(April 2007)

DC, 2005 Series
Volume
3
Price
16.99 USD
Pages
564
On-sale date
2007-04-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
ISBN
?
Barcode
?
Editing
Bob Harras (Collected Edition Editor); Mort Weisinger (original editor)
Color
Color Cover; Black & White Interior
Dimensions
6.75" x 10.25"
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Softcover
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
Alex Sinclair

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Credits for the reprints contained in this volume.

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

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl; Superman Emergency Squad
Reprints

The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad! (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl (guest star); The Supermen Emergency Squad; Lois Lane; The Anti-Superman Gang (villains); John Kiley
Synopsis
John Kiley tricks Superman into revealing he's Clark Kent. After trapping Clark Kent with Kryptonite, Supergirl and the Superman Emergency Squad spring into action.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite; Kandor

Indexer Notes

crossover with Supergirl

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

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl; Streaky; Krypto
Reprints

The Conquest Of Superman! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Lex Luthor (villain); Superman Robot
Reprints
Keywords
blue kryptonite; green kryptonite; Luthor's Lair; red kryptonite; white kryptonite; yellow kryptonite (introduction)

Indexer Notes

23rd Anniversary Story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (as a baby); Jor-El; Lara; Krypton
Reprints

The Story Of Superman's Life! (Table of Contents: 7)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (origin retold in detail); Jor-El; Zor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Krypto; Lex Luthor (villain); Superboy; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Perry White
Synopsis
Recap of Superman's life from the destruction of Krypton to when he left Smallville after high school.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite; Krypton

Superman's Greatest Feats! (Table of Contents: 8)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lori Lemaris (guest star); Superboy (flashback); Lex Luthor (flashback); Nathan Hale; Abraham Lincoln; John Wilkes Booth; Jor-El; Lara; Zor-El; Lyla Lerrol; Alura; Chief Sitting Bull
Synopsis
Lori Lemaris asks Superman to go into the past and stop Atlantis from sinking. Superman, who has never successfully changed the past tries and is amazed that it succeeds. Superman continues to change other past events, including the assassination of Lincoln, Custer's Last Stand and the explosion of Krypton.
Reprints
Keywords
red kryptonite (flashback)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Perry White (as Master-Man)
Reprints

The Super-Powers Of Perry White (Table of Contents: 10)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Xasnu (villain); Superman; Perry White; Lois Lane; Masterman; Clark Kent; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl; Y'Trom
Synopsis
After being infected by an alien plant, Perry White gains super powers and goes after Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite; Kandor (cameo); white kryptonite

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cosmic King; Lightning Lord; Saturn Queen (all as the Legion of Super-Villains); Superman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover is an homage to the cover of Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #247.

The Great Mento! (Table of Contents: 12)

Superman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein (?)
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Perry White (as the Great Mento, intro); Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Rocky Sneed (villain)
Synopsis
Perry White fakes ESP powers as The Great Mento, with Superman's help, to capture wanted criminals.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Recycled from Superman (DC 1939 series) #103

Krypto Battles Titano! (Table of Contents: 13)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Krypto (guest star); Titano (origin, villain); Superman; Lois Lane
Synopsis
Krypto travels into the prehistoric past to meet Titano.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

The Legion Of Super-Villains! (Table of Contents: 14)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lightning Man; Cosmic Man; Saturn Woman (all as the Legion of Super-Heroes, 1st Adult Legion app.); Cosmic King; Lightning Lord [Mekt Ranzz]; Saturn Queen (all as the Legion of Super-Villains, all intro, all origin, villains); Lex Luthor (villain); Superman; Lois Lane (illusion)
Synopsis
Luthor contacts and teams up with Legion of Super-Villains from 30th Century; adult Legion of Super-Heroes comes to 20th Century to help Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

1st adult Legion; 1st Legion of Super-Villains

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Credits listed in issue do not include Stan Kaye as the inker of this cover.

