Action Comics #673 [Direct]
(January 1992)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.60 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.

1992 Triangle #4.


And Hellgrammite Is Still His Name! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (layouts; signed); Bob McLeod (finishes; signed)
Inks:
Bob McLeod (signed)
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Hellgrammite
Keywords:
snow

Friends in Need (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Sam Lane; Ella Lane; Miss Ruiz; Jimmy Olsen; Bibbo Bibbowski; High-Pockets; Lamarr; Miriam; Sarah Olsen; Professor Emil Hamilton; Maggie Sawyer; Lana Lang; Pete Ross; VILLAINS: Hellgrammite; Ugly Mannheim; Lex Luthor; George Markham
Synopsis:
George Markham hires Hellgrammite to get rid of the new Lex Luthor and Ugly Mannheim uses parts from Purge to try to escape from jail. Bibbo helps Jimmy out on Thanksgiving.
Reprints:

Batman's Best Friend Isn't on the Streets Tonight (Table of Contents)

Batman; American Heart Association / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks:
Jim Aparo (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Commissioner James Gordon

Indexer Notes

Public Service Announcement for American Heart Association.

Re: Action (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dan Thorsland
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Jim Kelly, Dale Coe, Neil Ahlquist, Rol Hirst, Marc Johnson, Fritz Baugh, Bob Theissen, Mark Lucas and W.E. McCamy - and responses from Dan Thorsland.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. And Hellgrammite Is Still His Name!
    Superman
  2. 1. Friends in Need
    Superman
  3. 2. Batman's Best Friend Isn't on the Streets Tonight
    Batman; American Heart Association
  4. 3. Re: Action
    Re: Action
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