(May 1972)

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Volume:
35
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1972-03-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant)
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

Secret of the First Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
B-1340

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Josdin
Keywords:
Metropolis

Secret of the First Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B 2035

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Josdin (villain); Jessica Sloan
Synopsis:
A strangely advanced man is rescued in the subway by Superman, who returns him 60 million years into the past.
Reprints:
Keywords:
time travel

The Menace of the Sky-Scorchers (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
John Calnan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1305

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Paul Stewart; Tracy; Hermie
Synopsis:
Superman discovers that something is causing satellites to fall from the sky.
Reprints:

The Superman Legend (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1257

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Indexer Notes

Features the origin of Superman and additional facts; a blue-lined image of Superman is behind the text on the first page, and a full-color Superman symbol rests at the bottom of the second page.

Duel of the Divided Man (Table of Contents)

Eclipso / comic story / 12.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Stan Starkman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Eclipso; Bruce Gordon; Pofessor Bennett; Mona Bennett; Doctor Karko; Colonel Gray
Synopsis:
Bruce Gordon and Profesor Bennett go into orbit in an experimental space capsule. When it looks like Eclipso could take over Gordon permanently, Gordon tries to sacrifice himself.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1337
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Secret of the First Metropolis!
    Superman
  2. 1. Secret of the First Metropolis!
    Superman
  3. 2. The Menace of the Sky-Scorchers
    Superman
  4. 3. The Superman Legend
  5. 4. Duel of the Divided Man
    Eclipso
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Where the Action Is
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