The Secrets Of The Fortress Of Solitude (Table of Contents: 16)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue); Jonathan Kent (statue); Martha Kent (statue); Superboy (statue); Superman (statue); Batman (statue); Robin [Dick Grayson] (statue); Supergirl (statue); Lois Lane (statue); Jimmy Olsen (statue); Perry White (statue)
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

[Best wishes from your friend Superman] (Table of Contents: 17)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Hercules; Samson
Reprints

The Super-Rivals! (Table of Contents: 19)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Hercules; Samson
Synopsis
In this imaginary tale, Lois Lane becomes engaged to Hercules and Lana Lang becomes enganged to Samson.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Imaginary Story. Writer id by Bob Hughes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Brainiac; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Reprints

Brainiac's Super-Revenge! (Table of Contents: 21)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Congo Bill; Congorilla; Brainiac (villain); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Molnur; Invisible Rogue; Elastic Crook; Electric Man (Cameo); Insect Master (Cameo)
Synopsis
Congorilla helps Superman, Lois and Jimmy escape from Braniac's trap.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Mr. Mxyzptlk
Reprints

The 20th Century Achilles! (Table of Contents: 23)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Achilles [Cyrus] (intro, villain); Lois Lane (cameo)
Synopsis
Superman stops a 20th century "Achilles" and discovers his secret.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

per Tom Orzechowski, the story was based on "Achilles Vs. Superman" from Superman (1939) #63. Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as Sheldon Moldoff.

Mr. Mxyzptlk's Super-Mischief! (Table of Contents: 24)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel (?)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff (?)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Superman Emergency Squad (guest stars); Perry White; Krypto (Cameo)
Synopsis
Mr. Mxyzptlk changes his name to try to prevent Superman from sending him back to the 5th dimension.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Superman Owes A Billion Dollars (Table of Contents: 25)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff (?)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Aquaman (guest appearance); Professor Potter; Bizarro #1; Lori Lemaris; Rupert Brand (intro, an IRS agent); Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue)
Synopsis
An IRS agent decides that Superman owes back taxes and Superman must pay withing 24 hours.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story recycled from Superman (DC 1939 series) #114.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jor-El; Superboy
Reprints

The Man Who Saved Kal-El's Life! (Table of Contents: 27)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Paul Pratt (villain); Gerald Greer (villain); Lois Lane; Professor Amos Dunn; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashbacks); Superbaby (flashback); Superboy (flashback); Ramon (Security Guard); Babe Ruth (Cameo)
Synopsis
Superman meets Professor Dunn who visited Krypton and meet Jor-El before Krypton exploded. Using the Professor's "Matter-Radio" plans two crooks are on a crime spree.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lex Luthor; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Perry White
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as George Klein.

Lex Luthor, Hero! [The Death Of Superman! part 1] (Table of Contents: 29)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lex Luthor (villain); Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Lois Lane; Duke Garner (villain); Al Mantz (villain); Sykes (Prison Guard); Bizarro (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Lex Luthor discovers a cure for Cancer and with the help of Superman he is paroled from prison.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

3-part Imaginary Story

Luthor's Super-Bodyguard! [The Death of Superman! part 2] (Table of Contents: 30)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (death); Lex Luthor (villain); Supergirl; Lois Lane; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Duke Garner (villain); Al Mantz (villain)
Synopsis
Lex Luthor reveals that he was only pretending to be good and kills Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Imaginary story.

The Death Of Superman! [Part 3] (Table of Contents: 31)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Aquaman; Green Arrow; Wonder Woman; Flash [Barry Allen] (all as the Justice League of America, cameo, first appearance in SUPERMAN); Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl (all as the Legion of Super-Heroes, cameo); Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Lex Luthor (villain); Lucy Lane; Robin (cameo); Lori Lemaris (cameo); Krypto (cameo); Supergirl; Superman robots; Van-Zee (cameo); Sylvia (cameo); Lana Lang (cameo)
Synopsis
Superman is buried and Supergirl brings Lex Luthor to justice.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

3-part Imaginary story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; a Superman robot
Reprints

Superman's Toughest Day! (Table of Contents: 33)

Superman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; a Superman Robot; Clark Kent Robot; Ed Somers (Foreman)
Synopsis
A day in Superman's life. His Clark Kent robot has to avoid showing the damage to his hands while on a date with Lois.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Reprints
Keywords
red kryptonite

The Red Kryptonite Menace! (Table of Contents: 35)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Jan Dex [Durlan]; Zo-Gar [Durlan]; Sherlock Holmes; Jor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Khrushchev (Disguised Durlan); John F. Kennedy (Disguised Durlan)
Synopsis
Two shape-changing Durlans arrive on earth from the 30th century. They collect red and green kryptonite in an attempt to kill Superman. Three different Red Kryptonite meteors give Superman the ability to make his wishes come true, shoot fire from his mouth when he talks and read minds.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite; red kryptonite

