(October 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 Luthor Nobody Knows! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2085

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Superboy; Lex Luthor
Synopsis:
Split cover shows young Luthor threatening revenge on Superboy for accident causing baldness, adult Luthor shoots Superman.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Luthor Nobody Knows! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Bob Oksner; Terry Austin ? (backgrounds)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-1999

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor (villain, origin); Superman; Clark Kent; Roy Raymond; Perry White; Superboy; Smallville Police Chief Douglas Parker
Synopsis:
After stopping Luthor's latest plot, Superman recalls what happened to make Luthor into the man he is today.
Reprints:
Keywords:
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Origin of Luthor

[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-2091

I Don't Like Your Face! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Allen Milgrom
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2000

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Duke Calvert (villain); Superman (as Clark Kent); Morgan Edge; "Fishbait" Flotsky
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Luthor Nobody Knows!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Luthor Nobody Knows!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. I Don't Like Your Face!
    The Private Life of Clark Kent
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