(November-December 1977)

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Volume
43
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1977-08-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041512
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Paul Levitz

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #146.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Job Number
C-579
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Earn Famous Name Prizes or Cash the Easy Olympic Way! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How Green Is My Home Town? (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (credited)
Pencils
Juan Ortiz (credited)
Inks
Vince Colletta (credited)
Colors
Elizabeth Safian (credited as Liz Berube)
Letters
Bill Morse (credited)

Job Number
J-4883
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; the Kryptonite Kid (origin); Pete Ross; Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent
Synopsis
Everyone in Smallville has turned green and Superboy can feel the effects of Kryptonite. So he believes the Kryptonite Kid is involved and goes after him in space. Superboy defeats the Kid, but learns he is not responsible for what is happening in Smallville.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite; Scientific Research Associates (the forerunner of S. T. A. R. Labs)

Powerfun! BB & Pellet Guns by Crosman. (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Crosman Powerfun guns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Get Rich and Famous. (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Clark candy bars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Cooky La Moo on Broadway (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Hostess Twinkies; Wonder Woman / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Presenting the First Superman Dollar Comic (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

The Sport a Boy Grows Up with...Shooting a Daisy. (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

It's Bananas (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

CBS / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Untold Epic of World War II! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

The Greatest Superman Story Ever Told (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

What to Sink Your Teeth into When You're Hungry and You're Not a Werewolf. (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Slim Jim / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sins of the Father (Table of Contents: 15)

Aqualad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg (credited)
Pencils
Carl Potts (credited)
Inks
Dick Giordano (credited)
Colors
Elizabeth Safian (credited as Liz Berube)
Letters
Morris Waldinger (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aqualad; The Idylists; Thoran; Sett (flashback); Thar (photo)
Synopsis
Aqualad finds an old man who reveals that Aqualad is the son of the former king of the Idylists, Thar. Thar was killed by the Idylists, and Aqualad is quite upset about it.
Reprints

[Crazy David Says] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Crazy David's Mail Order T-Shirt Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Super Belt Buckles (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

NCG Merchandise / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
Paul Levitz
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-785

Indexer Notes

Letter from Al Schoeder III.

Super Prizes (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Youth Opportunity Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Join J.S.C.A. Jolly Giant for Prizes or Cash (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

AAU Shuperstar Flattens His Arch Enemy...the Menacing Missile-Toe (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

AAU Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. Earn Famous Name Prizes or Cash the Easy Olympic Way!
    Olympic Sales Club, Inc.
  3. 2. How Green Is My Home Town?
    Superboy
  4. 3. Powerfun! BB & Pellet Guns by Crosman.
    Crosman Powerfun guns
  5. 4. Get Rich and Famous.
    Clark candy bars
  6. 5. Write Right Now!
  7. 6. Cooky La Moo on Broadway
    Hostess Twinkies; Wonder Woman
  8. 7. Presenting the First Superman Dollar Comic
    Superman
  9. 8. The Sport a Boy Grows Up with...Shooting a Daisy.
    Daisy Air Rifles
  10. 9. It's Bananas
    CBS
  11. 10. The Untold Epic of World War II!
  12. 11. The Greatest Superman Story Ever Told
    DC Publishorial
  13. 12. What to Sink Your Teeth into When You're Hungry and You're Not a Werewolf.
    Slim Jim
  14. 13. ["Yes, you can subscribe to your favorite DC comics!"]
    DC Comics
  15. 14. Write Right Now!
  16. 15. Sins of the Father
    Aqualad
  17. 16. [Crazy David Says]
    Crazy David's Mail Order T-Shirt Co.
  18. 17. Super Belt Buckles
    NCG Merchandise
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Dateline: Adventure
  20. 19. Super Prizes
    Youth Opportunity Sales Club
  21. 20. Join J.S.C.A. Jolly Giant for Prizes or Cash
    Junior Sales Club of America
  22. 21. AAU Shuperstar Flattens His Arch Enemy...the Menacing Missile-Toe
    AAU Shoes
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