(Fall 1978)

DC, 1978 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
532
Indicia frequency
Twice in a lifetime
On-sale date
1978-09-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
ISBN
?
Barcode
?
Editing
Mike Gold; Paul Kupperberg (Assistant Editor)
Color
Black and White
Dimensions
8.5 " x 11"
Binding
Taped Spine
Publishing Format
Limited Series

Issue Notes

Though not for sale, labelled with one dollar price image borrowed from preliminary, unused trade dress for DC's Dollar Comics.

SUBSCRIPTION DEPARTMENT: Annual subscription rate: $7.65 (couldn't sell any at last issue's rate). Upon cancellation of this publication, all subscriptions will convert to Freedom Fighters, which will convert to Secret Society of Super-Villains, which will convert to Justice League of America, which, if cancelled, will most likely convert to a revived issue of Cancelled Comic Cavalcade. Only West German Marks accepted as payment for subscriptions to this publication.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Shade, the Changing Man; Deadman; Creeper; OMAC; Steel; Vixen; Prez; Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Saviuk
Inks
Alex Saviuk
Letters
Todd Klein (logo design)

Genre
adventure; humor; science fiction; superhero
Characters
Shade [Rac Shade]; Deadman; Creeper; OMAC; Steel [Hank Heywood]; Vixen; Prez; Kamandi

Indexer Notes

Though not for sale, labelled with one dollar price image borrowed from preliminary, unused trade dress for DC's Dollar Comics. Also uses Golden/Silver Age Superman/DC logo.

A Second Editorial, of Sorts (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Gold?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Lists the contents of this issue along with the publication data.

[Unpublished Kamandi #60 cover] (Table of Contents: 2)

Kamandi; OMAC / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Jack Abel
Letters
?
Editing
Al Milgrom

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Kamandi; Dr. Canus; Mylock Bloodstalker; Pyra; Kangarat Murder Society; OMAC
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Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth (DC, 1972 series) #60. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

Into the Vortex (Table of Contents: 3)

Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dan Bulanadi
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Editing
Al Milgrom

Job Number
J-5402
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Kamandi; Mylock Bloodstalker; Doile; Pyra; Spirit; Dr. Canus; "Voice of the Vortex"; Flash [Jay Garrick] (cameo); Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo); Johnny Quick (of Earth-3) (cameo); Kangarat Murder Society; Ben Boxer; Renzi; Steve; Buddy Blank (Cameo); Brute; Glob
Synopsis
Kamandi enters the vortex and is told about the multiverse and is given the opportunity to leave behind the World After Disaster for another, happier timeline. Meanwhile, his friends try to harness the energy of the mutants to help Pyra return to her home. Kamandi decides to return home to help his own timeline recover, but before he can, he is grabbed by Brute and Glob, who mistake him for Jed.
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Indexer Notes

Kamandi sees Legion headquarters and identifies it as belonging to Karate Kid's timeline. Story intended for unpublished Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth (DC, 1972 series) #60. Missing logo, blurb, and indicia from first page.

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

The Time Capsule / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
? (illo)
Inks
? (illo)
Letters
typeset
Editing
Al Milgrom

Job Number
L-138

Indexer Notes

Letters page intended for unpublished Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth (DC, 1972 series) #60.

For This Is the New Origin of OMAC! (Table of Contents: 5)

OMAC / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Starlin
Pencils
Jim Starlin
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Al Milgrom

Job Number
J-5230
Genre
science fiction
Characters
OMAC [Buddy Blank]; Quair Tox; Prof. Z; Marshal Kafka (cameo); Fancy Freddy Sparga (cameo); Mister Big (cameo); The Body Bank (cameo); Brother Eye; Dr. Skuba
Synopsis
Quair Tox tells OMAC that scientists from a highly advanced race on the planet Vision were behind the creation of OMAC. One of their greatest minds foresaw that the corporate powers of Earth will fight a civil war that will result in the destruction of mankind and the scientific alien race of Vision has created OMAC as humanity's last hope. But OMAC seemingly turns his back on the human race and surrenders to the authorities.
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Indexer Notes

Story originally intended for unpublished Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth (DC, 1972 series) #60. There are no credits on this printing; credits taken from Warlord printing.

