(November 1978)

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Volume
41
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978-08-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041011
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 #159.


Krypton Dies Again! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
S-2982
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
spacecraft

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin. Todd Klein credit for lettering from his website (kleinletters.com).

Krypton Dies Again! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-2991
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Morgan Edge; Lana Lang; Steve Lombard; Oscar Asherman; Justice League of America [Batman; Wonder Woman; Green Lantern; Hawkman]; Supergirl; Drygur Moliom; Brainiac
Synopsis
As the light from Krypton's explosion finally reaches Earth, Superman works overtime to protect his adopted planet. But it's not to distract himself, as his friends suppose. Superman is looking for Brainiac who has once again threatened Earth. As Superman tries to force the villain away from Earth, Brainiac traps Superman and makes him watch the full force of the destruction of Krypton.
Reprints
Keywords
Kandor

Batman and the Corsair of Crime (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Where There's a Will... There's a Fray! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Atom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Alex Saviuk
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-2993
Genre
superhero
Reprints

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

Superman in Action / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
#S-2990
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Krypton Dies Again!
    Superman
  2. 1. Krypton Dies Again!
    Superman
  3. 2. Batman and the Corsair of Crime
    Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. Where There's a Will... There's a Fray!
    The Atom
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
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