(August 1978)

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Volume
41
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978-05-30
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); 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 #156.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2922
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who is firing at Superman?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
red suns

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Superman's Time-Killing Trip! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-2872
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Halflings; Kampto; Tyros; Lois Lane
Synopsis
Superman travels to the future where he finds the Earth population at war with the Halflings and the Sun has turned red, robbing him of his ability to travel home.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Job Number
#S-2927

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Tony Edwards, Mark Principe and Philip M. Botwinick.

Hero for a Day--? (Table of Contents: 3)

The Secret Life of Lex Luthor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Elizabeth Smith; Thomas E. Smith
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jean Simek

Job Number
S-2730
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor; Val Colby; Lena Thorul Colby
Synopsis
Lex Luthor escapes prison to deliver a birthday present for his nephew.
Reprints

Volume 78 Issue 22 - Week of May 29, 1978 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Who is firing at Superman?"]
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman's Time-Killing Trip!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
  4. 3. Hero for a Day--?
    The Secret Life of Lex Luthor
  5. 4. Volume 78 Issue 22 - Week of May 29, 1978
    Daily Planet
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