I'll See You in My Nightmares (Table of Contents: 6)

Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Danny Bulanadi
Letters
Todd Klein
Editing
Al Milgrom

Job Number
J-5507
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Kamandi; Brute; Glob; Sandman; Spirit; Mylock Bloodstalker; Doile; Pyra; Dr. Canus; Ben Boxer; Renzi; Steve; OMAC (cameo)
Synopsis
Brute and Glob bring Kamandi to The Dream Dome where Kamandi accuses Sandman of being a fairy tale told to children, like Santa Claus. After Sandman relates to Kamandi his own adventure with Santa Claus, Kamandi senses that he already knew this story and Sandman reveals that his companion Jed is actually Kamandi in a different timeline. Then, Sandman helps Kamandi return to his home and helps him harness the energy beast created by Ben Boxer and the other mutants.
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Indexer Notes

Story intended for unpublished Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth (DC, 1972 series) #61. Framing sequence for the following story.

The Seal Men's War on Santa Claus (Table of Contents: 7)

Sandman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Fleisher
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Letters
Mike Royer
Editing
Joe Orlando

Job Number
J-4080
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sandman; Jed; Santa Claus; Seal Men; Bruce; Bruce's mother; Titus Gotrox; Rodney Gotrox; Glob; Brute; Wizard; Mrs. Claus; Santa's elves
Synopsis
In order to get a donation from Titus Gotrox, Jed must prove that Santa exists. So Jed and Sandman head to the North Pole where they find that Santa has been kidnapped by the Seal Men who are angry at Santa for delivering inappropriate gifts. Sandman and Jed help clear up the mistake and free Santa. But when they return to the North Pole, they find that they have been followed by Titus' nephew, who doesn't want to lose any of his inheritance. Sandman puts him to sleep and Santa delivers him to Titus who asks to join Santa, Sandman, and Jed in delivering presents to children all over the world.
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Indexer Notes

Story originally intended for unpublished Sandman (DC, 1974 series) #7. Story published in Best of DC, The (DC, 1979 series) #22 (March 1982). Incorporated between second and third pages of the framing sequence, as intended to be used in the unpublished Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth (DC, 1972 series) #61

[Unpublished Prez #5 cover] (Table of Contents: 8)

Prez / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Creig Flessel
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Simon

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Prez; Eagle Free; Clyde Piper
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Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Prez (DC, 1973 series) #5. Missing all trade elements except logo.

The Devil's Exterminator (Table of Contents: 9)

Prez / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Creig Flessel
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Simon

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Prez; Eagle Free; Curlyman; Balderman; Clyde Piper, the Exterminator
Synopsis
When bugs invade the White House, Prez calls on Clyde Piper to draw them away, but refuses to pay his ridiculous fee. A month later Prez faces a Senate committee concerned with electronic surveillance bugs while the traditional Easter Egg festivities go on at the White House. Clyde Piper invades the party and walks off with the children. Curlyman and Balderman come to Prez and admit that they set loose the insects on the White House, with attached recording devices, so now they have Clyde Piper's lair bugged and Prez and Eagle Free can track down the exterminator before he drowns the children.
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Indexer Notes

Story intended for unpublished Prez (DC, 1973 series) #5. Story stamped "WRITTEN OFF 11-30-77" and "N.P.P. INVTY 11-30-74."

