(July 1971)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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

Superman Fails! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-823

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Superman quits due to ingratitude
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. [July 2007]

To Save a Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-805

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Anti-Superman Gang (villains); Superman; Clark Kent; Jimmy Olsen; I-Ching; sand creature
Reprints:

The Man Who Cheated Time (Table of Contents)

The Fabulous World of Krypton / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Michael W. Kaluta
Inks:
Michael W. Kaluta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-818

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Zol-Mar (villain); Mal-Va; Thrax-Ol; Ron-Ru; Krypton
Synopsis:
Under the Scarlet Jungle of Krypton lies a condemned device, with which scientist Mal-Va planned to send his assistant Zol-Mar into the past and then return him after 10 minutes. However, Zol-Mar had ambitions of his own and sabotaged the machine, intending to stay in the past and be acclaimed for his mastery of the technologically advanced devices he carried with him. But the experiment, and Zol-Mar's plans, went horribly wrong when the time travel machine sent Zol-Mar in the wrong direction.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

letters page (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Martin Pasko and Bob Rozakis

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superman Fails!
    Superman
  2. 1. To Save a Superman
    Superman
  3. 2. The Man Who Cheated Time
    The Fabulous World of Krypton
  4. 3. letters page
    Metropolis Mailbag
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