The Prisoner of the Super-Heroes! wiki last edited by RazzaTazz on 03/07/14 10:10AM View full history

  1. Cover by Curt Swan and Stan Kaye.
  2. "Prisoner of the Superheroes!" (Superboy) written by Jerry Siegel, penciled and inked by George Papp. The Legion (in their 2nd appearance) return from the 30th Century, this time to put Superboy in a cage for life, after witnessing 3 acts of violence by him in the present.
  3. "Varsity Vic" Gag strip by Henry Boltinoff.
  4. "The Manhunt on Land!"(Aquaman) written by Robert Bernstein, penciled by Ramona Fradon and inked by Charles Paris.
  5. "The Underwater Archers!" (Green Arrow) written by Robert Bernstein, penciled and inked by Lee Elias.

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As opposed to the first appearance of the Legion of Super Heroes, the second is a lot more laboured and falls more in line with a golden age approach to comics. Superboy is tricked into thinking he deserves imprisonment, and yet never relinquishes his heroic stoicity, even if it means his own freedom. This is standard golden age stuff, meant more so to titillate the interest of children and not so much of much interest to adults. Anyone that is interested in the publication history of the Le...

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