(October 1978)

DC, 1977 Series
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Volume
30
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978-07-18
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893067010
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

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #158.


The Circle That Crushed the Earth! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
James Sherman (signed)
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-806
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Dawnstar; Shrinking Violet; Light Lass; Timber Wolf; Chameleon Boy; Shadow Lass; Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy]; Dark Circle
Reprints

The Dark Circle That Crushed Earth (Table of Contents: 1)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Cory Adams
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-5363
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Ultra Boy; Mon-El; Wildfire; Dawnstar; Sun Boy; Colossal Boy; Element Lad; Karate Kid]; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Bouncing Boy; Duo Damsel; Shvaughn Erin; Ontiir; Garlak (flashback); Dominators; Khunds; Dark Circle; Diamondeth [Iris Jacobs] (cameo); Mordru
Synopsis
During the Khunds' invasion of Earth, former Legionnaires Lightning Lad, Saturn Girl, Bouncing Boy, and Duo Damsel defend the Legion armory. Karate Kid returns from the 20th Century. The Legion discover that the war was started by the Dark Circle led by Mordru.
Reprints

Batman and the Corsair of Crime (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Al Milgrom; Paul Levitz
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-116

Indexer Notes

Letters from Al Schroeder III, Beppe Sabatini and Mark Lamport.

Volume 78 Issue 29 - Week of July 17, 1978 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Daily Planet; The Answer Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Circle That Crushed the Earth!
    Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Dark Circle That Crushed Earth
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Batman and the Corsair of Crime
    Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  5. 4. Volume 78 Issue 29 - Week of July 17, 1978
    Daily Planet; The Answer Man
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