(May-June 1978)

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Volume
44
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1978-02-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041506
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Paul Levitz (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #153.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
C-678
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy; Lester Wallace

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

A Fire Within (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-3090
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Police Chief Parker; Bash Bashford; Lester Wallace (introduction); Amanda Wallace (introduction); Zan-Em (behind-the-scenes only, introduced next issue)
Synopsis
Lester Wallace is holding anti-Superboy rallies. But then why is Superboy becoming intangible? And what power does Lester Wallace have over Jonathan and Martha Kent?

Dilemma (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Volume 78 Issue 7 - Week of February 13, 1978 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Daily Planet / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

The Symbiont Syndrome! (Table of Contents: 4)

Eclipso / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Glynis Oliver (as Glynis Wein)
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Eclipso; Professor Simon Bennett; Mona Bennett; Bruce Gordon
Synopsis
Professor Bennett succeeds in separating Bruce Gordon from Eclipso. Gordon decides to continue to try to stop Eclipso, but discovers he is fading away!

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

Dateline: Adventure / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-906

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superboy
  2. 1. A Fire Within
    Superboy
  3. 2. Dilemma
    Hostess Twinkies; Wonder Woman
  4. 3. Volume 78 Issue 7 - Week of February 13, 1978
    Daily Planet
  5. 4. The Symbiont Syndrome!
    Eclipso
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Dateline: Adventure
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
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