(January 2001)

DC, 2001 Series
 
Price:
2.50 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Comics Millennium Edition
Barcode:
76194122442800111
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original); Adam Philips (collected edition); Nick J. Napolitano (associate, collected edition)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

Original issue titled "Kryptonite Nevermore!"


A New Direction for Superman in the Seventies (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
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Superman #233 A Fresh Start for Superman (Table of Contents)

Remembering the Millennium / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Describes the editorial changes in Superman in the early 1970s.

Indexer Notes

Printed on the inside front and back covers.

Superman Breaks Loose (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O’Neil
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Morgan Edge; Sand Superman
Synopsis:
A scientific experiment turns all the kryptonite on Earth to iron, as Clark Kent moves from newspaper to television journalism.
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["Let's see you read this eye chart!"] (Table of Contents)

Super-Turtle / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters:
Super-Turtle
Synopsis:
Super-Turtle takes an eye-test, but has a problem reading the chart.
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Jor-El’s Golden Folly (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Jor-El; Kim-Da; Ken-Dal; Lara Lor-Van
Synopsis:
Jor-El designs a space ship made of the heavy metal gold and has to save Lara from a failed test flight.
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Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Curt Swan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • From various 1971 DC comic issues.

Indexer Notes

Reproduction of house ad from 1971 heralding the changes in the Superman family of titles.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A New Direction for Superman in the Seventies
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman #233 A Fresh Start for Superman
    Remembering the Millennium
  3. 2. Superman Breaks Loose
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Let's see you read this eye chart!"]
    Super-Turtle
  5. 4. Jor-El’s Golden Folly
    The Fabulous World of Krypton
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Censullo
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Van Dore