(February 2011)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
2010-12-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
761941200019 89611
Editing
Matt Idelson; Wil Moss (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue went on sale on time. "Printed by Quad/Graphics, Montreal, QC, Canada. 12/15/10."

This is the last issue to carry the Comics Code Authority stamp on the cover. This seal had appeared on every issue since #202 in 1955.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lex Luthor; Secret Six / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Finch (signed)
Inks
Matt Banning [as Batt] (signed)
Colors
Peter Steigerwald (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor; Vandal Savage; Secret Six [Bane; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Catman [Thomas Blake]; Ragdoll [Peter Merkel]; The Last Victim [Jeannette; Silver Banshee]]; Jimmy Olsen (headshot)
Reprints

The Black Ring Part Seven (Table of Contents: 1)

Lex Luthor; Secret Six / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Cornell
Pencils
Pete Woods
Inks
Pete Woods
Colors
Brad Anderson
Letters
Rob Leigh

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor; Vandal Savage; Secret Six [Scandal Savage; Bane; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Catman [Thomas Blake]; Ragdoll [Peter Merkel]; The Last Victim [Jeannette; Silver Banshee]; Black Alice [Lori Zechlin]]; Robot Lois Lane [RoboLois]; Monique; Mister Mind; Joker (cameo)
Synopsis
Vandal Savage has confronted Luthor in his boardroom after sabotaging the building, but Luthor has worked out a deal with the Secret Six, summoning them to rescue him. Monique, one of Luthor's employees, reactivates RoboLois, reveals that she is being controlled by Mr. Mind, and asks her what happened when they met earlier. But RoboLois has her own agenda, separate from the person controlling Mr. Mind and from Luthor. She and the Six fight with Savage over a detonator, which results in RoboLois being cleaved in half, Savage's daughter Scandal injured, and the detonator triggered.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued from the previous issue and immediately continues in Secret Six (DC, 2008 series) #29 and after that in the next issue.

Jimmy Olsen's Big Week Day Four (Table of Contents: 2)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Nick Spencer
Pencils
R. B. Silva
Inks
Denis Freitas [as Dym]
Colors
Dave McCaig
Letters
Rob Leigh

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Sebastien Mallory; Chloe Sullivan; Maggie Mxyzptlk (introduction)
Synopsis
Lois has volunteered Jimmy to be part of a charity date auction. Also participating is Chloe. Mallory wins a date with her, while nobody wants to bid for Jimmy. That is, until Maggie shows up with a $1,000,000 bid. They enjoy some time together, until Maggie suddenly shows magical powers, and reveals her last name is Mxyzptlk. Jimmy freaks out and tries to hide, but suddenly finds himself marrying her.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued from the previous issue, and continues in Jimmy Olsen (DC, 2011 series) #1.

Happy New Year!!! [December 29, 2010] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

DC Nation / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 8 pages (report information)

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 4 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lex Luthor; Secret Six
  2. 1. The Black Ring Part Seven
    Lex Luthor; Secret Six
  3. 2. Jimmy Olsen's Big Week Day Four
    Jimmy Olsen
  4. 3. Happy New Year!!! [December 29, 2010]
    DC Nation
  5. 4. [House Advertisements]
  6. 5. [Ads]
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