Action Comics #581 [Direct Edition]
(July 1986)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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.


Superman for a Day! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Denys Cowan (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4797

Genre:
superhero

Superman for a Day (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
S-4816

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane
Synopsis:
Superman must help a boy with ESP who is seeing the world through Superman's eyes, but becomes stuck in Superman's mind
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (19 August 2007).

Even A Superman Needs a Lawyer (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael J. Wolf
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Dave Hunt
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Duncan Andrews
Job Number:
S-4760

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Superman meets with his lawyer, and we see the lawyer rush to sites where Superman is saving lives to get people to sign legal documents.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (19 August 2007).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman for a Day!
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman for a Day
    Superman
  3. 2. Even A Superman Needs a Lawyer
    Superman
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