Blue Beetle #9 [Direct]
(February 1987)

DC, 1986 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1986-10-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Karen Berger
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from DC Releases #33.


[Hero Go Home] (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paris Cullins
Inks
Bruce Patterson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; President Reagan (photo in newspaper)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Legends Chapter 11 also on the cover.

Timepiece! (Table of Contents: 1)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Paris Cullins
Inks
Dell Barras
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
G-2839
Genre
superhero
Characters
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Chronos [David Clinton]; Angela Revere; Cassandra Sharp (amateur geologist); Melody Case; President Reagan; Gweneth Tate (TV news announcer); G. Gordon Godfrey; Murray Takamoto; Curt Calhoun; Lt. Max Fisher; Detective Frank Holt; Conrad Carapax
Synopsis
G. Gordon Godfrey continues to spread his propaganda against Super Heroes. President Reagan signs an order outlawing all Super Heroes. Blue Beetle must decide if he will follow the new law, or break it when Angela Revere's uncle, the Super Villain Chronos, begins his new plans.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is Chapter 11 of the Legends storyline that ran thru most DC books at the time.

Superman's Other Creators (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Meanwhile... / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Beetle's Nest / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
L-2591
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Hero Go Home]
    Blue Beetle
  2. 1. Timepiece!
    Blue Beetle
  3. 2. Superman's Other Creators
    Meanwhile...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Beetle's Nest
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