(November-December 1979)

DC, 1974 Series
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Volume
26
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1979-08-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893159912
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 #171.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Supergirl; Superboy; Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen; Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane; Mr. & Mrs. Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
S-3204
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superboy [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Clark Kent (Earth-2); Lois Lane (Earth-2)
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Challenge of the Green K-tastrophe! (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-3181
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; "Marbles"; Sedgeworth Wenton; Chief Parker; Lana Lang
Synopsis
Mr. Wenton has invented synthetic liquid Green Kryptonite. He travels to Smallville to ask Superboy to test it but criminals discover his plans and kidnap him and the Green Kryptonite.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

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

Clark and Lana are travelling by train to a Beatles concert. Last Superboy in Superman Family; his stories continue in The New Adventures of Superboy.

The Leaning Tower of Metropolis! (Table of Contents: 2)

Mr. & Mrs. Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-3158
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent] (Earth-2); Ella Lane (Lois Lane's mother); Lois Lane (Earth-2); Colonel Future; Jimmy Olsen (Earth-2)
Synopsis
Colonel Future tries to destroy the Daily Star building. Clark must make sure he stops Colonel Future without revealing his secret identity to his mother-in-law.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Earth-2 story.

Green Lantern vs Triclops Three-Eyed Keeper of the Cave (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Green Lantern; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Phantom of the Opry (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-3184
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Hank Rogers (country music singer); Barbara Bench; Winston J. Cartwright; Perry White; Lois Lane; Stella; Catherine Sloan St. James; Penny Sue Klemmer
Synopsis
Jimmy Olsen must figure out who is trying to destroy the Metropolis Opry House.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Riddle of the Runaway Rocket! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
S-3185
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Regine Williams; Bobbi; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Wani; Louie
Synopsis
Lois Lane investigates a Roller Derby team that skates inhumanly fast.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[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-3210

The Cosmic Abduction! (Table of Contents: 7)

Supergirl / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-3183
Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Brad Reynolds (science fiction writer); Peter Barton; Valerie Myles; Ralph Painter
Synopsis
When Brad Reynolds, a famous Science Fiction writer, disappears off a full plane in mid-flight Supergirl must determine what happened.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Supergirl; Superboy; Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen; Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane; Mr. & Mrs. Superman
  2. 1. Challenge of the Green K-tastrophe!
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Leaning Tower of Metropolis!
    Mr. & Mrs. Superman
  4. 3. Green Lantern vs Triclops Three-Eyed Keeper of the Cave
    Green Lantern; Hostess Twinkies
  5. 4. Phantom of the Opry
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
  6. 5. The Riddle of the Runaway Rocket!
    Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Superman Family Circle
  8. 7. The Cosmic Abduction!
    Supergirl
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