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

The One Minute Of Doom! (Table of Contents: 37)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (brief origin); Supergirl (guest star, brief origin); Krypto (guest star, brief origin); Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); Argo City (flashback); Zor-El (flashback); Alura (flashback); Brainiac (flashback); Bizarro #1; Bizarro-Lois #1; Dr. Xadu
Synopsis
All the surviving beings of Krypton observe a moment of silence to remember the descruction of Krypton.
Reprints
Keywords
Bizarro World; Doghouse of Solitude (introduction); Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Krypton (flashback); Krypton II (introduction with android duplicates of Kryptonians); Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume list the writer as Unknown.

The Duel Over Superman! (Table of Contents: 38)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lana Lang (guest star); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Lana and Lois try to force Superman to choose one of them by fighting a duel.
Reprints

When The World Forgot Superman! (Table of Contents: 39)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Wayne Boring
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Superman Museum; Superboy (statue); Superbaby (statue); Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue)
Synopsis
The whole world has forgotten about Superman because of Mxyzptlk's magic.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mark Waid confirms Boring ink credit over Stan Kaye.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

The Origin And Powers Of The Legion Of Super-Heroes! (Table of Contents: 41)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume list no inker credits.

Key To The Legion Of Super-Heroes (Table of Contents: 42)

Legion of Super-Heroes / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Information about the preceding 2-page spread.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

The Babe Of Steel! (Table of Contents: 44)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Madame Olga; Perry White; Jax-Ur; Professor Vakox; Mon-El; Supergirl; Krypto; Dr. Xadu (flashback); Superboy (flashback)
Synopsis
Superman uses red kryptonite to become baby-sized in order to get through a hole in the Phantom Zone that threatens to become larger.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Phantom Zone; red kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as Stan Kaye.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Kryptonian Flame-Dragon
Reprints

The Three Tough Teen-Agers! (Table of Contents: 46)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Maxie Kargan; Louie Mapes; Artie
Synopsis
Lois takes a job as a teacher to write a report on juvenile delinquents. Superman helps her scare them straight.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

The Man Who Trained Supermen! (Table of Contents: 47)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Conrad Krugg (intro, villain); Professor Schmitz; Daisy
Synopsis
Superman stops a con-man who is giving regular folks fake super-powers.
Reprints

Superman's Greatest Secret! (Table of Contents: 48)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; a Kryptonian dragon; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Van-Zee; Nim-Zee; Reg-En
Synopsis
A Kryptonian Flame-Dragon is loose on Earth and Superman must stop the creature.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl
Reprints

The World's Greatest Heroine! [part 1] (Table of Contents: 50)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl (Origin retold); Lex Luthor; Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Zor-El (flashback); John F. Kennedy; Jerro; Lenora Lemaris; Dick Malverne
Synopsis
Superman reveals Supergirl to the world.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Indexer Notes

Crossover with Supergirl story "The Infinite Monster!"

The Infinite Monster! [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 51)

Supergirl / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; President John F. Kennedy; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl; Brainiac 5; Legion of Super-Heroes; Jackie Kennedy; Lyndon B. Johnson; Superman; Professor Hartz; Dick Malverne; Mrs. Hart
Synopsis
Supergirl stops a creature from another dimension in her first solo adventure after Superman revealed her to the world.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Saturn Queen; Cosmic King; Brainiac; Lightning Lord; Electro; Lex Luthor
Reprints

The Jury Of Super-Enemies! (Table of Contents: 53)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor; Saturn Queen; Brainiac; Electro; Lightning Lord; Cosmic King (all as the Legion of Super-Villains); Superman; Krypto; Streaky; Titano; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl; Rava (Alien from planet Wexr II); Scout 627 (Alien from planet Wexr II)
Synopsis
Rava and his alien henchmen expose Superman to red kryptonite that will cause him to have nightmares.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite; Kandor; red kryptonite; Superman Museum; The Jimmy Olsen Fanclub

Indexer Notes

Story continues later in this volume in "Perry White's Manhunt for Superman!". Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as Stan Kaye.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen (robot); Lois Lane (robot); Perry White (robot)
Reprints

