(June 1977)

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Volume:
40
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1977-03-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893041006
Editing:
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julie Schwartz (editor); 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

On-sale date from Comic Reader #141.


[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-2588

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Face it, Superman! I'm as powerful as you--
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Faora
Reprints:
Keywords:
Horo-Kanu; martial arts; Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Birds of a Feather (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Batman & Robin; Hostess Cupcakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Phantom Touch of Death! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2555

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Faora Hu-Ul; Jackson Porter; nine unnamed Phantom Zone inhabitants (shown on viewer)
Synopsis:
Superman battles Faora Hu-Ul, who is impersonating Clark's neighbor's deceased wife. Superman projects himself into the Phantom Zone, to be safe from Faora.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Phantom Zone

Volume 77 Issue 13 - Week of March 28, 1977 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

If I'm Here... What Am I Doing Over There? (Table of Contents: 4)

The Sporting Life of Steve Lombard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Kunkel
Pencils:
John Calnan
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2599

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Steve Lombard; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Synopsis:
The Daily Planet crew play a joke on Steve Lombard, making him think he is seeing a double of himself.
Reprints:

[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-2596
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Face it, Superman! I'm as powerful as you--"]
    Superman
  2. 1. Birds of a Feather
    Batman & Robin; Hostess Cupcakes
  3. 2. The Phantom Touch of Death!
    Superman
  4. 3. Volume 77 Issue 13 - Week of March 28, 1977
    Daily Planet
  5. 4. If I'm Here... What Am I Doing Over There?
    The Sporting Life of Steve Lombard
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
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