(October 1981)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-06-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Editing
Len Wein (editor); Mike W. Barr (associate editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75" (12.7 cm x 17.1cm)
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


U.F.O. Invaders (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-677
Genre
science fiction
Keywords
flying saucers

U.F.O Invaders (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Battle between Two Earths! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

I Flew a Flying Saucer! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Riddle of the Walking Robots! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Genie in the Flying Saucer (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Warning from Another World! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Henry Sharp
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Secret of the Flying Buzz Saw! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

Our Strange Universe / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It has been computed that the head of a comet...
Genre
non-fiction; math & science
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Four panels with facts about space.

The Flying Saucers That Saved the World! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Earth Hero Number One! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Earth Is the Target! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Flying Saucer Boomerang! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Carmine Infantino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Flying Saucers over Mars! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Mechanical Masters of Rann (Table of Contents: 14)

Adam Strange / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Classic Cover Gallery (Table of Contents: 15)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprints

Double Dynamite! (Table of Contents: 16)

Arak, Son of Thunder; All-Star Squadron / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for two new series: Arak, Son of Thunder and All-Star Squadron.

12 Classic Stories of Interstellar Suspense! (Table of Contents: 17)

Adam Strange / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Characters
Adam Strange

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustration of Adam Strange along with titles of the stories in the issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. U.F.O. Invaders
  2. 1. U.F.O Invaders
  3. 2. Battle between Two Earths!
  4. 3. I Flew a Flying Saucer!
  5. 4. Riddle of the Walking Robots!
  6. 5. Genie in the Flying Saucer
  7. 6. Warning from Another World!
  8. 7. Secret of the Flying Buzz Saw!
  9. 8. ["It has been computed that the head of a comet..."]
    Our Strange Universe
  10. 9. The Flying Saucers That Saved the World!
  11. 10. Earth Hero Number One!
  12. 11. Earth Is the Target!
  13. 12. The Flying Saucer Boomerang!
  14. 13. Flying Saucers over Mars!
  15. 14. The Mechanical Masters of Rann
    Adam Strange
  16. 15. Classic Cover Gallery
  17. 16. Double Dynamite!
    Arak, Son of Thunder; All-Star Squadron
  18. 17. 12 Classic Stories of Interstellar Suspense!
    Adam Strange
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