Superman #297
(March 1976)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume
38
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1975-12-11
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); Bob Rozakis (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 Comic Reader #125.


Clark Kent Forever... Superman Never! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2211
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Clark Kent; thugs
Synopsis
Thugs beat Clark Kent as Superman asks Clark if he can get along without Superman.
Reprints

Clark Kent Forever-- Superman Never! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Elliot S! Maggin; Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Bob Oksner; Bob Wiacek (backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2174
Genre
superhero
Characters
Xviar [Mr. Xavier] (villain); Inter-Gang (villains); Superman; Clark Kent; Professor Milius; Lois Lane; Steve Lombard; Morgan Edge; May Marigold; Kandorian Web-Nu; Professor Jasper J. Pepperwinkle; Intergang; Xviar; Gregory Reed; Laura Conway
Synopsis
Superman tries to live his life as Clark Kent only.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Indexer Notes

Background inks confirmed by the artist.

[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-2220

Indexer Notes

Letters from Robert Bush, Adam Castro, Roger White.

The Cup Cake Caper (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Shazam!; Hostess Cup Cakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Justice for All Includes Children! (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Clark Kent Forever... Superman Never!
    Superman
  2. 1. Clark Kent Forever-- Superman Never!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. The Cup Cake Caper
    Shazam!; Hostess Cup Cakes
  5. 4. Justice for All Includes Children!
    Superman
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