(January 1978)

DC, 1977 Series
 
Price:
0.00 Free
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Mort Weisenger (actual original editor); ? (reprint editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

Indicia is same as original issue except "Copyright DC Comics, Inc. 1977".


The Amazing Mr. Memory! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Professor Memory
Reprints:

The Amazing Professor Memory! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Professor Memory (Intro); Lynx Miller (Robber); Doby (Robber); Lois Lane; Perry White; Shorty (Hobo); Blubber (Hobo)
Synopsis:
Superman takes the place of Professor Memory when the mob is after him for accidentally learning the serial numbers on some stolen bills.
Reprints:

["What a party!"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Varsity Vic
Synopsis:
Vic's neighbor can't read because of Vic's big party.
Reprints:

The Big Game Hunt Of Metropolis! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Jack Borden; Dan Wheeler
Synopsis:
The Swindle Syndicate dupe Jimmy Olsen with free passes to Jack Borden's Big Game Hunt in an attempt to stop Clark Kent from figuring out who their leader is.
Reprints:

Danger On The Derrick (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Mason
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

["So long, Pete. I hope everything turns out okay!"] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Pete
Synopsis:
Little Pete and his friend break Mom's vase.
Reprints:

Phantom Pilot! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Lt. Collins; Lt. Coles
Synopsis:
Did Lt. Collins see the ghost of his fellow pilot in 1942?
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is not in the original Superman comic.

Superboy's Last Day in Smallville! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Superboy (Flashback); Lana Lang (Flashback)
Synopsis:
Superboy finds out that something he did on his last day in Smallville as Superboy is going to allow a criminal to make $1,000,000. Superman must think back to that day and discover what it was that he did. Flashbacks of Superboy's graduation and the cake that was presented him by the town.
Reprints:

["Whew! It's hot!"] (Table of Contents)

Movie Mirth / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Harry Lazarus ?
Pencils:
Harry Lazarus ?
Inks:
Harry Lazarus ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lazarus ?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Customer wants to know if it is really 20% cooler inside.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Amazing Mr. Memory!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Amazing Professor Memory!
    Superman
  3. 2. ["What a party!"]
    Varsity Vic
  4. 3. The Big Game Hunt Of Metropolis!
    Superman
  5. 4. Danger On The Derrick
  6. 5. ["So long, Pete. I hope everything turns out okay!"]
    Little Pete
  7. 6. Phantom Pilot!
  8. 7. Superboy's Last Day in Smallville!
    Superman
  9. 8. ["Whew! It's hot!"]
    Movie Mirth
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  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Mike Nielsen
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