(July 1975)

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Volume:
37
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
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

The Phantom Horseman of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan; Jack Adler (photograph background)
Inks:
Bob Oksner; Jack Adler (photograph background)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood; ? (photograph background)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2005

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Phantom Horseman; Bob Rozakis; Cary Bates; Jack C. Harris; Carl Gafford
Synopsis:
Superman holds Phantom Horseman by neck as Horseman gallops down street.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Mostly photo cover, with photos of Bob Rozakis, Cary Bates, Jack C. Harris, Carl Gafford, and E. Nelson Bridwell. Julius Schwartz's records credit this cover to Jack Adler & Staff, indicating the cover was pasted up from other sources. Schwartz's records provided by DC Comics. [August 2007]

Carl Gafford documented the creation of this cover in Amazing World of DC Comics #7 (1975), identifying the photographer (Jack Adler) and colorist.

The Spy (Table of Contents)

Superman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Fruit Pies in comic strip format on inside front cover.

The Phantom Horseman of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1959

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metropolitan Revolutionary Army (villains); Superman; Clark Kent; Professor Jasper J. Pepperwinkle; Elaine Pepperwinkle; Candy Chapin; Steve Lombard; Inspector Bill Henderson; Morgan Edge; Jimmy Olsen; John Wayne (on television)
Reprints:

Right Down My Alley! (Table of Contents)

Private Life of Clark Kent / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1960

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman (as Clark Kent); Jimmy Olsen; Dave Stevens; Steve Lombard; Laura Conway; Lola Barnett; Lois Lane; Melba Manton
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

[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-2012

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Carl Cafarelli, Jim Langley and Mark Flanagan.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Phantom Horseman of Metropolis!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Spy
    Superman; Hostess
  3. 2. The Phantom Horseman of Metropolis!
    Superman
  4. 3. Right Down My Alley!
    Private Life of Clark Kent
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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