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.

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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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