Action Comics #683 [2nd Printing]
(November 1992)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.25 USD; 1.50 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Mike Carlin; Jennifer Frank (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 is a variant of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #683 [Direct].

1992 Triangle #44. 2nd Printing has a II on the cover under the price information.


Night of the Jackal! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jackson Guice (signed)
Inks:
Jackson Guice (signed)
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Jackal

The Trail of the Jackal (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Job Number:
G-7581

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Lois Lane; Professor Emil Hamilton; Darwin Jones; Sheriff Guilkey; Jackal (villain; first appearance); Arnie; Nate Winslow (villain); Doomsday (villain)
Synopsis:
Superman must stop a new vigilante who is murdering criminals... The Jackal! Doomsday breaks free of his prison.
Reprints:

Re: Action (Table of Contents)

Re: Action / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jennifer Frank
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Christopher S. Aguinaldo, Paul N. Hicks and David Scott - and responses from Jennifer Frank.

Joe Shuster 1914-1992 (Table of Contents)

Joe Shuster / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
"The comic book field has lost a great artist and a true pioneer. He'll be sorely missed." -- Jerry Siegel

Indexer Notes

Obituary/tribute to Joe Shuster, co-creator of Superman.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Night of the Jackal!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Trail of the Jackal
    Superman
  3. 2. Re: Action
    Re: Action
  4. 3. Joe Shuster 1914-1992
    Joe Shuster
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