(February 1972)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
34
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
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

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1083

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor; Superman statue
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics; original indexer credited the pencils to Curt Swan.

The Man Who Murdered the Earth! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1070

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor (villain); the Galactic Golem (intro); Superman; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
Luthor gathers galactic matter to create The Galactic Golem, whose desire for hyper-stellar energy leads him into conflict with Superman. After Superman allows Luthor to believe that their conflict has destroyed all civilization, and The Galactic Golem has turned on Luthor, Luthor works with Superman to distract the creature off the planet.
Reprints:

All in the Mind! (Table of Contents)

The Fabulous World of Krypton / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum
Inks:
Dave Cockrum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1045

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Min-Tor; Jan-Ar; Sala; Kryptonopolis (origin); Lan-Nu; Krypton
Synopsis:
Kryptonian archaeologists uncover a globe which contains the story of the war between Erkol and Xan. After Xan detonated a bomb, hostilities ceased, but all babies conceived on that day in Erkol were born without thumbs but with enlarged heads. Years later, these children, who had been exiled, discovered that they had also been born with telekinesis. When the children learned that war had resumed and that Erkol was threatened by a doomsday weapon, they attempted to return home to stop the device, but Erkol was destroyed. So the children returned to their city, which they named Kryptonopolis.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Muto Versus the Man of Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

Superman of 2466 / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1069

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman of 2466; Muto (villain); Atlanteans; Lyra 3916
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Man Who Murdered the Earth!
    Superman
  3. 2. All in the Mind!
    The Fabulous World of Krypton
  4. 3. Muto Versus the Man of Tomorrow!
    Superman of 2466
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Rivard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
  • Ed Boner