(December 1978)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume
41
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978-09-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041012
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 #160.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
S-3014
First Line of Dialogue or Text
My eyes -- burning...can't control my actions...I'll wreck Metropolis!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

No Tomorrow for Superman! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-2998
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Josh Coyle; Brainiac; Hawkman
Synopsis
Ever since Brainiac made him view the destruction of Krypton, Superman has had excessive super-energy so he has to find a way to express harmlessly. But during the latest bout of super-energy, Brainiac directs Superman at the Justice League satellite.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

According to Julius Schwartz's editorial records (supplied by DC Comics), this story was originally 15 pages and was expanded to 17 before publication.

[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-3019

Volume 78 Issue 39A - Week of September 25, 1978 (Table of Contents: 3)

Daily Planet; Hembeck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?; Fred Hembeck
Pencils
?; Fred Hembeck
Inks
?; Fred Hembeck
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Fred Hembeck ?
Editing
Bob Rozakis

Indexer Notes

Includes 3-panel Hembeck strip.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["My eyes -- burning...can't control my actions...I'll wreck Metropolis!"]
    Superman
  2. 1. No Tomorrow for Superman!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
  4. 3. Volume 78 Issue 39A - Week of September 25, 1978
    Daily Planet; Hembeck
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