(May 1996)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.95 USD; 2.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
KC Carlson; Mike McAvennie (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

1996 Triangle #18.


Strange Luck! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer (signed)
Inks:
Denis Rodier (signed)
Colors:
Patrick Martin
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Keywords:
bad luck; black cats; ladders; mirrors; salt shakers

The Fortune Plague (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore; Digital Chameleon (separations)
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Dana; Ron Troupe; Lucy Lane; Ted; Bibbo Bibbowski; Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Mary Jane Watson (cameo)
Synopsis:
Mr. Mxyzptlk spreads luck to all the residents of Metropolis.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Superman: The Man of Steel (DC, 1991 series) #56.

Re: Action (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike McAvennie
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Suzanne Bourdages; Android Images (separations)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Lucas Kealey, Douglas McEwan, and Tim Durbin.

Jerry Siegel 1914-1996 (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Tribute/obituary for the creator of Superman (on page 34 of this issue).

[Subscription] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Subscription ad CMOT with Superman (on page 29 of this issue).

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 5 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

House ads for: Starman, Artemis Requiem, Catwoman: The Catfile/Superman & Batman: Alternate Histories, The Power of Shazam, and Batman: Black and White. Appear in various places in the issue.

Watch This Space: Legends of the Death Earth (Table of Contents)

Watch This Space / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Next week: Catwoman #33, Extreme Justice #16, Flash #113, Legion of Super-Heroes #80, Looney Tunes #23, Robin #29, Spectre #41, Superboy #27, Superman: The Man of Steel #56, Wonder Woman #109, and Superman & Batman: Alternate Histories (appears on page 30 in this issue).

[Ads] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 4 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Total of 4 one-page ads for: Simon & Kirby: The Legend (books, Northart Concepts), Batman Forever (cable movie, PayPerView), Comic Buyer's Guide 1996 Fan Awards, and Wing Commander IV (game, ORIGIN Systems). Appear in various places in the issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Strange Luck!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Fortune Plague
    Superman
  3. 2. Re: Action
    Re: Action
  4. 3. Jerry Siegel 1914-1996
  5. 4. [Subscription]
  6. 5. [House Advertisements]
  7. 6. Watch This Space: Legends of the Death Earth
    Watch This Space
  8. 7. [Ads]
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