(July-August 1976)

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Volume
42
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1976-04-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode
0709893041508
Editing
Joe Orlando (editor); Paul Levitz (assistant editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comics Reader #129.


The Manta-Ray Means Murder (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4279
Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Aqualad; Black Manta
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Superman Saves the Earth (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Superman; Hostess Cup Cakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Manta-Ray Means Murder! (Table of Contents: 2)

Aquaman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz (plot); Martin Pasko (script)
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
J-4257
Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Mera; Aquagirl [Tula]; Aquababy; Black Manta; Topo; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Aqualad [Garth]
Synopsis
Aquaman and team battle Black Manta to save Aqualad. But it appears Black Manta is behind some of Aquaman's troubles in Atlantis!
Reprints

Justice for All Includes Children, 5 (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero

Mind Over Murder (Table of Contents: 4)

The Creeper / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Joe Staton
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4209
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Creeper [Jack Ryder]; Dr. Joanne Russell; Hugo Marlies; Vernon Maddux
Synopsis
The Creeper battles a "robot" manipulated by the telekinetic powers of a scientist. But can he stop it before the scientist makes his competitor jump out a window?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Dateline: Adventure / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-4280
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Manta-Ray Means Murder
    Aquaman
  2. 1. Superman Saves the Earth
    Superman; Hostess Cup Cakes
  3. 2. The Manta-Ray Means Murder!
    Aquaman
  4. 3. Justice for All Includes Children, 5
    Superman
  5. 4. Mind Over Murder
    The Creeper
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Dateline: Adventure
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