Action Comics #663 [Direct]
(March 1991)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Mike Carlin; Dan Thorsland (assistant)
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.

1991 Triangle #9.


Time and Time Again! Phase Two: The Amazing Samson (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern (idea)
Pencils:
Kerry Gammill (signed)
Inks:
Dennis Janke (signed)
Colors:
Brett Breeding
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Clark Kent [Superman; Kal-El; also as Samson]
Reprints:

Time & Time Again Phase Two: Lost in the '40s Tonight (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Bob McLeod
Inks:
Bob McLeod
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El; also as Samson]; Linear Man (flashback); Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy [Rokk Krinn]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]; Saturn Girl [Imra Ardeen]]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Sarah Olsen; Perry White; Alice White; Bibbo Bibboswki; Justice Society of America [Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Doctor Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]]; Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Nathan "Nate" Hill (first appearance); Rollo (first appearance); Shorty (first appearance); Arnie; Delores; Mike
Synopsis:
While trying to stop a fire in the 30th century, an explosion sends Superman shooting through time again, and this time he lands in 1943.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #476 and story continues in SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #54.

Re: Action (Table of Contents)

Re: Action / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Eury
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Jacob Gilbert, Mark Phillips, Simon DelMonte, Robert Kowalski, Jonathan Ezor and Joe Frank - and responses from Michael Eury.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Time and Time Again! Phase Two: The Amazing Samson
    Superman
  2. 1. Time & Time Again Phase Two: Lost in the '40s Tonight
    Superman
  3. 2. Re: Action
    Re: Action
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