(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
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Al Milgrom (editor)
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 and the Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Grell [as MG] (signed)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein [as JR] (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
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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, p. 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.

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

Aquaman; Hostess Twinkies / 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.
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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
Al Milgrom; Paul Levitz
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-926

Indexer Notes

Letters from Ed Via and Eva D. Chardbian.

The Age of Heroes (Table of Contents: 5)

The 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
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The chase is over..."]
    Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Man Who Manacled the Legion
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Imperiled Sub
    Aquaman; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. Dawnstar Rising
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  6. 5. The Age of Heroes
    The Legion Outpost Extra
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