Adventures of Superman #424 [Direct]
(January 1987)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1986-09-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Andy Helfer
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Adventures Begin! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?; Alex Jay (logo design)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Reprints
Keywords
World Trade Center

Indexer Notes

Cover art is an homage to the cover of Superman (DC, 1939 series) #14. Logo design credit from Todd Klein.

Man O' War! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Mike Machlan
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
G-2827
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Sam Lane (first post-crisis appearance); Elinore Lane (first post-crisis appearance); Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Cat Grant [Catherine Grant] (first appearance); Mr. Johnson; Officer McGregor; Bill Henderson (first post-crisis appearance); Professor Emil Hamilton (first appearance); VILLAINS: Lex Luthor; Lilya; The Freedom League; Abu
Synopsis
Superman fights some terrorists. Luthor develops a serum that will help Lois' sick mother, which she can have if she goes on a date with him.
Reprints

Rarer Than Kryptonite! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / insert or dust jacket / 0 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Letters
?

Characters
Superman

Indexer Notes

Postcard to be used to enter a contest to win THE MAN OF STEEL trade paperback. Insert not included in page count.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Adventures Begin!
    Superman
  2. 1. Man O' War!
    Superman
  3. 2. Rarer Than Kryptonite!
    Superman
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