(May 1982)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
45
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting editor)
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

["Can a newspaper be haunted?"] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Frank Giacoia (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-3865

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; The Atom (inset)
Reprints:

The Devil... and the Daily Planet! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
S-3852

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Clark Kent; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Morgan Edge; Mort Waxman; Frankenstein's Monster (villain); Jeremiah Odets
Synopsis:
The Daily Planet building appears to he haunted by ghosts and Frankenstein's monster.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman in Action / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis (signed)
Pencils:
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-3870

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Domenic Romano, Mark Lagasse, Bill Wandreski

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1981, certified by Paul Levitz, Manager of Business Affairs.
Owner: DC Comics, Inc., wholly owned by Warner Communications, Inc., 75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10019
Average number of copies sold in prior 12 months (total paid circulation): 111,729
Actual number of copies sold of single issue closest to filing date (total paid circulation: 102,964

No Time Off for Heroes! (Table of Contents)

The Atom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Alex Saviuk
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Shelly Leferman
Job Number:
S-3847

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring Palmer; burglars (villains)
Synopsis:
While on vacation with his wife in Curacao, Ray prevents a nuclear device from being stolen.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the following issue.
Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Can a newspaper be haunted?"]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Devil... and the Daily Planet!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. No Time Off for Heroes!
    The Atom
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