(May 1982)

DC, 1982 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1982-01-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Len Wein (editor); Carl Gafford (assistant editor); Dick Giordano (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration. Contemporaneous house ads list the on-sale date as February 11.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tom Yeates (signed)
Inks
Tom Yeates (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-873
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Swamp Thing; Casey Clancy
Reprints
Keywords
axes; pitchforks; torches

What Peace There May Be in Silence (Table of Contents: 1)

Swamp Thing / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Tom Yeates
Inks
Tom Yeates
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-8009
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Swamp Thing; Casey Clancy; Harry Kay; Alec Holland (flashback); Linda Holland (flashback); Matt Cable (flashback); Mr. Ferret (flashback); Abigail Arcane (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
After reflecting on the circumstances that created the Swamp Thing, the creature encounters a young girl accused of being a witch and takes her under his protection. Meanwhile, a stranger in town is looking for Swamp Thing and reporting back to the people who sent him.
Reprints
Keywords
North Carolina

Indexer Notes

Origin recap.

"...In Shadowed Depths" (Table of Contents: 2)

The Phantom Stranger / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Phil Felix

Job Number
J-8089
Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Stranger; Reverend James Foster; Mama Ballou
Synopsis
A criminal pastor has duped one of his followers into acting as a drug courier until the Stranger intervenes.
Reprints
Keywords
drugs; heroin; roaches; voodoo
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Swamp Thing
  2. 1. What Peace There May Be in Silence
    Swamp Thing
  3. 2. "...In Shadowed Depths"
    The Phantom Stranger
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