[Unpublished Shade the Changing Man #9 cover] (Table of Contents: 10)

Shade, the Changing Man; Odd Man / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Job Number
C-772
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Shade [Rac Shade]; Zekie; Odd Man
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Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Shade, the Changing Man (DC, 1977 series) #9. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

The Deadly Ally (Table of Contents: 11)

Shade, the Changing Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko (plot); Michael Fleisher (dialogue)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Job Number
J-5306
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Shade [Rac Shade]; Mellu; Zekie; Xexlo; Ozar; Wizor; Dr. Z. Z.; Lt. Emp [Kempo]
Synopsis
Shade heads for the Earth-Zone in order to capture Dr. Z. Z. and secure a pardon, but he is caught in the Zero-Zone when he stumbles across a band of Klugs. Shade is taken captive with Xexlo, and the two enemies temporarily ally so that Xexlo can regain his power and Shade can reach the Earth-Zone.
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Indexer Notes

Story intended for unpublished Shade, the Changing Man (DC, 1977 series) #9.

The Pharaoh and the Mummies! (Table of Contents: 12)

The Odd Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Job Number
J-5301
Genre
superhero
Characters
Odd Man [Clay Stoner]; Ike Loges; S. Loson; J. Vancer; Pharaoh; Judge; Emil Haxer; Mrs. Nyla
Synopsis
Investigating jewel thefts, Odd Man encounters a man dressed as a Pharaoh who mummifies his victims in some sort of plastic. He discovers all the stolen gems are Nile stones, and begins to suspect the administrator of the Egyptian wing of the museum and her companion. When Odd Man breaks into the administrator's home, she and the Pharaoh get the drop on him and seal him in a sarcophagus. But Odd Man had prepared for that special plastic the Pharaoh uses and escapes his tomb and defeats the faux Egyptians.
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Indexer Notes

Story originally intended for unpublished Shade, the Changing Man (DC, 1977 series) #9.

[Unpublished Showcase #105 cover] (Table of Contents: 13)

Deadman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Letters
?
Editing
Paul Levitz

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman; Annabelle Lee; Conrad Cabel; Jessica Trent; Ted Brooks

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Showcase (DC, 1977 series) #105. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

Requiem for a Deadman (Table of Contents: 14)

Deadman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein; Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Letters
Jim Aparo
Editing
Paul Levitz

Job Number
J-5343
Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadman; Annabelle Lee; Conrad Cabel; Jessica Trent; Ted Brooks
Synopsis
Deadman is summoned to a seance at a psi-lab where four people are trying to raise the spirit of Boston Brand, whom they believe has been sabotaging their experiments. Deadman suspects that one of the four, Annabelle, is actually subconciously causing the accidents. Deadman enters her mind, but finds another consciousness present. Their battle in Annabelle's mind sends her into a coma. Deadman finds that another of the group, Conrad Cabel, also possessed psychic powers. Deadman returns to Annabelle's mind to release her from Cabel's control and use her powers, with her help, to defeat Cabel.
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Indexer Notes

Story originally intended for unpublished Showcase (DC, 1977 series) #105.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Critic's Corner / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Joe Staton (illo)
Inks
Joe Staton (illo)
Letters
typeset
Editing
Paul Levitz

Job Number
L-117

Indexer Notes

Letters page intended for unpublished Showcase (DC, 1977 series) #105.

[Unpublished Showcase #106 cover] (Table of Contents: 16)

Creeper / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
?
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Genre
superhero
Characters
Creeper; Dr. Storme
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Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Showcase (DC, 1977 series) #106. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

Enter Dr. Storme (Table of Contents: 17)

Creeper / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Karin Kish [as Karin]
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Job Number
J-5391
Genre
superhero
Characters
Creeper [Jack Ryder]; Dr. Storme [Al Whetly]; Luke Mott; Sunny Daze; Sam Hagen; Fran Kaye; Odd Man (cameo, as played by an actor)
Synopsis
Former weatherman Al Whetly returns to Gotham City's Cosmic TV station as Dr. Storme to take revenge on Sunny Daze, whom he blames for the loss of his job. Dr. Storme's powers trigger Jack Ryder's transformation into the Creeper, and Storme flees, panicked at the sight of the Creeper. Storme returns a second time, but this time Jack, Sam, and Fran realize who Storme must be and plot to lure him out by disguising Fran as Sunny. During Storme's third attack, the Creeper gets close enough to the villain to cause a feedback loop which puts an end to Dr. Storme.
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Indexer Notes

Story intended for unpublished Showcase (DC, 1977 series) #106. There is no logo on the first page.

