(June 1965)

DC, 1964 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1965-04-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Greatest Superman-Luthor Duels! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lex Luthor; The Toyman; The Prankster; Kryptonite Man

The Kryptonite Man! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lex Luthor; Kryptonite; Jimmy Olsen; Fortress of Solitude
Synopsis:
Luthor takes a liquid kryptonite serum which makes it impossible for Superman to get near him. Superman makes a lead suit to protect himself, but Luthor has discovered a way to turn lead into glass. Eventually, Superman tricks Luthor into thinking he has become immune to Luthor's kryptonite radiations and Luthor takes an antidote, leaving himself open to capture.
Reprints:

Superman 175 (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Superman; Lex Luthor [as Lex Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent

Indexer Notes

Unused cover idea intended for Superman 175.

The Impossible Mission! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lex Luthor; Abraham Lincoln; Mary Todd Lincoln; John Wilkes Booth
Synopsis:
The Boy of Steel traverses the time barrier and attempts to thwart the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
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The Terrible Trio (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Lex Luthor; The Prankster; The Toyman
Synopsis:
When the terrible trio team up to combat Superman, the Man of Steel is guaranteed triple-trouble.
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Superman's Super Vision (Table of Contents)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

The Superman Family (Table of Contents)

Superman Family / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Supergirl; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Lana Lang; Perry White; Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue); Krypto the Superdog; Comet the Superhorse; Beppo the Supermonkey; Streaky the Supercat; Lori Lemaris; Professor Potter; The Legion of Superheroes [Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Sun Boy; Chameleon Boy]; Bizarro #1; Mr. Mxyzptlk
Synopsis:
Pin Up of the entire Superman Family.
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The Conquest of Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Lex Luthor (villain); Green Kryptonite; Red Kryptonite; White Kryptonite; Blue Kryptonite; Yellow Kryptonite (intro); Luthor's Lair; Superman Robot
Synopsis:
Luthor seemingly defeats Superman using artificial kryptonite.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

23rd anniversary story. Inker credit confirmed by Pat Lang (April 11, 2004). Inker credit previously given to: George Klein (Gene Reed credit) or Stan Kaye.

Key to Superman Family Portrait (Table of Contents)

Superman / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
List of characters depicted on Superman Family Portrait (sequence 6)

The Army of Living Kryptonite Men (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Lex Luthor; Lana Lang; Pa Kent; Krypto; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy (cameo); Saturn Girl (cameo)
Synopsis:
Luthor attacks with animated Kryptonite; Superboy helped by Lana and Lightning Lad.
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Indexer Notes

1st mention of Legion of Super-Villains (speculative)

Superman in Superman Land (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lex Luthor
Synopsis:
Clark, Lois and Jimmy visit the theme park, "Superman Land", amid the entertainments however, lurks danger in the guise of Lex Luthor.
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The Curse of Lena Thorul (Table of Contents)

Lois Lane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Lucy Lane; Lena Thorul; Lex Luthor
Synopsis:
In the New England town of Cardiff, Lois meets a girl who seems to be a modern day witch.
Reprints:

Glossary of Krypton Names (Table of Contents)

character profile / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Superhero

Indexer Notes

Expanded from previous listings.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Greatest Superman-Luthor Duels!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Kryptonite Man!
    Superman
  3. 2. Superman 175
  4. 3. The Impossible Mission!
    Superboy
  5. 4. The Terrible Trio
    Superman
  6. 5. Superman's Super Vision
  7. 6. The Superman Family
    Superman Family
  8. 7. The Conquest of Superman
    Superman
  9. 8. Key to Superman Family Portrait
    Superman
  10. 9. The Army of Living Kryptonite Men
    Superboy
  11. 10. Superman in Superman Land
    Superman
  12. 11. The Curse of Lena Thorul
    Lois Lane
  13. 12. Glossary of Krypton Names
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