Superman #290
(August 1975)

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Volume
37
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1975-05-22
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 #118.

The Man Who Cried Super-Wolf! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2029
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; crowd
Synopsis
Superman tries to force himself into an anti-gravity ray as it sucks people and things up into the sky.

Indexer Notes

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

The Man Who Cried Super-"Wolf"! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-1963
Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Coram (villain); Tommy Woodrow (villain); Superman; Clark Kent; Jimmy Olsen; Sam Stern; Josh Coyle; Lois Lane; Morgan Edge; S.T.A.R. Labs
Reprints

Babble, Babble, Toil and Trouble! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
S-1989
Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Clark Kent; Superman; Steve Lombard; Oscar Asherman; Josh Coyle
Reprints

[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-2036
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Cried Super-Wolf!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Man Who Cried Super-"Wolf"!
    Superman
  3. 2. Babble, Babble, Toil and Trouble!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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