(June 1978)

DC, 1977 Series
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Volume:
30
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1978-03-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893067006
Editing:
Al Milgrom
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #154.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superboy; Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-724

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
The chase is over...
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Phantom Girl; Colossal Boy; Cosmic Boy; Sun Boy]; Grimbor
Reprints:

The Man Who Manacled the Legion (Table of Contents: 1)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz (plot); Jack C. Harris (dialogue)
Pencils:
Alan Kupperberg (layouts, uncredited); Howard Chaykin (layouts)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (finishes); Al Milgrom; Terry Austin (uncredited) (page 12)
Colors:
Cory Adams
Letters:
Shelly Leferman
Job Number:
J-5142

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Colossal Boy; Cosmic Boy; Phantom Girl; Sun Boy]; Grimbor; Zall Morgan; Charma (flashback); President Kandru
Synopsis:
Grimbor wants revenge on the Legion after the death of Charma in prison.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Alan Kupperberg describes his uncredited layouts in Back Issue #62 (February 2013), in "World of Krypton: Comics' First Miniseries" by Tim Callahan. It is not clear how much modification Chaykin may have made to Kupperberg's work before turning it over to Bob Wiacek.
Al Milgrom notes that he did fill in inking in the letters page of issue #245.

The Imperiled Sub (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Aquaman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dawnstar Rising (Table of Contents: 3)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz (plot); Paul Kupperberg (writer)
Pencils:
James Sherman
Inks:
Bob McLeod
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Shelly Leferman
Job Number:
J-5025

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Wildfire]; Legion Academy [Dawnstar; Jed Rikane (first appearance); Laurel Kent; Shadow Lad]; R. J. Brande (flashback)
Synopsis:
While still a student at the Legion Academy, Dawnstar recounts her origin and learns teamwork when she tries to round up two escaped creatures by herself.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In this story, Shadow Lad's real name is not revealed and is referred to as Shadow Lass' younger brother.

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-926

Indexer Notes

Letters from Ed Via and Eva D. Chardbian.

The Age of Heroes (Table of Contents: 5)

Legion Outpost Extra / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jay L. Zilber
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-926A

Indexer Notes

bios of other 30th Century heroes outside the Legion

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The chase is over..."]
    Superboy; Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Man Who Manacled the Legion
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. The Imperiled Sub
    Aquaman; Hostess
  4. 3. Dawnstar Rising
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  6. 5. The Age of Heroes
    Legion Outpost Extra
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Roy Lyons
  • Denys Howard
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