(February 1978)

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Volume
41
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1977-11-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041002
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius 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

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #150.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2790
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is the man who has so often saved Metropolis about to destroy it?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
meteors

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Sable Lady (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Amazo's Big Breakthrough! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-2779
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Amazo; Justice League of America [Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Red Tornado [John Smith]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Hawkgirl [Shayera Hol]]; Lana Lang; Professor Ivo; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane
Synopsis
Superman battles Amazo. But he is defeated as his powers fade. Superman discovers a wave of red sun radiation is sweeping the Earth. Meanwhile, Amazo traps the Justice League in another dimension. Amazo goes after his creator Professor Ivo, to get him to shut him down again. Superman, with fading powers, tries to protect Ivo.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Job Number
#S-2798

What's New at DC? (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Is the man who has so often saved Metropolis about to destroy it?"]
    Superman
  2. 1. Sable Lady
    Batman; Hostess Cup Cakes
  3. 2. Amazo's Big Breakthrough!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
  5. 4. What's New at DC?
    DC Publishorial
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