(April 1973)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
35
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
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

Issue Notes

Background is a photograph.


The Man of Molten Steel (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams; ? (photograph)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson; ? (photograph)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1448

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Half-molten Superman charging at reader
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Man of Molten Steel! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
Job Number:
S-1390

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Phoenix (villain); Simon March (villain); Superman; Clark Kent; Percy Bratton; Mayor Harkness; Raquel (Welch?)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-1456

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Richard H. Morrissey, Walter Jahnke, David Dasch and Joe Peluso.

Unhappy Birthday to You! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1366

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman (as Clark Kent); Morgan Edge; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Percy; Vol-Tir; Rogan-Du; Gar-Du; Roxa; Mav-Tir; Krypton
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

June 18th is Superman's adopted birthday. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Man of Molten Steel
    Superman
  2. 1. Man of Molten Steel!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. Unhappy Birthday to You!
    The Fabulous World of Krypton
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Per Sandell
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Rivard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
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