Green Lantern #9

DC Comics

United States

Published
November-December 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16533

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Battle of the Power Rings! (Green Lantern) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

Printed in
In Green Lantern Archive (DC, 1993 series) #2, In Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #1
Show/hide 1. The Battle of the Power Rings! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 12.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Tomar Re] (cameo); Green Lantern [of Xaos] (cameo); Green Lantern [of Barrio III] (cameo); Green Lantern [of T4ia] (cameo); Green Lantern [of Aeros] (cameo) (all as the Green Lantern Corps); Sinestro (villain); Guardians of the Universe; Packer Gang

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

From GCD
In Green Lantern Archive (DC, 1993 series) #2, In Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #1

Synopsis

Sinestro uses his yellow power ring to siphon enough energy from various Green Lanterns to attack the Guardians of the Universe themselves.

Notes

Sinestro gains his power ring. Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, December 2008.

Show/hide 2. Green Lantern's Brother Act! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Jim Jordan; Sue Williams; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Jack Jordan; Punchy (Gangster) (villain); Looie (Gangster) (villain)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

From GCD
In Green Lantern Archive (DC, 1993 series) #2, In Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #1

Synopsis

Hal joins his brothers Jim and Jack Jordan to help with Jack Jordan's election campaign. Reporter Sue Williams tries to prove that Jim Jordan is Green Lantern.

Notes

First Jordan Brothers story. Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics, December 2008.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Green Lantern's Mail Chute) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern's Mail Chute

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
typeset

Notes

letter from Roy Thomas asks how Sinestro is pronounced. Answer: accent on first syllable. The story Wings of Destiny was colored by Tommy Nicolosi who inks the fact pages, which are pencilled by Morris Waldinger. Also a letter from Don MacGregor.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38247

Cover added

  • 17/01/2010

Index completed

  • 17/01/2010

Last updated

  • 17/01/2010