([June 4] 2003)

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Volume:
6
Price:
49.95 USD; 82.95 CAD
Pages:
222
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Archive Editions
ISBN:
1-56389-969-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194120152800611
Editing:
Dale Crain (collection editor); Jack Schiff (original editor)
Color:
Color
Binding:
Hardcover with Dustjacket
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Only 2003 copyright date listed. June 4, 2003 date is the release date.
Color reconstruction by Jamison.
Black and White reconstruction by Rick Keene.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
Jack Burnley
Colors:
Jamison
Letters:
Alex Jay/Studio J

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]

Indexer Notes

Illustration of Superman from cover of Superman (DC, 1939 Series) #24.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

A Short Flight and a Long Journey (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Stephan A. Geppi
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[Superman #21] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
Jack Burnley
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

cover art confirmed by Jack Burnley. Incorrectly credited to Fred Ray in the Archive.

[X-Alloy] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Dobrotka
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
Shuster Shop

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Sergeant Casey; Frank Lingle; Carlton Graul
Synopsis:
Superman battles saboteurs working in U.S. defense plants.
Reprints:

The Four Gangleaders (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Leo Nowak
Inks:
Leo Nowak
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
Shuster Shop
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lois Lane; Sergeant Casey; Cordell; Graney; Graham; Kingsley; Charles Clayton
Synopsis:
Superman saves Lois from a group of gangsters.
Reprints:

The Robber Knight (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
Shuster Shop
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Sergeant Casey; Mr. Phelps; Lucy Trent; Sir Gauntlet [Caspar Smythe]
Synopsis:
Superman helps to clear Lucy Trent of theft charges.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Superman's Mountain Retreat

The Ghost of Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Peter Riss
Inks:
Peter Riss
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Sam Jackson; Manley; Blinky Moxby; Knuckles; Mike Chandler; Lex Luthor (cameo); Ultra-Humanite (cameo); Puzzler (cameo); Metalo (cameo); Prankster (cameo); Adolf Hitler (cameo); Hideki Tojo (cameo)
Synopsis:
The world mourns when Superman dies.
Reprints:

[Superman #22] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

Meet the Squiffles (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Peter Riss
Inks:
Peter Riss
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Intro-Ixnayalpay; Hitler; Gremlins; Squiffles; Lois Lane; Perry White
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Paul Brodie; Mr. Carson; Adolf Hitler (villain); Ixnayalpay
Synopsis:
Superman discovers pixies taking sides in the war against Hitler.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Superman has a yellow "S" on his cape

The Luck of O'Grady (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Lucky O'Grady; Carleton Shipley; Jack Morton; Morris Masterson
Synopsis:
Racing tout Lucky O'Grady tries to clean up Roaring Kitchen.
Reprints:

The Great ABC Panic! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Dobrotka
Inks:
Ed Dobrotka
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Ben Graham; Mr. Murgatroyd; P. Motgomery Sniff; Bugs Halloway; Prankster
Synopsis:
The Prankster tries to copyright the alphabet.
Reprints:

A Modern Robin Hood! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Peter Riss
Inks:
Peter Riss
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Sergeant Casey; Mr. Calhoun; Hiram Tite; Dexter; Beetlebrow Macklin; Robin Hood
Synopsis:
A vigilante first helps the poor, then switches sides, and then repents.
Reprints:

[Superman #23] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
Jack Burnley
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

America's Secret Weapon! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Sam Citron
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Colonel McNab; Lieutenant-General Bullitt; Brigadier General Armor; Brigadier General Starrett
Synopsis:
Superman helps in Army war games and proves he isn't needed to win the war.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sam Citron credited for inks in the Archive Edition.

Habitual Homicide (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Sergeant Casey; Janice Crandall; Scott Manning; Dean Brodrick; Alex Morrow; Thaddeus Winton; Glenn Calhoun; Myra Hanley; Professor Raymond Lock
Synopsis:
Superman investigates a murder on a college campus.
Reprints:

Fashions in Crime (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 11.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Peter Riss
Inks:
Peter Riss
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Pierre; Dude [Joseph Martinson]
Synopsis:
Superman battles the fashion crimes of the Dude.
Reprints:

[The Big Eight] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stan Kaye (military figures); (various on covers)
Inks:
Stan Kaye (military figures); (various on covers)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

House ad featuring military figures [illustrated by Stan Kaye] promoting DC's "Big Eight" monthly magazines: Flash #63, Adventure #86, Star Spangled #22, All-American #51, Sensation #19, Action #62, Detective #77 and More Fun #92.
Entire sequence added by Craig Delich (February, 2006).

Danger on the Diamond (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
John Sikela
Inks:
John Sikela
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Sergeant Casey; Tom Marin; Charlie Penton; Sammy Brink; Joe
Synopsis:
Superman aids a suicidal baseball player.
Reprints:

[Superman #24] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
Jack Burnley
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints:

Perils of Poor Lois! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ed Dobrotka
Inks:
Ed Dobrotka
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Editor Lane; Sam Wheet; Squire Squeazel; Black Jack White
Synopsis:
Superman imagines himself in an old-time stage melodrama.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Imaginary story

Indexer Notes

Imaginary story--first one ever?

The King of Crackpot Lane!! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (signed)
Pencils:
Peter Riss
Inks:
Peter Riss
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; George; Louie Dolan; Conk Kohler; Vortz
Reprints:

Surprise for Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ed Dobrotka
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Lois Lane; Bernice Brainard; Lionel Brainard; Tex O'Tagg; Lefty; Bosco; Cobra King
Synopsis:
Clark hires an actor to play Superman so he can be in two places at once.
Reprints:

Suicide Voyage! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Ed Dobrotka
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
Jamison (reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Colonel Randall; Radio Joe; Oberleutnant Kapff
Reprints:

Biographies (Table of Contents)

Biographies / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Desris; Martin O'Hearn; Jerry Bails
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Short biographies on Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster, Jack Burnley, Don Cameron, Sam Citron, Ed Dobrotka, Leo Nowak, Fred Ray, Peter Riss, George Roussos, and John Sikela.

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Burnley; Fred Ray
Inks:
Jack Burnley; Fred Ray
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints:
  • United States from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #21 (March-April 1943) [back cover; 1/4 page], #22 (May-June 1943) [back cover; 1/4 page], #23 (July-August 1943) [back cover; 1/4 page], #24 (September-October 1943) [back cover; 1/4 page]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. A Short Flight and a Long Journey
  5. 4. [Superman #21]
    Superman
  6. 5. [X-Alloy]
    Superman
  7. 6. The Four Gangleaders
    Superman
  8. 7. The Robber Knight
    Superman
  9. 8. The Ghost of Superman!
    Superman
  10. 9. [Superman #22]
    Superman
  11. 10. Meet the Squiffles
    Superman
  12. 11. The Luck of O'Grady
    Superman
  13. 12. The Great ABC Panic!
    Superman
  14. 13. A Modern Robin Hood!
    Superman
  15. 14. [Superman #23]
    Superman
  16. 15. America's Secret Weapon!
    Superman
  17. 16. Habitual Homicide
    Superman
  18. 17. Fashions in Crime
    Superman
  19. 18. [The Big Eight]
  20. 19. Danger on the Diamond
    Superman
  21. 20. [Superman #24]
    Superman
  22. 21. Perils of Poor Lois!
    Superman
  23. 22. The King of Crackpot Lane!!
    Superman
  24. 23. Surprise for Superman!
    Superman
  25. 24. Suicide Voyage!
    Superman
  26. 25. Biographies
    Biographies
  27. 26. [Back Cover]
    Superman
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