(April 1974)

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Volume
37
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1974-01-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #103.


The Krypton Connection! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1701
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Dr. Xadu; Zeda
Reprints
Keywords
dentistry; dentists; nurses

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Krypton Connection! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1665
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Dr. Xadu; Zeda [Erndine Ze-Da]; Steve Lombard; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Dr. Hill
Synopsis
The Kryptonians Dr. Xadu and Zeda trick Clark Kent into a dentist chair where they reveal that they have returned to Earth and have placed Superman under their control.
Reprints
Keywords
dentist; Phantom Zone villains

Indexer Notes

Dr. Xadu and Erndine (now called Zeda) had been trapped on the planet Exon by Superboy in Superboy #100. They have escaped by some unrevealed method. This story ignores Dr. Xadu's multiple appearances in the Phantom Zone since Superboy #100.

Story continues next issue.

Zatanna's Double Identity! (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1661
Genre
superhero
Characters
Zatanna Zatara; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Eben Flow (Bank Robber)
Synopsis
Zatanna accidentally gives herself the powers and personality of Black Canary, causing Green Arrow problems when the real Black Canary becomes jealous.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Printed credits read that story was written by Elliot Maggin "with a little help from Allen, Sal, Neal & Joanne."

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Total copies printed: Average for previous 12 months: 532,922, Actual copies issue nearest filing date: 460,000.

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

Superman in Action / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-1703

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Scott Paton, Perry Streetman, James T. McCoy and Will Nash.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Krypton Connection!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Krypton Connection!
    Superman
  3. 2. Zatanna's Double Identity!
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
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