(August 1977)

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Volume:
40
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1977-05-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893041008
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 #143.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger [as KS] (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger [as KS] (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
There are seven Supermen on this stage...
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Dr. Light; Johnny Nevada
Reprints:
Keywords:
imposters

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Will the Real Superman Please Show Up? (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Morris Waldinger
Job Number:
S-2632

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Dr. Light [Arthur Light]; Gregory Reed; Johnny Nevada; Jimmy Olsen; Steve Lombard
Synopsis:
Superman battles Dr. Light while preventing Light from discovering his secret identity.
Reprints:

Volume 77 Issue 22 - Week of May 30, 1977 (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

One for the Money! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script:
Bob Toomey
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Tex Blaisdell
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-2579

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]
Synopsis:
Superman deals with a guy who keeps trying to steal a winning lottery ticket.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

[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-2649
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["There are seven Supermen on this stage..."]
    Superman
  2. 1. Will the Real Superman Please Show Up?
    Superman
  3. 2. Volume 77 Issue 22 - Week of May 30, 1977
    Daily Planet
  4. 3. One for the Money!
    The Private Life of Clark Kent
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
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