Action Comics #832 [Newsstand]
(December 2005)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
2.50 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
070992304103 12
Editing
Eddie Berganza (editor); Jeanine Schaefer (associate)

Issue Notes

The Devil You Know (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed as JURGENS)
Inks
Wayne Faucher (signed)
Colors
Guy Major
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Spectre; Satanus
Reprints

Old Ghosts (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Abnett (credited); Andy Lanning (credited)
Pencils
John Byrne (credited)
Inks
Nelson (credited)
Colors
Guy Major (credited)
Letters
Rob Leigh (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Spectre; Willis; Satanus [Collin Thornton]; Sam Lane (ghost)
Synopsis
Superman investigates a storm and encounters the Spectre. Colin Thornton realizes that the Spectre is coming for him and broadcasts a spell to have spirits rise to his defense. Superman confronts Thornton, who reveals himself to be Satanus. Sam Lane's ghost appears and directs all the other ghosts from Lois. They have a heart-to-heart talk while awaiting rescue. The Spectre comes, immobilizes Superman, and crushes Satanus, apparently destroying him. Sam leaves Lois, the Spectre disappears, the storm ends, the ghosts disappear, and Superman rescues Lois.
Reprints
Keywords
ghost; Halloween

Indexer Notes

Sam Lane indeed turns up alive in 2008, starting in Superman (DC, 2006 series) #678.

DC in Demand 10.05 (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

DC in Demand / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 12 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Devil You Know
    Superman
  2. 1. Old Ghosts
    Superman
  3. 2. DC in Demand 10.05
    DC in Demand
  4. 3. [Ads]
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