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(July 1970)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
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
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Self-Destruct Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Keywords:
Oval Office; Washington Monument; White House

The Self-Destruct Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
W-466

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Superman Robot; Fax-Or; Jor-El (flashback)
Synopsis:
A secret weapon that Superman had given to the President of the United States in case Superman turned evil is released and is hunting down Superman.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Krakatoa; time travel; White House

The Tyrant and the Traitor (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Brainiac 5; Element Lad; Karate Kid; Timber Wolf; Chameleon Boy; Saturn Girl]; President Peralla of Lahum; Diol Masrin; Chavak; Proty II; Nym Belev; Yroa; Wanpar; Marli Zhorg
Synopsis:
The Legion Espionage Squad is asked to overthrow the president of Lahum, without allowing a revolutionary alligned with the Dark Circle to take power. While most of the team infiltrate the revolutionaries, Saturn Girl gets a position with an official in the cabinet of the president.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in following issue.

Mistakes in "Puzzle of the Wild World" (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Listing of all the mistakes in the story "Puzzle of the Wild World" from Action Comics #388.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Self-Destruct Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Self-Destruct Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. The Tyrant and the Traitor
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. Mistakes in "Puzzle of the Wild World"
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Kyle Weber
  • Terry Watkins
  • Allen Ross
  • Jerry Hillegas
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  • Donald Dale Milne
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