Superman #215
(April 1969)

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
1969-02-06
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; E. Nelson 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 the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 23, Part 2, Periodicals, January-December 1969. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B484492.


Superman's Tragic Marriage! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lanie
Synopsis
Superman and Lanie pause by grave of wife and mother, Lois
Reprints

Lois Lane... Dead... Yet Alive (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lanie Superman; Supergirl; Lana Lang; Perry White; Lucy Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; The Dimension Master (villain); Clark Kent; Krypto; Chameleon Queen; Lex Luthor; Brainiac
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; red kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Imaginary story.

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

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters
typeset

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Part II: The Sorrows of Superman! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lanie Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen
Reprints

Superman's First Exploit (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Dr. Reese Kearns; Lois Lane; Perry White; Clark Kent; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); Superbaby [Baby Kal-El] (flashback)
Reprints
Keywords
Krypton (flashback)

Indexer Notes

No villain.

The bottom tier of the original page 5 omitted.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman's Tragic Marriage!
    Superman
  2. 1. Lois Lane... Dead... Yet Alive
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. Part II: The Sorrows of Superman!
    Superman
  6. 5. Superman's First Exploit
    Superman
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