[Unpublished Steel, the Indestructible Man #6 cover] (Table of Contents: 18)

Steel, the Indestructible Man / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Al Milgrom
Editing
Al Milgrom

Genre
superhero
Characters
Steel [Hank Heywood]

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Steel, the Indestructible Man (DC, 1978 series) #6. Includes no trade elements.

Super-Soldier (Table of Contents: 19)

Steel, the Indestructible Man / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte [as Joe Giella]
Letters
Clem Robins
Editing
Al Milgrom

Genre
superhero
Characters
Steel [Hank Heywood]; Black Assassin; Winston Churchill; Major Morton; Gilbert Giles; Gloria Giles; Congressman Kulhammer; Kathy Kulhammer; Edward Runyon; Adolf Hitler
Synopsis
After promising Dr. Giles he would break off his involvement with Gloria, Steel goes to London as Major Morton's aide. There, he stops an assassination attempt on Winston Churchill, then joins a mission to capture Adolf Hitler when he visits a concentration camp. But the Brits and Steel are shot down over Poland and captured once they reach the ground. Steel wakens in the very camp he sought and there learns of its horrors. When the Germans plan to experiment on him to create their own super-soldiers, Steel frees himself until he faces the barrel of a gun, just as Hitler arrives.
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Indexer Notes

Joe Giella is credited as inker, but Frank Chiaramonte is the actual inker of the story.

Story originally intended for unpublished Steel, the Indestructible Man (DC, 1978 series) #6. Much of this story incorporated into All-Star Squadron (DC, 1981 series) #8 & 9 (though entirely re-inked, re-lettered, and partially re-written and re-drawn).

[Unpublished Secret Society of Super-Villains #16 cover] (Table of Contents: 20)

Secret Society of Super-Villains / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Saviuk
Inks
Dick Giordano
Letters
?
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Genre
superhero
Characters
Secret Society of Super-Villains [Silver Ghost; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]; Copperhead; Chronos [David Clinton]]; Freedom Fighters [Human Bomb [Roy Lincoln]; Ray [Happy Terrill]; Doll Man [Darrell Dane]; Uncle Sam; Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr.]; Firebrand [Rod Reilly]; Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]]
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Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Secret Society of Super-Villains (DC, 1976 series) #16. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

Murder Times Seven (Table of Contents: 21)

Secret Society of Super-Villains / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Dick Ayers; Mike Vosburg
Inks
Bob Smith
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Job Number
J-5185
Characters
Secret Society of Super-Villains [Silver Ghost; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]; Copperhead; Chronos [David Clinton]; Killer Moth; Sizematic; Quakemaster; Wizard [William I. Zard]; Reverse-Flash [aka Professor Zoom, Eobard Thawne]; Star Sapphire [Deborah Camille Darnell]; Floronic Man [Jason Woodrue]; Blockbuster [Mark Desmond]]; Freedom Fighters [Human Bomb [Roy Lincoln]; Ray [Happy Terrill]; Doll Man [Darrell Dane]; Uncle Sam; Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr.]; Firebrand [Rod Reilly]; Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]]; Justice Society of America [Atom [Al Pratt]; Dr. Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Mr. Terrific [Terry Sloane]]
Synopsis
Silver Ghost hires the Secret Society to take out the Freedom Fighters, provided they recruit Killer Moth, Sizematic, and Quakemaster. Soon after, the Freedom Fighters, who are currently spending time at Kane's Kolossal Karnival, receive news that the Silver Ghost has been spotted at four locations across the country. The FF split up to check out the tip. Meanwhile, the members of the SSoSV operating on Earth-2 continue to target the JSA, this time going after Mr. Terrific.
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Indexer Notes

Includes retelling of Mr. Terrific's origin. Story intended for unpublished Secret Society of Super-Villains (DC, 1976 series) #16. Missing logo and indicia from first page.

