Green Lantern Album #1

Published
July 1976
Page count
100
Cover price
0.40 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)
Editing
?
GCD
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Show/hide Cover The Secret Origin of (Green Lantern) Cover, 1 page

"The Secret Origin of... "Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!" The Man Who Mastered Magnetism! The Flash battles Green Lantern-- "The Duel of the Super-heroes!""

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern, Flash

Credits

Pencils
Neal Adams (Green Lantern #76)
Gill Kane (Green Lantern #21)
Nick Cardy (Justice League of America #116, The Flash #232)
Inks
Neal Adams (Green Lantern #76)
Joe Giella (Green Lantern #21)
Nick Cardy (Justice League of America #116, The Flash #232)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor Green Lantern #21, #76)
Julius Schwartz (original editor Justice League of America #116, The Flash #232)
E. Nelson Bridwell (original associate editor Justice League of America #116, The Flash #232)
Bob Rozakis (original assistant editor Justice League of America #116, The Flash #232)

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
 (Australian composition)
Adapted
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #116 (March-April 1975)
Untitled
 (vignette)
 
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #232 (March-April 1975)
Untitled
 (vignette)
 
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #76 — No Evil Shall Escape My Sight (page 1)
 
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #21 — The Man Who Mastered Magnetism (page 1)  (vignette)

Notes

This cover uses the splash page of Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #76 (April 1970), but does not include a story from that issue.

Show/hide 1. The Duel of the Super-Heroes (Green Lantern) Comic story, 26 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Chief; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Mrs. Terga Kalmaku; Carol Ferris; Spectar Spectarnians [Planet Chief Chi-Yam (villain); Go-Dor (villain)]

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #13 (June 1962)
The Duel of the Super-Heroes!
 
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #232 (March-April 1975)
The Duel of the Super-Heroes!
 
Australia
The Flash (KG Murray, 1975 series) #137 ([June 1977?])
The Duel of the Super-Heroes
 
United States
Green Lantern Annual, No 1, 1963 issue (DC, 1998 series) (1998)
Duel of the Super-Heroes
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #Vol. One (October 2005)
The Duel of the Super-Heroes

Synopsis

When Green Lantern exceeds the speed of light he crashes on the extra-dimensional planet of Spectar. The aliens there brainwash him and send him to Earth to capture the Flash.

Notes

Reprints first Green Lantern and Flash team-up story. This printing has probably been sourced from the reprint in The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #232 (March-April 1975).

Show/hide 2. The Man Who Mastered Magnetism (Green Lantern) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Dr. Polaris (first appearance; villain; origin)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #21 (June 1963)
The Man Who Mastered Magnetism
 
United States
Green Lantern Archives (DC, 1993 series) #Volume 3 ([April] 2001)
The Man Who Mastered Magnetism
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #2 (March 2007)
The Man Who Mastered Magnetism!

Synopsis

Dr. Polaris is a scientist who has studied magnetism as a means of helping people, but when he infuses his body with an overdose of magnetic energy he turns to crime and Green Lantern must stop him.

Notes

This story is in two parts of 7.67 pages and 6.67 pages.

Show/hide 3. Untitled Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #200 ([June 1976?])
Untitled
 
Unknown

Notes

Cartoon on Al's "all you can eat" Restaurant. On page 36.

Show/hide 4. Champion Long Distance Fliers! Comic story, 1 page

"The Arctic Tern is regarded as the champion globe-trotter..."

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
?
Editing
Robert Kanigher (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #134 (November 1962)
Champion Long Distance Fliers!

Notes

Science filler on the Arctic Tern.

Show/hide 5. SOS Green Lantern (Green Lantern) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. Thoroughly Modern Mayhem (Green Lantern) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Captain Challenge; Sally Fadden; Johnny Halliday; Tommy Saunders

Credits

Script
Mike Friedrich
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Letters
Joe Letterese ?
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #61 (June 1968)
Thoroughly Modern Mayhem!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #4 ([June] 2009)
Thoroughly Modern Mayhem!

Notes

Splash page lead in reads: Co-starring the "original" Green Lantern in a full-length power-packed novel!

Show/hide 7. Untitled Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Sergio Aragonés (signed)
Art
Sergio Aragonés (signed)
Editing
?

Reprint history

Also printed
Unknown

Notes

Two filler cartoons (watering grave; monsters partying). The second cartoon is signed.

Show/hide 8. The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens (Justice League of America) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Super-Hero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Batman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Wonder Woman [also appears as Lt. Diana Prince]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; also appears as John Jones]; The Flash [also appears as Barry Allen]; the Atom [also appears as Ray Palmer]; Aquaman; Jean Loring; Snapper Carr; stone giants from a parallel earth (villains)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
E. Nelson Bridwell (original associate editor)
Bob Rozakis (original assistant editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #116 (March-April 1975)
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #15 (November 1962)
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #35 ([June 1963?])
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens
 
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #3 ([November] 1994)
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
The Challenge of the Untouchable Aliens!

Synopsis

Superman and Wonder Woman save the Satellite Sky Fortress, and The Flash sees its cannon aiming at a skyscraper in Central City. Superman and Wonder Woman destroy it, and they summon the Justice League. Searching the world, they find stone giants that can't be touched.

Notes

This story has three chapters: unnumbered part 1 (7.67 pages.), Part 2 (7.67 pages), Part 3 (8.67 pages).

Show/hide 9. Untitled Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
Unknown

Notes

Filler cartoon (mousetrap and monster). On page 81.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (On the Planet Og) Comic story, 0.33 pages

"It'll be easy to land here--it's nothing but arid desert!"

Featuring

Feature
On the Planet Og
Genre
Humour
Job code
N-1212

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Editing
George Kashdan (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #73 (October-November 1962)
The Demon Sorcerer of Saturn!

Notes

It is likely that this printing has been sourced from the reprint in Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #116 (March-April 1975).

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Cain's Gargoyles) Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cain's Gargoyles
Genre
Humour
Job code
J-1845

Credits

Script
Sergio Aragonés
Art
Sergio Aragonés
Letters
Sergio Aragonés

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #208 (November 1972)
Untitled

Synopsis

A gargoyle rides on the wing of a jet plane.

Notes

On page 98. This is only one panel of an original full page, three panel "Cain's Gargoyles"


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 17/05/2008

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 10/05/2019