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(September 2006)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
2.99 USD; 4.00 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2006-07-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
761941200019 84111
Editing:
Matt Idelson; Nachie Castro (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

He's Back, But Is He a Fraud? (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons (signed)
Inks:
Dave Gibbons (signed)
Colors:
Moose Baumann (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Firestorm; Nightwing; Wonder Girl [Cassie Sandsmark]; Cyborg; Ravager
Reprints:
  • US in Superman: Back in Action (DC, 2007 series) ([January] 2007) [minus the issue number, date, CCA stamp, and the UPC], ([January] 2007) [minus the issue number, date, CCA stamp, and the UPC, with the art extended to fill where the UPC was]
Keywords:
newspapers; robots

Indexer Notes

Kurt Busiek confirmed to Allen Ross at the Baltimore Comic-Con on 2006-09-10 that he wrote the cover copy for this cover.

Back In Action (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek (script, plot); Fabian Nicieza (plot)
Pencils:
Pete Woods
Inks:
Pete Woods
Colors:
Brad Anderson
Letters:
Rob Leigh

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Carapax; Firestorm [Jason Rusch]; Lorraine Reilly; Echnis-Tao; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Nightwing; Major Andrews; General Hastings; Kid Devil; Robin [Tim Drake]; Wonder Girl [Cassie Sandsmark]; Cyborg; Ravager; a pacifier robot; an aquisitioner robot; The Auctioneer (intro)
Synopsis:
Extraterrestrial robots begin stealing cultural landmarks.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in next issue.

#19 July 26, 2006 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Nation / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[House Advertisement] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Quest for Concan's Castle (Table of Contents)

Heroscape / insert or dust jacket / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ty Templeton
Pencils:
Steve Scott
Inks:
Nathan Massengill
Colors:
Carrie Strachan
Letters:
Nick J. Napolitano
Editing:
Jaye Garner

Indexer Notes

"Craig Ban Ness, Stephen Baker, Rab Daviau -- Game Designers". 3 pages of comics, 5 pages of ad (4 of which are a foldout) for Heroscape (war game set, Hasbro).

[Ads] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 11 pages (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. He's Back, But Is He a Fraud?
    Superman
  2. 1. Back In Action
    Superman
  3. 2. #19 July 26, 2006
    DC Nation
  4. 3. [House Advertisement]
  5. 4. Quest for Concan's Castle
    Heroscape
  6. 5. [Ads]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Allen Ross
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  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Diverse Hands
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  • John Greb
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Carlos Tasada
  • John Douglas Miceli
  • Kyle Weber
  • Terry Watkins
  • Allen Ross
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
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