(July 1976)

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Volume
39
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1976-04-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode
0709893041007
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
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comics Reader #129.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2326
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Superman is the pits--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Cornered Clown (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The Joker; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Kill Me -- or Leave Me (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2276
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Karb-brak
Synopsis
Karb-brak makes everyone think Clark Kent is awesome so that they will surround him. This gives Karb-brak an advantage in his battle with Superman (who he knows is Clark) as there will be innocent bystanders around during their fight. Superman beats Karb-brak, but Karb-brak reveals his secret - that he is dying from exposure to Superman!
Reprints

Justice for All Includes Children, 5 (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero

The Toughest Newsboy in Town! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Amazing Exploits of Perry White / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz; Bob Rozakis (cub editor)

Job Number
S-2302
Genre
crime
Characters
Perry White; Alice White; the White children and grandchildren
Synopsis
Perry White relates an adventure he had when he was a young boy.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Elliot S! Maggin was not listed in the credits of the story since he had his name removed after a disagreement with the editor Julius Schwartz as documented in "Comic Book Legends Revealed #262" here: http://goodcomics.comicbookresources.com/2010/05/27/comic-book-legends-r....

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman in Action / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
S-2319
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Superman is the pits--"]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Cornered Clown
    The Joker; Hostess Fruit Pies
  3. 2. Kill Me -- or Leave Me
    Superman
  4. 3. Justice for All Includes Children, 5
    Superman
  5. 4. The Toughest Newsboy in Town!
    The Amazing Exploits of Perry White
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
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