(March 1973)

DC, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
100
On-sale date
1973-01-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [block]
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #92 and copyright registration. On-sale date of February 6 in ad in G.I. War Tales #1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy; Dial H for Hero; Aquaman; The Sandman; The Boy Commandos; The Hawk and the Dove / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
N-592
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Aquaman; Aqualad; Hawk; Dove; Boy Commandos; Sandman; Sandy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wrap-around cover.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-600

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Boy Who Was Stronger Than Superboy! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-576
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Ted Grahame; Lana Lang; Pa Kent
Synopsis
A Smallville boy gains super strength from a mysterious meteor.
Reprints

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

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder; The Boy Commandos / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (Boy Commandos); Jerry Robinson (Batman and Robin)
Inks
Joe Simon (Boy Commandos); Jerry Robinson (Batman and Robin)
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

Job Number
X-310
Genre
children; superhero; war
Reprints

[Nostradamus Predicts] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Boy Commandos / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon ?; Jack Kirby ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon ?
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Boy Commandos
Reprints

The Boy of the Year Contest (Table of Contents: 5)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
John Sikela
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-594
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy
Reprints

The Menace of Aqualad! (Table of Contents: 6)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-597
Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Aqua-Cave (Intro); Gypsy Fortune Teller; Topo; Professor Tyson; Underwater Pirates
Synopsis
A fortune teller tells that Aquaman will someday be replaced and Aqualad seems to by trying to fulfill the prophecy.
Reprints

Twice Burned! (Table of Contents: 7)

The Hawk and the Dove / comic story / 10.5 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-595
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawk; Dove
Reprints

The Trial of Superboy (Table of Contents: 8)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman ?
Pencils
Creig Flessel
Inks
Creig Flessel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-596
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes.

A Drama in Dreams (Table of Contents: 9)

The Sandman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
Howard Ferguson

Job Number
X-312
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sandman [Wesley Dodds]
Reprints

Dr. Cyclops -- The Villain with the Doomsday Stare (Table of Contents: 10)

Dial H for Hero / comic story / 14.34 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-598
Genre
superhero
Characters
Robby Reed
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story in two parts of 7.67 and 6.67 pages.

Superbaby's Search for a Pet! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
N-577
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

A Look Through the Super Spectacles / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-599

Meet the Super-Stars (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
N-626

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy; Dial H for Hero; Aquaman; The Sandman; The Boy Commandos; The Hawk and the Dove
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. The Boy Who Was Stronger Than Superboy!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder; The Boy Commandos
  5. 4. [Nostradamus Predicts]
    The Boy Commandos
  6. 5. The Boy of the Year Contest
    Superboy
  7. 6. The Menace of Aqualad!
    Aquaman
  8. 7. Twice Burned!
    The Hawk and the Dove
  9. 8. The Trial of Superboy
    Superboy
  10. 9. A Drama in Dreams
    The Sandman
  11. 10. Dr. Cyclops -- The Villain with the Doomsday Stare
    Dial H for Hero
  12. 11. Superbaby's Search for a Pet!
    Superboy
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    A Look Through the Super Spectacles
  14. 13. Meet the Super-Stars
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Head
  • Steve Jenner
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll