Superman #208
(July 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
1968-05-07
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 (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell [as Enelson Bridwell] (assistant editor)
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.


How the Mob "Belled" Superman Like a Cat! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Synopsis
Criminals track Superman who they tricked into wearing transmitter collar he can't remove
Reprints

The Case of the Collared Crime-Fighter! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Robbins
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
'Gimmicks' Cronin (villain); Dodo (villain); Superman; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Clark Kent
Reprints

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

Billy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
6594
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Billy, I'd like you to go to the store for me.
Genre
humor

The Town That Hated Superman! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Cyrus (villain); Superman
Synopsis
When Superman is shocked to find a town that prohibits his entrance, he investigates as Kent Clark and discovers that Mayor Bruce Cyrus blames Superman for his not being adopted as a child.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. How the Mob "Belled" Superman Like a Cat!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Case of the Collared Crime-Fighter!
    Superman
  3. 2. ["Billy, I'd like you to go to the store for me."]
    Billy
  4. 3. The Town That Hated Superman!
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
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