(February 1970)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1969-12-24
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
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #76 and copyright registration. On-sale date of December 23 in ad in World's Finest Comics #191.


The Immortal Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
W-398
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
doctors; green kryptonite

The Immortal Superman! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda ?

Job Number
W-400
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; President Richard M. Nixon; The Time-Trapper; the Multiple-Men; Superman Gang
Synopsis
After promising the President not to travel through the time-barrier using his powers, Superman must use a defective Legion time bubble to answer a call for help from the future. When he arrives in the year 101970 he finds that he has aged a hundred thousand years, and that he is unable to return to his own time because the Time-Trapper has secretly blocked the way.
Reprints
Keywords
aging; Green Kryptonite; time travel

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the following issue.

The Lid Is Off! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Stars / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Fallen Starboy! (Table of Contents: 3)

Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 10.67 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Job Number
W-387
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Colossal Boy; Star Boy; Karate Kid; Dream Girl; Brainiac 5 (cameo)]; Yark Althu
Synopsis
Star Boy leads a mission to his home planet and faces the brother of Kenz Nuhor, the man he once killed in self-defense.
Reprints
Keywords
Naltor; Xanthu

Indexer Notes

Star Boy killed Kenz Nuhor in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #342 (March 1966).

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

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

Script
Mort Weisinger ?; E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks
George Klein ? (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
W-531

Indexer Notes

letters from: Paul Decker, Bernard G. Williams, Joe DeShon, Linda Hall, Mike Ropele, Leonard Philip Zinna, Gregory Kent, R. Hornsby

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Immortal Superman!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Immortal Superman!
    Superman
  3. 2. The Lid Is Off!
    Sgt. Rock's Prize Battle Stars
  4. 3. The Fallen Starboy!
    Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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