The Superman Family #216 [Newsstand]
(March 1982)

DC, 1974 Series
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Volume
29
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-12-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893159903
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound (#164-176); Saddle-stitched (#177-222)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #216 [Direct].

On-sale date from Comic Reader #197.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Supergirl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Oksner (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-3811
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Another Dynamite Comic from the House of Daring Concepts! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Victory Is Only 5,000 Centuries Away! (Table of Contents: 2)

Supergirl / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-3817
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Who's Superman? (Table of Contents: 3)

Mr. & Mrs. Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-3804
Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Santa's Super-Assistant (Table of Contents: 4)

The Misadventures of Superbaby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Dave Hunt
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
S-3822
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Reporters Are Not Born... (Table of Contents: 5)

Lois Lane / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Tamsyn O'Flynn
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-3816
Genre
superhero
Reprints

The Comic Strip Avenger! (Table of Contents: 6)

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Jose Delbo
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-3827
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

#90 Tamsyn O'Flynn (Table of Contents: 7)

DC Profile / text article / 0.45 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr [as Michael C. Carmichael]
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Superman Family Circle / letters page / 0.55 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (letter replies)
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Letters from Sylvia Darkow and Larry Schlessinger.

Volume 81 Issue 20 - December, 1981 (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Supergirl
  2. 1. Another Dynamite Comic from the House of Daring Concepts!
    Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew
  3. 2. Victory Is Only 5,000 Centuries Away!
    Supergirl
  4. 3. Who's Superman?
    Mr. & Mrs. Superman
  5. 4. Santa's Super-Assistant
    The Misadventures of Superbaby
  6. 5. Reporters Are Not Born...
    Lois Lane
  7. 6. The Comic Strip Avenger!
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. #90 Tamsyn O'Flynn
    DC Profile
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Superman Family Circle
  10. 9. Volume 81 Issue 20 - December, 1981
    Daily Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen