(September-October 1979)

DC, 1974 Series
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Volume
26
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1979-06-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893159910
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound (#164-176); Saddle-stitched (#177-222)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #169.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Supergirl; Superboy; Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen; The Private Life of Clark Kent; Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
José Luis García-López (signed)
Inks
José Luis García-López (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-3168
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Theodore Marshall
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Superboy's Split Personality (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-3150
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Klaxxu [Philip Mason] (From the planet Aryll); Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent
Synopsis
Klaxxu, fleeing from the planet Aryll after attempting to take over the planet, hid on Earth. With him he brought a male child whom he left at a local orphanage. Years later he suspects that Clark Kent is this alien child.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Clark Kent's Mynah Dilemma (Table of Contents: 2)

The Private Life of Clark Kent / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Albert DeGuzman

Job Number
S-3123
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; April Marigold (cameo); May Marigold (cameo)
Synopsis
When Clark Kent agrees to watch the Marigold girls pet mynah bird the bird starts blurting out his secret identity.
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Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The Daughter Who Came C.O.D. (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
S-3151
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Timothy Swift; Lana Lang; Superman [Clark Kent]; Mrs. Swift; Jimmy Olsen; Sandra Swift; Madge; Rosa Redmark
Synopsis
When Sandra Swift runs away from home she is captured by kidnappers who blackmail her parents.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The Ghost Writer Riddle! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-3152
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Kelsy; Thornton; Chester (Henchman); Leroy (Henchman); Morgan Edge
Synopsis
Jimmy Olsen receives a mysterious warning on his new typewriter about a bomb in the Daily Planet building.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

The Man with the Eternity Hands! (Table of Contents: 5)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
S-3149
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Peter Barton; Valerie Myles; Hector Mandala; Thomas Marshall; Theodore Marshall
Synopsis
Supergirl travels into the past to discover the secret behind the ghost of Hector Mandala.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Superman Family Circle / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
S-3173
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Supergirl; Superboy; Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen; The Private Life of Clark Kent; Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  2. 1. Superboy's Split Personality
    Superboy
  3. 2. Clark Kent's Mynah Dilemma
    The Private Life of Clark Kent
  4. 3. The Daughter Who Came C.O.D.
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  5. 4. The Ghost Writer Riddle!
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
  6. 5. The Man with the Eternity Hands!
    Supergirl
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Superman Family Circle
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