Adventure Comics #312

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1963
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/17849

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Mon-El; Sun Boy; Lightning Lass; Chameleon Boy; Saturn Girl; Superboy; Lightning Lad]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
John Forte (heads)
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #2
in Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007) [black and white]
in Legion of Super-Heroes: 1,050 Years of the Future (DC, 2008 series) #[nn] ([June] 2008)

Notes

John Forte inks info by Bob Bailey, 2005-03-19 (Per Sandell ed.)

Show/hide 1. Part I: The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Mon-El; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Lightning Lass; Chameleon Boy]; Proty

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
John Forte
Letters
Milton Snapinn
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #56 ([April 1964?])
Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires Part 2:The Bravest Legionnaire
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #93 ([June 1975?])
Part I: The Super Sacrifice of the Legionnaires
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #500 (June 1983)
Part I: The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires!
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #2 (1992)
Part I: The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires!
From GCD
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #403
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #500
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #2
in Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007) [black and white]
in Legion of Super-Heroes: 1,050 Years of the Future (DC, 2008 series) #[nn] ([June] 2008)
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #312 (September 1963)
Printed in
Adventure Comics 403, March-April 1971 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-81)
 
Adventure Comics Digest 500, June 1983
Original
Adventure Comics 312, September 1963
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #312.

Synopsis

The Legionnaires search to find a way to revive Lightning Lad.

Show/hide 2. Part II: The Bravest Legionnaire! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Mon-El; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Lightning Lass; Chameleon Boy; Lightning Lad]; Proty

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
John Forte
Letters
Milton Snapinn
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #56 ([April 1964?])
Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires Part 2:The Bravest Legionnaire
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #403 (March-April 1971)
Part II: The Bravest Legionnaire!
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #93 ([June 1975?])
Part II: The Bravest Legionnaire
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #500 (June 1983)
Part II: The Bravest Legionnaire!
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #2 (1992)
Part II: The Bravest Legionnaire!
From GCD
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #403
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #500
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #2
in Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007) [black and white]
in Legion of Super-Heroes: 1,050 Years of the Future (DC, 2008 series) #[nn] ([June] 2008)
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #312 (September 1963)
Printed in
Adventure Comics 403, March-April 1971 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-81)
 
Adventure Comics Digest 500, June 1983
Original
Adventure Comics 312, September 1963

Synopsis

Proty sacrifices his life to revive Lightning Lad.

Notes

Proty dies; Lightning Lad revived

Show/hide 3. Lana Lang, Hollywood Star (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent

Credits

Art
George Papp
Letters
Joe Letterese
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #52 ([December 1963?])
Lana Lang--Hollywood Star

Synopsis

Lana makes a movie in which she's a jungle queen

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Super-Turtle) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Super-Turtle
Genre
Gag
Characters
Super-Turtle

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Super-Turtle rescues a paratrooper, puts out a forest fire, and rescues a woman whose heel is caught in a grate.


Notes

Reader suggestions for new Legionnaires include Weight Wizard and Blockade Boy.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 68796

Index completed

  • 16/10/2011