Superboy #199
(November 1973)

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Volume
25
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly (with the exception of Mar., May, Aug. and Dec.)
On-sale Date
1973-08-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Issue Notes

On-sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, 1973, page 390, registration number B876573. Also in Comic Reader #99.

The Gun That Mastered Men (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes; Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Cockrum (signed as DEC)
Inks
Dave Cockrum; Nick Cardy (Superboy figure)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1843
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Legion of Super-Heroes [Star Boy; Dream Girl; Brainiac 5; Princess Projectra; Chameleon Boy]
Reprints

The Legionnaires Vs. the Gun that Mastered Men (Table of Contents: 1)

Legion of Super-Heroes; Superboy / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-1815 ?
Feature Logo
A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Timber Wolf; Star Boy; Princess Projectra; Dream Girl; Chameleon Boy]; Superboy; Tyr
Synopsis
Tyr traps the Legionnaires within their headquarters while his separable gun-hand controls Superboy. Chameleon Boy poses as Tyr to take back control of the gun-hand.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in Legion Archives. Star Boy is in a new costume beginning this story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Impossible Target! (Table of Contents: 3)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-1784
Feature Logo
From the Files of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
superhero
Characters
Bouncing Boy; Orion
Synopsis
Bouncing Boy is hunted by Otto Orion's son.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in Legion Archives.

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

Super-Talk / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
B-1836 ?

Indexer Notes

Letter of comment from Bob Rodi. Excerpts of letters from Kevin Michael, Larry Morgan, W.W. Sterdan, Johnny Givens, Walter Jahnke, Jim Balko, Jim Michaels, Scott Gibson, Gail Burt, Aaron Mathisen, David Schutten, Bob Rozakis, Donnie Pitchford, Keith Lee, Kari Smartt, Scott Taylor, Craig Maynard and Harry Broertjes.

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Gun That Mastered Men
    Legion of Super-Heroes; Superboy
  2. 1. The Legionnaires Vs. the Gun that Mastered Men
    Legion of Super-Heroes; Superboy
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  4. 3. The Impossible Target!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Super-Talk
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