Action Comics #550 [Direct-Sales]
(December 1983)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1983-09-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Day the Earth Exploded! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Saviuk (signed)
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo (signed)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4139

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:
Keywords:
apocalypse

Indexer Notes

Art credits and job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, supplied by DC Comics, March 2007. Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

The Day the Earth Exploded (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell (plot); Bob Rozakis (script)
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
S-4124

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Job number and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, supplied by DC Comics, March 2007.

This Story is part of many Superman Stories - published in Germany first and some of them never published in the U.S.A. - the Series was called "Superman (monthly) Ehapa".

Action / Reaction (Table of Contents)

Action / Reaction / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-4248

Indexer Notes

Job number and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, supplied by DC Comics, March 2007.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Day the Earth Exploded!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Day the Earth Exploded
    Superman
  3. 2. Action / Reaction
    Action / Reaction
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lars Brueder
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Terry Jeffress
  • Lou Mazzella
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Diverse Hands
  • Brian Mowbray
  • 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
  • Darrel McCann
  • Ed Boner