([April] 1992)

DC, 1992 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
On-sale Date
1992-02-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
070989311466 04
Editing
Bob Kahan; Mort Weisinger (Original Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

This is one of 10 issues under the banner "DC Silver Age Classics." They reprinted classic comics of the Silver Age. They had no numbers or publication dates in the indicia.

The Legion of Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad [as Lightning Boy]; Saturn Girl]
Reprints

The Legion of Super-Heroes (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad [as Lightning Boy]; Saturn Girl]; Jonathan Kent (cameo)
Synopsis
Three teens from the future offer Superboy membership in their super-hero club. But when Superboy fails to complete three simple tasks, the Legionnaires pretend to reject him, until they reveal that the three tasks were merely intitiation pranks which proved he is a good sport.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprint of the first appearance of the Legion. Lightning Lad is called Lightning Boy in this story. There are several other unidentified Legionnaires in the story, including one colored here to look like Brainiac 5. The Legionnaires are not yet in their classic costumes in this story.

The 13 Superstition Arrows (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; C. M. Hawkins
Synopsis
To secure a $5,000,000 bequest to charity, Green Arrow must use 13 trick arrows with gimmicks associated with bad luck.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn. GA uses an Ace of Spades Arrow, a Ladder Arrow, a Black Cat Arrow, a Salt Arrow, and a Number 13 Arrow.

Aquaman's Super Sea-Squad (Table of Contents: 3)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman
Synopsis
Aquaman has to carefully deliver a nuclear projectile to the military before it detonates.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn.

Adventure Comics #247 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Classics Comments / in-house column / 2 pages (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Legion of Super-Heroes!
    Superboy
  2. 1. The Legion of Super-Heroes
    Superboy
  3. 2. The 13 Superstition Arrows
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. Aquaman's Super Sea-Squad
    Aquaman
  5. 4. Adventure Comics #247
    Classics Comments
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