(November 1978)

DC, 1960 Series
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Volume
16
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978-08-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893051511
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor, credited); Jack C. Harris (editor, credited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #159.


Brand of Power! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern co-starring Green Arrow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-803
First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's being burned alive--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]
Synopsis
The Green Lantern symbol on Hal Jordan's outfit is burning into his chest.

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Move It! Steer It! Shift It! Build It! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Lego Expert Builder Series / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Brand of Power (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern; Green Arrow / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited)
Pencils
Mike Grell (credited)
Inks
Vince Colletta (credited)
Colors
Adrienne Roy (credited)
Letters
Milton Snapinn (credited)

Job Number
J-5390
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Dinah Drake Lance [Black Canary]; The Silver Twist; Borch; Miz Lulu; Sheriff Dunnin (dies); Rance Clancy; Clem
Synopsis
Green Lantern and Green Arrow are sucked into some other dimension by The Silver Twist and have to defeat Borch to save a town, with Green Lantern's ring partially disabled.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

References Green Lantern #92, 108-109. Dinah Lance does not appear in Black Canary costume.

Heartstopping Action (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Converse shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Beef Up Your T-Shirts. (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Slim Jim / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Remember How Many Times You Felt Left Out Because You Were Broke! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Batman and the Corsair of Crime (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

[Aquaman Returns to Adventure Comics] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Super Gifts & Gimmicks (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Fun Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Milk Duds Superduds Sweepstakes!] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Joker; Milk Duds / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

The Answer Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.6 page (report information)

43 Bob Smith (Table of Contents: 12)

DC Profiles / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Synopsis
Short biography of artist Bob Smith.

Indexer Notes

Script credit per Michael Catron.
On bottom of fourth page between pages 13-14 of Green Lantern;Green Arrow story.

Super Hang Ups (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Youth Opportunity Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Subscribe (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Doom of Dragon-Fire! (Table of Contents: 16)

The Original Green Lantern / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Burkett (credited)
Pencils
Juan Ortiz (credited)
Inks
Vince Colletta (credited)
Colors
Adrienne Roy (credited)
Letters
Clem Robins (credited)

Job Number
J-5468
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Lo Lanke; Chang [The Green Dragon] (dies); Green Lantern's Ring of Power (personified); Dr. Fate (cameo); Power Girl (cameo); Star-Spangled Kid (cameo); Psycho Pirate (cameo)
Synopsis
Green Lantern is saved from death by Lo Lanke and then learns from his power ring that his ring's failures and his lack of confidence are reinforcing each other. He then uses his restored confidence to defeat Chang.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

References All-American Comics (DC, 1939 series) #16, All-Star Comics (DC, 1976 series) #68, Green Lantern (DC, 1976 series) #108.
Continued from Green Lantern #109; continued in Green Lantern #111.

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Rings and Arrows / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris [as JCH] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-139

Indexer Notes

Letters regarding Green Lantern #104-105 from William Calvin Burris; Mike Bates; Wallace L. Hopkins, with an illustration.

100 pc. Toy Soldier Set (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Lucky Products, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now Even More Kits Are a Snap. (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

AAU Shuperstar Takes on the Dirty Sneaker in "Saturn Nite Fever" (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

AAU Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Brand of Power!
    Green Lantern co-starring Green Arrow
  2. 1. Move It! Steer It! Shift It! Build It!
    Lego Expert Builder Series
  3. 2. Brand of Power
    Green Lantern; Green Arrow
  4. 3. Heartstopping Action
    DC Comics
  5. 4. ["When you make your move, do it in style."]
    Converse shoes
  6. 5. Beef Up Your T-Shirts.
    Slim Jim
  7. 6. Remember How Many Times You Felt Left Out Because You Were Broke!
    Grit
  8. 7. Batman and the Corsair of Crime
    Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  9. 8. [Aquaman Returns to Adventure Comics]
    DC Comics
  10. 9. Super Gifts & Gimmicks
    Fun Factory
  11. 10. [Milk Duds Superduds Sweepstakes!]
    The Joker; Milk Duds
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Answer Man
  13. 12. 43 Bob Smith
    DC Profiles
  14. 13. Super Hang Ups
    Youth Opportunity Sales Club
  15. 14. Subscribe
    DC Comics
  16. 15. Write Right Now!
  17. 16. The Doom of Dragon-Fire!
    The Original Green Lantern
  18. 17. Write Right Now!
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    DC Comics
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Rings and Arrows
  21. 20. 100 pc. Toy Soldier Set
    Lucky Products, Inc.
  22. 21. Now Even More Kits Are a Snap.
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  23. 22. AAU Shuperstar Takes on the Dirty Sneaker in "Saturn Nite Fever"
    AAU Shoes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Bob Buethe
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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