Superman #206
(May 1968)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of March and September
On-sale date
1968-03-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Mort Weisinger
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #183, 187, 193, 197, 202, 207, 212, 217, 222, 227, 245, 252, 272, 278, 284)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Day Superman Became an Assassin! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Sorrtans
Reprints

The Day Superman Became an Assassin! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Dramon (villain); Dyno-Man; Rilora Dorc; Sorrtans
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Ned Barlow, David Alegi, Donald Glut (future comics and novel writer), Jeff Grossfield, Brian C. Pitts, and Tom Pagano.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Part II: The Vigilantes' Vengeance! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Rilora Dorc; Dramon (villain); Dyno-Man; Sorrtans
Reprints

The Menace of Mr. Mxyzptlk! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Superman; Lois Lane; Clark Kent; Perry White (cameo)
Synopsis
Mr. Mxyzptlk returns and this time he has an alarm in his hat to warn him when he is about to say his name backwards.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Day Superman Became an Assassin!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Day Superman Became an Assassin!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. Part II: The Vigilantes' Vengeance!
    Superman
  6. 5. The Menace of Mr. Mxyzptlk!
    Superman
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  • Per Sandell
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