(May-June 1977)

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Volume
24
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1977-02-15
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893159906
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Denny O'Neil (story editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound (#164-176); Saddle-stitched (#177-222)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #140.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks
Neal Adams (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Job Number
C-409
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Perry White
Reprints

The Whole World's Upside Down (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Superman Family (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Krypto; Nightwing; Flamebird; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane

Shadows of Phantoms! (Table of Contents: 3)

Supergirl / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4505
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Jackson (test pilot); Dean Betsy Lyman; Sally Klohr (student); Dewey Bensenhaver (student); John Butler (student); Shyla [Sylvia Shadow] (escaped Phantom Zone criminal); Phantom Zone inhabitants [Jax-Ur (in flashback and actual appearance); General Zod (in flashback and actual appearance); Professor Vakox (actual appearance only); one unnamed prisoner (flashback only, possibly Kru-El)]; Jor-El (flashback, cameo)
Synopsis
Shyla escapes from the Phantom Zone and hopes to drain Supergirl's strength and add it to her own and then release all the other Phantom Zone villains to destroy the Earth.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Phantom Zone

Love and the Single Dog! (Table of Contents: 4)

Krypto / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Toomey
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4522
Genre
superhero
Reprints

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

Super Family Fanmail / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
L-642

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Average circulation last 12 months: 163,000

Short-Circuit a Smuggler (Table of Contents: 7)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jan Aruns
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4469
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Louie; Mr. Mike Sophanzo; Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis
Jimmy Olsen stops a gem smuggler.
Reprints

Whatever Happened to Perry White? (Table of Contents: 8)

Perry White / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Toomey
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4565
Genre
superhero
Characters
Perry White; Morgan Edge; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Jerry
Synopsis
Perry's doctor tells him he must be nice to people for his health.
Reprints

Volume 77 Issue 7 - Week of February 14, 1977 (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Daily Planet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Death Is a Computer (Table of Contents: 10)

Nightwing and Flamebird / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Carl Potts
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4545
Genre
superhero
Characters
Brainiac; Nightwing [Van-Zee]; Flamebird [Ak-Var]; Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis
Brainiac breaks into the Fortress of Solitude and tries to blow up Kandor but is stopped by Nightwing and Flamebird.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Justice Leage Satellite Headquarters (cameo); Justice League Satellite Headquarters (cameo)

The Day Lois Lane Walked All Over Superman! (Table of Contents: 11)

Lois Lane / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-4574
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Dr. Predor; Steve Lombard; Deadman [Boston Brand]
Synopsis
Dr. Predor astrally displaces Superman from his body and Lois must re-unite them.
Reprints

...Another Masterful Missive from our Publisher!! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

#1 Sol Harrison (Table of Contents: 13)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Mike Gold
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Profile of Sol Harrison.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lois Lane
  2. 1. The Whole World's Upside Down
    Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  3. 2. Superman Family
  4. 3. Shadows of Phantoms!
    Supergirl
  5. 4. Love and the Single Dog!
    Krypto
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Super Family Fanmail
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  8. 7. Short-Circuit a Smuggler
    Jimmy Olsen
  9. 8. Whatever Happened to Perry White?
    Perry White
  10. 9. Volume 77 Issue 7 - Week of February 14, 1977
    Daily Planet
  11. 10. Death Is a Computer
    Nightwing and Flamebird
  12. 11. The Day Lois Lane Walked All Over Superman!
    Lois Lane
  13. 12. ...Another Masterful Missive from our Publisher!!
  14. 13. #1 Sol Harrison
    DC Profiles
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