Death in Silver! (Table of Contents: 22)

Secret Society of Super-Villains / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Mike Vosburg
Inks
Bob Smith
Letters
?
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Genre
superhero
Characters
Secret Society of Super-Villains [Copperhead; Sizematic; Silver Ghost; Killer Moth; Quakemaster; Chronos [David Clinton]; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]]; Freedom Fighters [Uncle Sam; Doll Man [Darrell Dane]; Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr.]; Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Human Bomb [Roy Lincoln]; Firebrand [Rod Reilly]]
Synopsis
Pairs of the SSoSV separately take out Uncle Sam & Doll Man and Black Condor & Phantom Lady. But after Killer Moth subdues the Human Bomb, the Silver Ghost unmasks before a shocked Firebrand.
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Indexer Notes

Includes retelling of Human Bomb's origin. Story intended for unpublished Secret Society of Super-Villains (DC, 1976 series) #17. Missing logo and indicia from first page. Only pages 1-3 and 5 partially inked. Ends with lead-in to back-up story (not included).

[Unpublished Vixen #1 cover] (Table of Contents: 23)

Vixen / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
?
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Job Number
C-840
Genre
superhero
Characters
Vixen [Mari McCabe]; C'Tanga Manitoba; Rev. Peak

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Vixen #1. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

The Vixen Is a Lady Fox! (Table of Contents: 24)

Vixen / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway; Carla Conway
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Karen Kish [as Karisha]
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Job Number
J-5261
Genre
superhero
Characters
Vixen [Mari McCabe]; Willie Lockman; Peg Potamkin; Solomon Samuels; C'Tanga Manitoba; C'Mellu Dantogi; Andy Jackson Jones
Synopsis
When the new president of D'Mulla, C'Tanga Manitoba, makes a visit to New York City, long-repressed memories come back to fashion model and entrepreneur Mari McCabe. She realizes that Manitoba killed her father soon after he gave her a necklace. She finds that the necklace gives her the abilities of the lion, fox, and antelope and uses these powers to find Manitoba, whom she discovers has come to New York to eliminate the one man who could hinder his rise to power, Rev. Peak. Mari saves Rev. Peak from Manitoba and when the newspaper calls the new superhero the Vixen, Mari accepts the name.

Indexer Notes

Story intended for unpublished Vixen #1. Dialogue for final story page not yet lettered; script included as additional page. Character eventually officially debuts in Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #521.

[Unpublished Army at War #2 cover] (Table of Contents: 25)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Letters
?
Editing
Paul Levitz

Job Number
C-842
Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Army at War (DC, 1978 series) #2.

[Unpublished Battle Classics #3 cover] (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Editing
Joe Orlando; Cary Burkett

Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Rock; Mlle. Marie
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Indexer Notes

Cover originally intended for unpublished Battle Classics (DC, 1978 series) #3. Cover published as a pinup in DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #18 (February 1982).

Flash of Two Worlds! (Table of Contents: 27)

Flash / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Thinker; Shade; Fiddler

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Demand Classics #1. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

[Unpublished Demand Classics #2 cover] (Table of Contents: 28)

Legion of Super-Heroes / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Editing
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Princess Projectra; Superboy [Clark Kent]; Cosmic Boy; Sun Boy; Ferro Lad (ghost)]

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Demand Classics #2. Includes no trade elements.

[Unpublished Dynamic Classics #2 cover] (Table of Contents: 29)

Phantom Stranger; Manhunter / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Editing
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Mark Shaw]; Phantom Stranger

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Dynamic Classics #2. Includes no trade elements.

[Unpublished Mister Miracle #26 cover] (Table of Contents: 30)

Mister Miracle; Big Barda / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michael Golden
Inks
Russ Heath
Editing
Larry Hama

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mister Miracle [Scott Free]; Big Barda

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Mister Miracle (DC, 1971 series) #26. Includes no trade elements.

3 Minus 3 = 1! (Table of Contents: 31)

Ragman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Editing
Joe Kubert

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ragman [Tory Regan]

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Ragman (DC, 1976 series) #6. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box.

