Superboy; Krypto

Indexer Notes

Excerpts of letters from: Allan Rosenfeld, Joe Peluso, Richard R. Morrissey, Gerard Triano, Charles T. Smith, John Paul Orkwis.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mad Piper of Camp Bravo
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Mad Piper of Camp Bravo!
    Superboy
  3. 2. Murder the Leader!
    A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Smallville Mailsack
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Valmiki Annamanthadoo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Bob Hughes