(January 1969)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Mort Weisinger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Dead Superman lies before vault which is to be opened in the event of his death
Reprints:

The Most Dangerous Door in the World! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor (villain); Superman; Clark Kent; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl; Brainiac 5
Reprints:
Keywords:
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Story is in two parts:
"The Most Dangerous Door in the World" 8 pages
"Success Is a Heartbeat Away" 7 pages

#7 (Table of Contents)

Wonderful World of Comics / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Info on Dolphin artist Jay Scott Pike, 1968 Academy Con, and Golden Age info.

The Orphans of Space! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; green earthite; Interstellar Council of United Planets
Synopsis:
In his Fortress of Solitude, Superman disassembles a strange machine he found in space. When the machine explodes and destroys the Earth, Superman, Supergirl and Krypto are the only survivors.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Krypto; red kryptonite

Indexer Notes

No villain. Story is a red kryptonite hallucination.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters page

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Most Dangerous Door in the World!
    Superman
  3. 2. #7
    Wonderful World of Comics
  4. 3. The Orphans of Space!
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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