(June-July 1977)

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Volume
37
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1977-03-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893073007
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Denny O'Neil (story editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #141.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks
Neal Adams (signed)
Colors
Neal Adams (signed)
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Job Number
C-428
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Destroy them! The Martian Manhunter must die!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; J'onn J'onzz, the Martian Manhunter
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit is from letter column of issue #249.

Half the People Here... (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Green Lantern; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams (illustration)
Inks
Neal Adams (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
John Workman ?

Job Number
J-4652
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Finest Heroes in the World... Or on Any Other Planet!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Wonder Woman; Green Arrow; Batman; Vigilante; Black Canary

Indexer Notes

Contents page with illustration of Superman holding up the world includes small illustrations from each story.

Today Mars, Tomorrow... The Universe (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Debra Schulman; Joe Letterese

Job Number
J-4602
Genre
superhero
Characters
J'onn J'onzz the Martian Manhunter; Hawkman; Superman; Batman; Hawkgirl; N'or Cott; R'es Eda; Supergirl (flashback)
Reprints
Keywords
Baltaz; Crystal Mountain; Mars II

Indexer Notes

Continues the storyline from the Martian Manhunter strip in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #449-451. Uncredited Letterese lettering on pages 16-20.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

From the World's Finest Fans / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett
Pencils
Curt Swan; Nick Cardy ? (illustrations)
Inks
Murphy Anderson; Nick Cardy ? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-655

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Richy Forman and Jeff Sporn.

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents: 5)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Arthur Gutowitz
Letters
typeset

The Man Bear Stalks at Midnight (Table of Contents: 6)

Green Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Michael Netzer [as Mike Nasser]
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Job Number
J-4563
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Black Canary; Ursus
Keywords
boxing glove arrow; Catskills; cocoon arrow; expanding clamp arrow; New York State; stun arrow

Hospital of Fear (Table of Contents: 7)

Black Canary / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Michael Netzer [as Nasser]
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-4564
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Canary; Ursus
Keywords
Catskills; New York

The Plague Makers! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Kunkel
Pencils
Gray Morrow
Inks
Gray Morrow
Colors
?
Letters
Gray Morrow

Job Number
J-4518
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Vigilante; Arnie
Reprints
Keywords
Centerville; Kempton Pharmaceuticals; Missouri; Ozark Mountains; Poplar Bluff; ransom note

Hell on Skis (Table of Contents: 9)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jim Sherman
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Liz Berube
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-4559
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman (Earth 2); General Blankenship (flashback); Nazis; The Iron Claw; Steve Trevor
Reprints
Keywords
Alps; Falkeberg; Germany; invisible jet; skiing; World War II

Next Issue-- In the All New World's Finest (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Volume 77 Issue 11 - Week of March 14, 1977 (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Destroy them! The Martian Manhunter must die!"]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Half the People Here...
    Green Lantern; Hostess Twinkies
  3. 2. ["The Finest Heroes in the World... Or on Any Other Planet!"]
  4. 3. Today Mars, Tomorrow... The Universe
    Superman and Batman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    From the World's Finest Fans
  6. 5. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  7. 6. The Man Bear Stalks at Midnight
    Green Arrow
  8. 7. Hospital of Fear
    Black Canary
  9. 8. The Plague Makers!
    The Vigilante
  10. 9. Hell on Skis
    Wonder Woman
  11. 10. Next Issue-- In the All New World's Finest
  12. 11. Volume 77 Issue 11 - Week of March 14, 1977
    Daily Planet
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