Publication date and on-sale (print) date per The Comic Reader #209.
No cover date appears on cover or in indicia. Cover code: 90070. New stories inside bear a 1982 year of copyright for a 1983 released issue. The indicia displays a 1982 year of copyright for new stories. Reprinted stories bear 1962 and 1961 years of copyright in the indicia and on the stories themselves, per their original printing.
No interior ads in this issue. Ads are limited to inside and back covers. All 32 interior pages are comics or comics-related text material.