(January 1972)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
5
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
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 Hero Superman Doomed to Die! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
B-1181

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Keywords:
spacecraft

The Hero Superman Doomed to Die! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1164

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Morgan Edge; Sean Carter; Darkseid (mentioned)
Synopsis:
Superman finds himself unable to rescue a stranded astronaut.
Reprints:

The Shocking Secret of Super-X! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1172

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Clark Kent; Super-X; Lana Lang; Professor Smithers
Synopsis:
Superman creates a new identity to prevent contaminating earth with a strain of artifical bacteria.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Superman in college story.

The Atom's Phantom Double! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1179

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer]
Synopsis:
A laboratory accident creates a ghostly duplicate of Ray Palmer, who wants to take the real Ray's place by destroying him.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Where the Action Is / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils:
Curt Swan? (logo illustration)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson? (logo illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1183

Characters:
Superman

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Mark Lucke, Richard J. Kalina, Richard H. Morrissey, Sheila Jackson, Joe Farara.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Hero Superman Doomed to Die!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Hero Superman Doomed to Die!
    Superman
  3. 2. The Shocking Secret of Super-X!
    Superman
  4. 3. The Atom's Phantom Double!
    The Atom
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Where the Action Is
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