Superman #391 [Direct-Sales]
(January 1984)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1983-09-20
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
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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Who Kidnapped Lana Lang? (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4260

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Who Stole the Newswoman of the Year? (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates; Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Dave Hunt
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Vartox (Guest Star); Lana Lang; Justin Moore (Cub Reporter); Lois Lang; Jimmy Olsen; Jonathan Kent (Flashback Cameo); Martha Kent (Flashback Cameo); Wallace Gurkheim (Lana Lang's Secret Admirer); Squeezy (Bank Robber); Grunt (Bank Robber); Wheels (Bank Robber); Goopel (Alien from the planet Lyra-Eight); Srakka (Dybbuk alien)
Synopsis:
Vartox kidnaps Lana Lang and Superman tries to find where she is hidden. It is revealed that Vartox is being controlled by a Dybbuk alien.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
S-4265
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Who Kidnapped Lana Lang?
    Superman
  2. 1. Who Stole the Newswoman of the Year?
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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