(July 1980)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume
32
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1980-04-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893067007
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Jack C. Harris (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #178.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano (signed as dg)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed as dg)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-356
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Tyroc; Shadow Lass; Dawnstar; Saturn Girl; Wildfire; Lightning Lad]
Reprints

The Brigadoon Syndrome! (Table of Contents: 1)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway (plot); J. M. DeMatteis (script)
Pencils
Jim Janes
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-6566
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Tyroc; Shadow Lass; Dawnstar; Saturn Girl; Wildfire; Lightning Lad]
Synopsis
Dawnstar and Shadow Lass are trapped on Tyroc's island home when it shifts into its other dimension. He finds a way for the girls to return home but he prefers to remain with his people.
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Indexer Notes

origin of Marzal, the birthplace of Tyroc

Catman on the Prowl (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Cup Cakes / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

The Computers That Saved Metropolis! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); William M. Palmer (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is Superman's last heroic act!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Major Disaster [Paul Booker]; Shanna; Alec
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Cover" for the advertising insert.

Begins special insert between pages 10 & 11 of the main story.

The Computers That Saved Metropolis! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Jim Starlin
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); William M. Palmer (editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Major Disaster [Paul Booker]; Shanna; Alec; Margaret Wilson; John Bardeen (Nobel scientist, cameo); William Schockley (Nobel scientist, cameo); Walter Brattain (Nobel scientist, cameo); Lana Lang
Synopsis
Alec and Shanna use a pair of TRS-80 computers to help Superman stop Major Disaster after Superman's powers become difficult for him to control.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); William M. Palmer (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our TRS-80 computer answers check!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Shanna; Alec
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Back cover" of advertising insert.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Jack C. Harris
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-515

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Karen Wu; Brad Horning

Volume 80 Issue 16 - Week of April 21, 1980 (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Daily Planet / in-house column / 0.8 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Hembeck / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Fred Hembeck
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Hembeck

Genre
humor; superhero
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. The Brigadoon Syndrome!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Catman on the Prowl
    Batman; Hostess Cup Cakes
  4. 3. The Computers That Saved Metropolis!
    Superman
  5. 4. The Computers That Saved Metropolis!
    Superman
  6. 5. ["Our TRS-80 computer answers check!"]
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  8. 7. Volume 80 Issue 16 - Week of April 21, 1980
    Daily Planet
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Hembeck
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