Action Comics #585 [Direct]
(February 1987)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1986-11-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Andrew Helfer
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 DC Releases #33.


"... And Graves Give Up Their Dead..." (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Phantom Stranger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Phantom Stranger
Reprints
Keywords
cemeteries; graveyards; tombstones

And Graves Give Up Their Dead ... (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman; The Phantom Stranger / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Tom Ziuko ?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
G-2862
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Phantom Stranger; Arathaza [Barb Kowaleski] (first appearance)
Synopsis
The Phantom Strangers enlists Superman to help defeat a creature created by the Serabite Stone.
Reprints

Superman's Other Creators (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Meanwhile... / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Action Reaction / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Andy Helfer
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-2601

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Raymond Chuang, Mic McConnell, Brian Dreger, Steve O'Brien, Chris Blackmer and Keith R. Jones - and responses from Andy Helfer.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. "... And Graves Give Up Their Dead..."
    Superman; The Phantom Stranger
  2. 1. And Graves Give Up Their Dead ...
    Superman; The Phantom Stranger
  3. 2. Superman's Other Creators
    Meanwhile...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Action Reaction
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