The Robot Master! (Table of Contents: 55)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Brainiac 5; Chameleon Boy; Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Supergirl (all as the Legion of Super-Heroes, guest stars); Superman; Lois Lane (robot); Perry White (robot); Jimmy Olsen (robot); Clark Kent (robot); Jor-El (Statue); Lara (Statue)
Synopsis
Superman and Supergirl must figure out who the Robot-Master is, and how did he create robot doubles of Perry White, Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen and Clark Kent.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

Superbaby Captures The Pumpkin Gang! (Table of Contents: 56)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superbaby, Pete Ross (baby); Lana Lang (baby); Lex Luthor (baby); Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Chief Parker; Pumpkin Gang (villains)
Synopsis
Superbaby and Officer Parker stop the Pumpkin Gang.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

An untold tale of Superman when he was a Superbaby!

The TV Trap For Superman! (Table of Contents: 57)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; The Anti-Superman Gang (villains); Krypto; Perry White; Superman Robot
Synopsis
Two criminals trick Superman into wearing a secret TV camera so they can figure out his secret identity.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite (fake)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Perry White; Krypto
Reprints

Perry White's Manhunt For Superman! (Table of Contents: 59)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl; the Superman Revenge Squad; Lois Lane; Krypto; Perry White; Rava (Alien from planet Wexr II); Scout 627 (Alien from planet Wexr II); a statue of Lightning Lord; Matter Eater from the Interplanetary Zoo
Synopsis
Superman must overcome the effects of Red Kryptonite which is giving him nightmares and stop Rava and the Superman Revenge Squad.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite; Jimmy Olsen Fan Club

Indexer Notes

The story continues from "Jury of the Super-Enemies" earlier in this volume. Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as Stan Kaye.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Phantom Zone Villains
Reprints

The Day Superman Broke The Law! (Table of Contents: 61)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger (?)
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Councilman Finch (intro, villain); Sheriff Todd
Synopsis
Councilman Finch has Superman arrested for tiny infractions of the law so he will be in jail and unable to prevent his theft from the bank.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude (cameo); Kandor (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Theater in story shows "Superman VS. The Mole Men".

The Secret of the Superman Stamp! (Table of Contents: 62)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Hamilton (?)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Synopsis
The city of Rangoon wants a photo of Superman for a new postage stamp.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Superman Museum

Indexer Notes

Recycled from story in Superman (DC 1939 series) #91.

The Town Of Supermen! (Table of Contents: 63)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; eight Phantom Zone criminals (intro, villains); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White
Synopsis
Lois Lane is invited to a ghost town by 8 escaped Phantom Zone criminals in a plot to capture Superman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume list the inker as Unknown.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 64)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

The Man Who Exposed Superman! (Table of Contents: 65)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Hal Colby (villain); Perry White; Superboy (flashback); Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent (flashback); Martha Kent (flashback); Lois Lane; Krypto; Mr. Norsted; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Hal Colby poses as a TV producer in an attempt to determine Superman's secret identity.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 66)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Super Girl; Luma Lynai of Staryl
Reprints

The Super Practical Joker (Table of Contents: 67)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman (?)
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Dexter Willis (Intro); Avenue Ten Mob (Intro)
Synopsis
A new employee at the Daily Planet is a practical joker. Superman convinces him that practical jokes are not fun.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as Al Dorfman. This is probably a typo and meant to be Leo Dorfman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 68)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Mr. Mxyzptlk
Reprints

The Underwater Pranks of Mr. Mxyzptlk! (Table of Contents: 69)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Lori Lemaris; Krypto; Streaky; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Judge Morrow; Mr. Hyttwmf
Synopsis
Mr. Mxyzptlk returns to the 3rd dimension to attempt to win a practical joke contest in his home dimension.
Reprints

Krypton's First Superman! (Table of Contents: 70)

Superman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jor-El (flashback); Lara (flashback); Supergirl (guest star); Lori Lemaris; Ral-En (intro, villain, death, flashback); Mag-En (intro, villain, death, flashback); Lex Luthor (cameo); Lon-Es (intro); Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Supergirl discovers why Superman has begun to act evil at random intervals, and it all goes back to before Krypton exploded.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

Be A Good Citizen! (Table of Contents: 71)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Synopsis
Superman teaches two kids about picking up their toys and not littering.

