Superman #236
(April 1971)

DC, 1939 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, (semi-monthly June, Dec.,)
On-sale date
1971-02-09
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Julius Schwartz; 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 copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-717
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; demons
Synopsis
Demons taunting Superman to enter the Gates of Hell as Lois pleads inside for help.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Inks previously credited to Neal Adams.

Planet of the Angels (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-698
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Raphael; Michael; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Law officers of planet Beta U; Gabriel (villain)
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

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

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

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

Job Number
S-724

The Doomsayer! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Fabulous World of Krypton / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-716
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Superman; Green Arrow; Black Canary; Dr. Mo-De
Synopsis
Superman tells Green Arrow and Black Canary the story of a Kryptonian scientist whose warnings of impending doom went unheeded because his fellow citizens of Surrus were too distracted by musical flowers.
Reprints
Keywords
Krypton

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Planet of the Angels
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. The Doomsayer!
    The Fabulous World of Krypton
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