(April 1978)

DC, 1978 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly (with the exception of May, July, Sept., Nov., and Jan.)
On-sale date
1978-01-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893121304
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Allen Milgrom (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #152.


The Murderous Menace of the Mineral Master (Table of Contents)

Steel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-689
Genre
superhero
Characters
Steel the Indestructible Man; Mineral Master

The Monster Who Mined Miracles (Table of Contents: 1)

Steel / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-5066
Genre
superhero
Characters
Steel the Indestructible Man [Henry "Hank" Heywood]; Gloria Giles; Dr. Gilbert Giles; Mineral Master [Dr. Moag] (villain, intro, origin); Baron Toten; Bruno; Congressman Jack Kulhammer; Kathy Kulhammer; Edward Runyon; Major Morton
Reprints

The Big Fall (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Steel Filings / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett
Pencils
Todd Klein (header); Don Heck (illustration of Steel, signed)
Inks
Todd Klein (header); Don Heck (illustration of Steel, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Steel the Indestructible Man; Dr. Gilbert Giles; Gloria Giles; Baron Death

Indexer Notes

Includes an article explaining the origins of this series.

30 Cary Burkett (Table of Contents: 4)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Michael Catron ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Script credit suggested by Michael Catron.

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

The Answer Man / text article / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What is Bob Kane doing now?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Murderous Menace of the Mineral Master
    Steel
  2. 1. The Monster Who Mined Miracles
    Steel
  3. 2. The Big Fall
    Superman; Hostess Cup Cakes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Steel Filings
  5. 4. 30 Cary Burkett
    DC Profiles
  6. 5. ["What is Bob Kane doing now?"]
    The Answer Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Per Sandell
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  • Matthew Head
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