Indexer Notes

PSA reprinted from various DC titles with cover date of July 1962. Credits in this volume do not list any credits for this page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 72)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan; Kurt Schaffenberger (Lois Lane figure touch-up)
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Reprints

Half A Superman! (Table of Contents: 73)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Krypto
Synopsis
Red Kryptonite causes Superman's left side, and Krypto's right side, to become vulnerable.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; red kryptonite

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 74)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Futuro; Krypto; Jor-El; Lara; Krypton; Jor-El's Robot; Invaders of Krypton; Super-Monkey; Klax-Ar
Reprints

Flag of Krypton (Table of Contents: 75)

Superman / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Synopsis
Flag of Krypton
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Expanded to fill half a page. The table of contents in this book says this is reprinted from Superman Annual #5, but the original source is Superman Annual #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 76)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Antonino Rocca; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as Sheldon Moldoff.

Superman Under The Green Sun! [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 77)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Drago [Anton] (intro, villain); Kall (intro); Pera (intro)
Synopsis
Superman lands on an alien planet to help free the people from Drago who has made everyone on the planet blind.
Reprints

The Blind Superman [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 78)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Drago [Aton] (villain, death); Pera; Kall
Synopsis
Superman has his powers restored and stops Drago from his scheme and restores the sight of everyone on the planet.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits in this volume incorrectly list the inker as Jerry Siegel.

The Downfall Of Superman! (Table of Contents: 79)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cosmic Man; Lightning Man (both as the Legion of Super-Heroes, adult version); Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Samson; Hercules; Antonino Rocca (guest star, a real wrestler); Krypto; Duke Marple (intro, villain); Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain)
Synopsis
Superman and wrestler Antonino Rocca capture Duke Marple and his gang.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Antonino Rocca was a professional wrestler.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 80)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover is also the basis of the cover of this volume.

The New Superman! (Table of Contents: 81)

Superman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Green Kryptonite; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; The Superman Emergency Squad; Dude Dunn; Mrs. Van Kyle; Kryptonian Flame Dragon
Synopsis
Red Kryptonite causes Superman to no longer be vulnerable to Green Kryptonite, but he is now vulnerable to other everyday objects.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; red kryptonite

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 82)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lex Luthor; Comet The Super-Horse (inset)
Reprints

When Superman Defended His Arch-Enemy! (Table of Contents: 83)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Hamilton
Pencils
Al Plastino
Inks
Al Plastino
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lex Luthor (villain); Supergirl; Superman Robot; Superman Emergency Squad; Astro (Robot Guardian of planet Roxar)
Synopsis
Superman travels to the planet Roxar where he is forced to defend Lex Luthor in a trial on a murder charge.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 84)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl; Krypto; Superman Emergency Squad
Reprints

Superman's Death Sentence! [The Last Days of Superman! part 1] (Table of Contents: 85)

Superman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy [as Cosmic King] (all as the Legion of Super-Heroes); Superman; Superman Emergency Squad; Jor-El (flashback); Tharb-El (flashback); Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Perry White; Supergirl; Superman robots; Krypto
Synopsis
Superman is exposed to Virus-X, from the planet Krypton which is fatel to Kryptonians within 30 days.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; green kryptonite; Kandor

Indexer Notes

1st part of a 3-part novel. Story recycled from Superman (DC 1939 series) #66.

The Super-Comrades of All Time! [The Last Days of Superman! part 2] (Table of Contents: 86)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bouncing Boy; Triplicate Girl; Sun Boy; Chameleon Boy; Brainiac 5; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy [as Cosmic King]; Invisible Kid; Shrinking Violet (all as the Legion of Super-Heroes); Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Krypto; Supergirl; Superman Emergency Squad; Lori Lemaris
Synopsis
As Superman lies near death, Supergirl recruits all Superman's allies to help perform all the final tasks Superman was trying to do before his death.
Reprints
Keywords
Kandor

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of a 3 part novel.