[Unpublished Weird Mystery Tales #25 cover] (Table of Contents: 32)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Cover originally intended for Weird Mystery Tales (DC, 1972 series) #25. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box. Published as cover of Secrets of Haunted House (DC, 1975 series) #20 (January 1980).

[Unpublished Weird Mystery Tales #26 cover] (Table of Contents: 33)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Kaluta
Inks
Mike Kaluta
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Cover originally intended for Weird Mystery Tales (DC, 1972 series) #26. Includes no trade elements. Published as cover of House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #265 (February 1979).

[Unpublished Western Classics #1 cover] (Table of Contents: 34)

Bat Lash / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
James Sherman
Inks
Maurice Whitman
Letters
?; Gaspar Saladino (logo design)
Editing
?

Job Number
C-813
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bat Lash

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Western Classics #1. Complete with all trade elements except UPC box. Logo design credit from Todd Klein.

[Unpublished Western Classics #2 cover] (Table of Contents: 35)

Bat Lash / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bat Lash; Johnny Thunder

Indexer Notes

Cover intended for unpublished Western Classics #2. Includes no trade elements.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Shade, the Changing Man; Deadman; Creeper; OMAC; Steel; Vixen; Prez; Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth
  2. 1. A Second Editorial, of Sorts
  3. 2. [Unpublished Kamandi #60 cover]
    Kamandi; OMAC
  4. 3. Into the Vortex
    Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Time Capsule
  6. 5. For This Is the New Origin of OMAC!
    OMAC
  7. 6. I'll See You in My Nightmares
    Kamandi, the Last Boy on Earth
  8. 7. The Seal Men's War on Santa Claus
    Sandman
  9. 8. [Unpublished Prez #5 cover]
    Prez
  10. 9. The Devil's Exterminator
    Prez
  11. 10. [Unpublished Shade the Changing Man #9 cover]
    Shade, the Changing Man; Odd Man
  12. 11. The Deadly Ally
    Shade, the Changing Man
  13. 12. The Pharaoh and the Mummies!
    The Odd Man
  14. 13. [Unpublished Showcase #105 cover]
    Deadman
  15. 14. Requiem for a Deadman
    Deadman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Critic's Corner
  17. 16. [Unpublished Showcase #106 cover]
    Creeper
  18. 17. Enter Dr. Storme
    Creeper
  19. 18. [Unpublished Steel, the Indestructible Man #6 cover]
    Steel, the Indestructible Man
  20. 19. Super-Soldier
    Steel, the Indestructible Man
  21. 20. [Unpublished Secret Society of Super-Villains #16 cover]
    Secret Society of Super-Villains
  22. 21. Murder Times Seven
    Secret Society of Super-Villains
  23. 22. Death in Silver!
    Secret Society of Super-Villains
  24. 23. [Unpublished Vixen #1 cover]
    Vixen
  25. 24. The Vixen Is a Lady Fox!
    Vixen
  26. 25. [Unpublished Army at War #2 cover]
  27. 26. [Unpublished Battle Classics #3 cover]
  28. 27. Flash of Two Worlds!
    Flash
  29. 28. [Unpublished Demand Classics #2 cover]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  30. 29. [Unpublished Dynamic Classics #2 cover]
    Phantom Stranger; Manhunter
  31. 30. [Unpublished Mister Miracle #26 cover]
    Mister Miracle; Big Barda
  32. 31. 3 Minus 3 = 1!
    Ragman
  33. 32. [Unpublished Weird Mystery Tales #25 cover]
  34. 33. [Unpublished Weird Mystery Tales #26 cover]
  35. 34. [Unpublished Western Classics #1 cover]
    Bat Lash
  36. 35. [Unpublished Western Classics #2 cover]
    Bat Lash
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  • Dave Marchand
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Nick Caputo
  • Michael Grabois
  • Steve Jenner
  • Jason Czeskleba
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jochen G.
  • Oliver Bürger
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
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