Superman #285
(March 1975)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume
37
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1974-12-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #113.

Search for the Impossible Man! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1898
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; bystanders
Synopsis
Superman being strangled by plant but bystanders can't see plant.

Indexer Notes

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

Search for the "Impossible" Man (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Elliot Maggin (as Elliot S! Maggin)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1856
Genre
superhero
Characters
Roger Rivers (villain); Superman; Clark Kent; Josh Coyle; Roy Raymond; Perry White; Steve Lombard; Lois Lane; Lola Barnett; Batman [as Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

The Kid with the Million-Dollar Smile! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Private Life of Clark Kent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1871
Genre
superhero
Characters
unnamed Museum thieves (villains); Superman [as Clark Kent]; Jason Fleece; Lola Barnett; Selma Fleece
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

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

Job Number
S-1904

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Jim Steranko.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Search for the Impossible Man!
    Superman
  2. 1. Search for the "Impossible" Man
    Superman
  3. 2. The Kid with the Million-Dollar Smile!
    The Private Life of Clark Kent
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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