([January] 1997)

DC, 1997 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
3.95 USD; 5.50 CAD
Pages:
68
On-sale date:
1996-11-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
761941208589 00111
Editing:
Darren Vincenzo
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

DC Universe / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rodolfo Damaggio [as RD] (signed)
Inks:
Robert Campanella [as RC] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Flash [Wally West]; Batman; Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Catwoman

The Benefaction of Peace (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie [as Barry Jameson]
Pencils:
Graham Nolan
Inks:
Josef Rubinstein
Colors:
Jason Wright
Letters:
Albert De Guzman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
Lois Lane tells about one of Superman's first Christmases in Metropolis.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Rob Allen, via GCD Errors List.

A Highfather Christmas (Table of Contents: 2)

New Gods / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Lee Loughridge
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Highfather; Orion
Synopsis:
Highfather and Orion serve as Santa and an elf on Christmas Eve.
Reprints:

Bearing Gifts We Traverse Afar (Table of Contents: 3)

Catwoman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Jesse Delperdang
Inks:
Mike Sellers
Colors:
Lee Loughridge
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Catwoman
Synopsis:
Catwoman saves a mother and child on Christmas Eve.

Satan's Little Helper (Table of Contents: 4)

The Demon / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ty Templeton
Pencils:
Ty Templeton
Inks:
Ty Templeton
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ty Templeton

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Demon
Synopsis:
The Demon brings a Christmas present to a child at the expense of her father's soul.

The Vessel (Table of Contents: 5)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Jan Friedman
Pencils:
Roger Robinson
Inks:
Phyllis Novin
Colors:
John Kalisz
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]
Synopsis:
Green Lantern rescues a Hanukkah vessel with the help of a miracle.

Present Tense (Table of Contents: 6)

Flash / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid; Brian Augustyn
Pencils:
Paul Ryan
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Wally West]; Linda Park
Synopsis:
Wally gets Linda the perfect gift.
Reprints:

Just Another Night (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Peterson [as Jim Aparo] (see Note)
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Kevin Nowlan
Colors:
Kevin Nowlan
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth
Synopsis:
Is Christmas Eve any different for Batman and Alfred?

Indexer Notes

Scott Peterson explains that he wrote the story, but asked Jim Aparo to take credit for it: https://theotherscottpeterson.wordpress.com/2005/07/20/rip_jim_aparo/

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    DC Universe
  2. 1. The Benefaction of Peace
    Superman
  3. 2. A Highfather Christmas
    New Gods
  4. 3. Bearing Gifts We Traverse Afar
    Catwoman
  5. 4. Satan's Little Helper
    The Demon
  6. 5. The Vessel
    Green Lantern
  7. 6. Present Tense
    Flash
  8. 7. Just Another Night
    Batman
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