The Superman Family #213 [Newsstand]
(December 1981)

DC, 1974 Series
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Volume
28
Price
1.00 USD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-09-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893159912
Editing
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) #213 [Direct].

On-sale date from Comic Reader #194.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mr. and Mrs. Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Here She Comes! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Bad Day with Blackrock! (Table of Contents: 2)

Supergirl / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-3774
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Queen of the Insect World! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-3747
Genre
superhero
Characters
Insect Queen [Lana Lang]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Superman Interviews Clark Kent! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Private Life of Clark Kent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Jim Janes
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-3743
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Watson, Watson Everywhere... and Not a Holmes in Sight! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
S-3751
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Confucius Say, "He Who Rekindle Old Flame Is Bound to Get Burned!" (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Jose Delbo
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-3717
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Superman Family Circle / letters page / 0.9 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Letters from Todd McFarlane (Calgary, Alberta) and Mark LaGasse.

Includes "Current Super-Attractions" column.

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

Hembeck / comic story / 0.1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Hembeck
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Letters
Fred Hembeck

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look dear-- they made a movie about me!
Genre
humor
Characters
Superman (Earth-Two); Lois Lane (Earth-Two)

Volume 81 Issue 14 - September, 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]
    Mr. and Mrs. Superman
  2. 1. Here She Comes!
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. Bad Day with Blackrock!
    Supergirl
  4. 3. Queen of the Insect World!
    Mr. and Mrs. Superman
  5. 4. Superman Interviews Clark Kent!
    The Private Life of Clark Kent
  6. 5. Watson, Watson Everywhere... and Not a Holmes in Sight!
    Lois Lane
  7. 6. Confucius Say, "He Who Rekindle Old Flame Is Bound to Get Burned!"
    Jimmy Olsen
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Superman Family Circle
  9. 8. ["Look dear-- they made a movie about me!"]
    Hembeck
  10. 9. Volume 81 Issue 14 - September, 1981
    Daily Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen