(October 1980)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
42
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893067510
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-3428

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Destiny; Krypton (inset)
Reprints:

Superman's Day of Destiny! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Shelly Leferman
Job Number:
S-3411

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Destiny (guest star, of the Endless); Frederick Stone (intro, villain); Barney Rose (intro, villain); Father Perez (intro); Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Joshua Coyle; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis:
By preventing him from using his super-powers, Destiny teaches Superman that humanity must be allowed the opportunity to look first to itself for the answers to life's problems.
Reprints:

She's No Angel (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hawkman; Golden Raven (villain)

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Fruit Pies in comic strip format.

The Mark of a Citizen! (Table of Contents)

Fabulous World of Krypton / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Rich Buckler
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
S-3422

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mike (intro, Olsen?--Jimmy Olsen's cousin); Kar-Lu; Jan-De; Krypton
Reprints:

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)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-3433

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Michael J. Callahan, Sherif Laoun, Joachim Schuh, Karl Heitmueller, Jon Kelly Smith, Christopher Wills, Doug Bartlett, Noel Correa; Jim Winzettle and Wendy Baral.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman's Day of Destiny!
    Superman
  3. 2. She's No Angel
    Hawkman; Hostess
  4. 3. The Mark of a Citizen!
    Fabulous World of Krypton
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Rivard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross
  • Ed Boner