The Newsboy Legion by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby #1

DC Comics

United States

Published
February 2010
Page count
366?
Cover price
49.99 USD; 62.99 CAD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/740665

Credits

Editing
Scott Nybakken
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)
Jack Schiff (original editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Guardian & the Newsboy Legion Cover, 1 page

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Colours
Allan Passalaqua
Show/hide 1. The Newsboy Legion (The Newsboy Legion) Cover, 2 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
joe Simon

Notes

The cover image is an enlarged section of a printed comic.

Show/hide 2. Table of Contents Table of contents, 2 pages

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Letters
typeset
Show/hide 3. The Birth of the Legion (The Newsboy Legion) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 4 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Letters
typeset

Notes

Introduction dated December 2009.

Show/hide 4. Star Spangled Comics #7 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Show/hide 5. The Story of the Newsboy Legion (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 6. Star Spangled Comics #8 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 7. Last Mile Alley (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 8. Star Spangled Comics #9 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 9. The Rookie Takes the Rap! (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 10. Star Spangled Comics #10 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 11. Kings for a Day (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 12. Star Spangled Comics #11 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 13. Paradise Prison (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 14. Star Spangled Comics #12 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 15. Prevue of Peril (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 16. Star Spangled Comics #13 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 17. The Scoop of Suicide Slums! (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 18. Star Spangled Comics #14 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 19. The Meanest Man on Earth (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 20. Star Spangled Comics #15 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 21. Playmates of Peril! (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 22. Star Spangled Comics #16 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 23. The Playboy of Suicide Slum! (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 24. Star Spangled Comics #17 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 25. The Rafferty Mob (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 26. Star Spangled Comics #18 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 27. The Education of Iron-Fist Gookin (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson [as Ferguson]
Show/hide 28. Star Spangled Comics #19 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Show/hide 29. The Fuehrer of Suicide Slum (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 30. Star Spangled Comics #20 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 31. The Newsboys and the Champ! (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Steve Brodie [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 32. Star Spangled Comics #21 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Fred Ray
Show/hide 33. The House Where Time Stood Still Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 34. Star Spangled Comics #22 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Fred Ray
Show/hide 35. Brains for Sale! (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 36. Star Spangled Comics #23 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Show/hide 37. Art for Scrapper's Sake (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
John Daly? [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson

Notes

The table of contents lists John Daly as the inker but the gcd entry for this issue says "Inker credit revised from John Daly? to Cazeneuve by Craig Delich 2010-6-13. Daly only did inks on this strip in 1946" so a question mark is attached to the inker credit.

Show/hide 38. Star Spangled Comics #24 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Show/hide 39. Death Strikes a Bargain (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 40. Star Spangled Comics #25 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Show/hide 41. Victuals for Victory (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Show/hide 42. Star Spangled Comics #26 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Show/hide 43. Louie the Lug Goes Literary (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Show/hide 44. Star Spangled Comics #27 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Simon]
Show/hide 45. Turn on the Heat (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 11 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Show/hide 46. Star Spangled Comics #28 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby (layout) [as Kirby]
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Simon]
Show/hide 47. Poor Man's Rich Man (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 11 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Show/hide 48. Star Spangled Comics #29 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Show/hide 49. Cabbages and Comics (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 11 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon]
Show/hide 50. Star Spangled Comics #30 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Simon]
Show/hide 51. The Lady of Linden Lane. (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 11 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Simon]
Show/hide 52. Star Spangled Comics #31 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby [as Kirby]
Inks
Joe Simon [as Simon]
Show/hide 53. Questions, Please? (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 11 pages

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Gil Kane
Art
Gil Kane
Show/hide 54. Star Spangled Comics #32 cover (The Newsboy Legion) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

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Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Show/hide 55. The Good Samaritans! (The Newsboy Legion) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Newsboy Legion
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Harry Tschida

Notes

Scanning and restoration by Rick Keene, Mike Montagna and Harry Mendryk. Letterer credits were added here based on their respective Star Spangled Comics GCD entry.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 66737

Entry created

  • 04/09/2011

Index completed

  • 18/07/2015

Last updated

  • 18/07/2015