Wonder Woman #274 [Direct]
(December 1980)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume
39
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Len Wein (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #211, 214, 217, 300)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[One Super-Villain: Made to Order!] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-440
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Cheetah [Deborah Domaine]; Kobra; Power Girl (inset); Huntress [Helena Wayne] (inset)
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One Super-Villain: Made to Order! (Table of Contents: 1)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jose Delbo
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-6810
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Cheetah [Deborah Domaine] (intro, origin, villain); Kobra; General Darnell; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; Priscilla Rich (death)
Synopsis
As Diana Prince and Wonder Woman juggle dinner dates with Steve and General Darnell, a friend Wonder Woman made while stopping an oil tanker disaster is brainwashed against her.
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Indexer Notes

For the first time in the series, General Darnell gets a first name: Phil. Although it's uncertain whether there ever was an Earth-One Cheetah, the Earth-Two Cheetah, Priscilla Rich, appears here as though she's had a long career as Wonder Woman's nemesis.

Superman Saves the Weather Satellites (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Superman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Speaker in the Shadows (Table of Contents: 3)

The Huntress / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Steve Mitchell
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-6897
Genre
superhero
Characters
Huntress [Helena Wayne]; Harry Sims; Power Girl [Karen Starr]; Thinker (villain); Carruthers; Carole Martin
Synopsis
Discovering Helena's secret, Harry changes his tactic against Gotham's crimefighters-- as the original anti-vigilante mastermind sets off a crimewave throughout the city.
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Indexer Notes

Power Girl refers to Harry Sims as the Huntress' friend, alerting Harry to Helena's dual identity.

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

Wonder Words / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis [as Ted P. Skimmer]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-631
Synopsis
Letters from Mitzi Silverman; Kent A. Phenis; Tony Quintana; John Lundin; James P. Kelly; Danny Golding.

The Dingo Kids Meet O. J. Simpson (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Dingo / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [One Super-Villain: Made to Order!]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. One Super-Villain: Made to Order!
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. Superman Saves the Weather Satellites
    Superman; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. The Speaker in the Shadows
    The Huntress
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Words
  6. 5. The Dingo Kids Meet O. J. Simpson
    Dingo
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