(March 1977)

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Volume:
40
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1976-12-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893041003
Editing:
Julius Schwartz; E. Nelson Bridwell (associate 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

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in U. S. Copyright Office filings and Comic Reader #138.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2516

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Doggone if you ain't the most rambunctious bronc I ever rode, Superman!
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Terra-Man
Reprints:
Keywords:
bondage; bridles; cowboys

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Night Superman Was Buried in Boot Hill! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2463

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Terra-Man
Synopsis:
Superman battles Terra-Man. Terra-Man seemingly kills Superman! Meanwhile, Gregory Reed continues to shoot his latest Superman film.
Reprints:

That Dirty Beach (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Aquaman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

And Now... We Interrupt This Comic to Bring You a Word from Your New Publisher... (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
#S-2523

Clark Kent's Lonely Christmas! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
John Calnan
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2483

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Superman is sad at Christmas due to his parents having passed, until he has a chance to make Christmas special for some orphans.
Reprints:

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. ["Doggone if you ain't the most rambunctious bronc I ever rode, Superman!"]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Night Superman Was Buried in Boot Hill!
    Superman
  3. 2. That Dirty Beach
    Aquaman; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. And Now... We Interrupt This Comic to Bring You a Word from Your New Publisher...
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
  6. 5. Clark Kent's Lonely Christmas!
    The Private Life of Clark Kent
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • R. S. Martin
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  • Allen Ross
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