Superboy #211
(September 1975)

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Volume
27
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly (with the exception May, July, Nov., Jan.)
On-sale date
1975-06-12
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
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 #119.


The Ultimate Revenge (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Element Lad; Sun Boy; Chemical King; Light Lass; Shadow Lass (vignette); Karate Kid (vignette); Phantom Girl (vignette); Brainiac 5 (vignette); Mon-El (vignette); Saturn Girl (vignette)]; Roxxas
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover lettering credit from Brian Lamken via the Error Tracker.

Minerva Menace! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Shazam!; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Ultimate Revenge (Table of Contents: 2)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Mike Grell
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
B-2435
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Sun Boy; Chemical King; Element Lad; Star Boy; Light Lass; Superboy; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Brainiac 5; Ultra Boy]; Roxxas; Gorra
Synopsis
Element Lad tracks Roxxas to Trom and plans to execute him, but Chemical King prevents him from making the ultimate mistake.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit from reprint in Legion Archives.

The Legion's Lost Home (Table of Contents: 3)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Mike Grell
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Job Number
B-2482
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy; Superboy; Shadow Lass]; Cosmic Boy impostor; Shadow Lass impostor; Legion of Substitute-Heroes [Fire Lad; Stone Boy; Chlorophyll Kid]
Synopsis
Two impostor Legionnaires ransack the old Legion clubhouse to find a gem they hid years ago, but they run into the Legion of Substitute-Heroes who have come to claim the headquarters and make it their own.
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 illustration)
Inks
? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-2560
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The U.S. Postal Service should never suffer a deficit...
Characters
Mon-El; Superboy; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl
Synopsis
Excerpts from reader letters.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ultimate Revenge
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Minerva Menace!
    Shazam!; Hostess Twinkies
  3. 2. The Ultimate Revenge
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. The Legion's Lost Home
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  5. 4. ["The U.S. Postal Service should never suffer a deficit..."]
    Super-Talk
This issue was most recently modified by:
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