Superman's Last Day of Life! [The Last Days of Superman! part 3] (Table of Contents: 87)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Saturn Girl; Shrinking Violet; Invisible Kid; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy (as Cosmic King); Bouncing Boy; Triplicate Girl; Brainiac 5; Chameleon Boy; Sun Boy (all as the Legion of Super-Heroes); Superman; Supergirl; Jimmy Olsen; Superman Emergency Squad; Lois Lane; Jonathan Kent (flashback); Martha Kent (flashback); Lana Lang; Lyla Lerrol (flashback); Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Lori Lemaris; Krypto; Mon-El; Phantom Zone; Tharb-El
Synopsis
Mon-El if finally able to make contact from the Phantom Zone and is able to tell Supergirl how to save Superman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of a 3 part novel.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  4. 3. The War Between Supergirl and the Supermen Emergency Squad!
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  6. 5. The Conquest Of Superman!
    Superman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  8. 7. The Story Of Superman's Life!
    Superman
  9. 8. Superman's Greatest Feats!
    Superman
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  11. 10. The Super-Powers Of Perry White
    Superman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  13. 12. The Great Mento!
    Superman
  14. 13. Krypto Battles Titano!
    Superman
  15. 14. The Legion Of Super-Villains!
    Superman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  17. 16. The Secrets Of The Fortress Of Solitude
    Superman
  18. 17. [Best wishes from your friend Superman]
    Superman
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  20. 19. The Super-Rivals!
    Superman
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  22. 21. Brainiac's Super-Revenge!
    Superman
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  24. 23. The 20th Century Achilles!
    Superman
  25. 24. Mr. Mxyzptlk's Super-Mischief!
    Superman
  26. 25. Superman Owes A Billion Dollars
    Superman
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  28. 27. The Man Who Saved Kal-El's Life!
    Superman
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  30. 29. Lex Luthor, Hero! [The Death Of Superman! part 1]
    Superman
  31. 30. Luthor's Super-Bodyguard! [The Death of Superman! part 2]
    Superman
  32. 31. The Death Of Superman! [Part 3]
    Superman
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  34. 33. Superman's Toughest Day!
    Superman
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  36. 35. The Red Kryptonite Menace!
    Superman
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  38. 37. The One Minute Of Doom!
    Superman
  39. 38. The Duel Over Superman!
    Superman
  40. 39. When The World Forgot Superman!
    Superman
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  42. 41. The Origin And Powers Of The Legion Of Super-Heroes!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  43. 42. Key To The Legion Of Super-Heroes
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  45. 44. The Babe Of Steel!
    Superman
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  47. 46. The Three Tough Teen-Agers!
    Superman
  48. 47. The Man Who Trained Supermen!
    Superman
  49. 48. Superman's Greatest Secret!
    Superman
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  51. 50. The World's Greatest Heroine! [part 1]
    Superman
  52. 51. The Infinite Monster! [Part 2]
    Supergirl
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  54. 53. The Jury Of Super-Enemies!
    Superman
  55. 54. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  56. 55. The Robot Master!
    Superman
  57. 56. Superbaby Captures The Pumpkin Gang!
    Superman
  58. 57. The TV Trap For Superman!
    Superman
  59. 58. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  60. 59. Perry White's Manhunt For Superman!
    Superman
  61. 60. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  62. 61. The Day Superman Broke The Law!
    Superman
  63. 62. The Secret of the Superman Stamp!
    Superman
  64. 63. The Town Of Supermen!
    Superman
  65. 64. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  66. 65. The Man Who Exposed Superman!
    Superman
  67. 66. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  68. 67. The Super Practical Joker
    Superman
  69. 68. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  70. 69. The Underwater Pranks of Mr. Mxyzptlk!
    Superman
  71. 70. Krypton's First Superman!
    Superman
  72. 71. Be A Good Citizen!
    Superman
  73. 72. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  74. 73. Half A Superman!
    Superman
  75. 74. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  76. 75. Flag of Krypton
    Superman
  77. 76. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  78. 77. Superman Under The Green Sun! [Part 1]
    Superman
  79. 78. The Blind Superman [Part 2]
    Superman
  80. 79. The Downfall Of Superman!
    Superman
  81. 80. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  82. 81. The New Superman!
    Superman
  83. 82. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  84. 83. When Superman Defended His Arch-Enemy!
    Superman
  85. 84. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  86. 85. Superman's Death Sentence! [The Last Days of Superman! part 1]
    Superman
  87. 86. The Super-Comrades of All Time! [The Last Days of Superman! part 2]
    Superman
  88. 87. Superman's Last Day of Life! [The Last Days of Superman! part 3]
    Superman
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