DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest #4

DC Comics

United States

Published
September-October 1980
Page count
100
Cover price
0.95
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/34658

Credits

Editing
Jack C. Harris

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Green Lantern) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Dick Giordano
Editing
Jack C. Harris
Show/hide 1. The Planet of Doomed Men (Green Lantern) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (origin recap); The Guardians of the Universe (intro); Green Lantern [Abin Sur] (flashback); Calorians; The Dryg (villain)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

From GCD
From Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #1 (July-August 1960)

Synopsis

Hal Jordan's energy-duplicate is summoned by the Guardians for the first time. After he is returned to Earth the Guardians send him to Calor, a nearby planet, to save the Calorians from the ape-monster Dryg.

Show/hide 2. The Power Ring that Vanished! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hector Hammond (intro, villain, origin); Carol Ferris; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Dr. Evart; Professor Paulson; Horton; Sue (Friend of Carol's)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

From GCD
From Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #5 (March-April 1961)

Synopsis

Hector Hammond captures four scientists and uses a strange meteor to evolve them and then forces them to give him advances in science.

Show/hide 3. The Secret Life of Star Sapphire! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Star Sapphire [Carol Ferris] (Villain, Intro); Zamarons; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Anamede (Zamoron)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #90 ([October 1972?])
From GCD
From Green Lantern (DC, 1960 Series) #16 (October 1962).

Synopsis

Zamoran warriors travel to Earth to make Carol Ferris thier new queen. They turn Carol into Star Sapphire and test her by having her defeat Green Lantern.

Show/hide 4. Zero Hour in the Silent City! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Frankie (Safe-cracker); Danny (Safe-cracker)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

From GCD
From Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #12 (April 1962)

Synopsis

Green Lantern must discover what has stopped all sound in the city.

Notes

Zero Hour story.

Show/hide 5. Two Green Lanterns in the Family (Green Lantern) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sid Greene
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #53 (June 1967)
Two Green Lanterns in the Family!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #58 ([February 1974?])
Two Green Lanterns in the Family
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #3 ([May] 2008)
Two Green Lanterns in the Family!
From GCD
from Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #53 (June 1967)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).

Show/hide 6. Secret Origin of the Guardians (Green Lantern) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

From GCD
from Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #40 (October 1965)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 45339

Cover added

  • 15/04/2010

Index completed

  • 15/04/2010