Adventures of Superman #438 [Direct]
(March 1988)

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
1987-11-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Michael Carlin
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed) [as Da Ordster]
Inks
Jerry Ordway (signed) [as Da Ordster]
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Reprints

...The Amazing Brainiac (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
John Beatty
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Albert DeGuzman

Job Number
G-3457
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Cat Grant; Jimmy Olsen; Adam Morgan; Jerry White; Lois Lane; Mr. Chin; Mrs. Chin; Ronnie Chin; Janet Jones; Selena the Beautiful Buxum Bearded Lady; Harry; Dr. Howard (first appearance); VILLAIN: Brainiac [Milton Fine; Vril Dox] (first post-Crisis appearance)
Synopsis
Superman, Cat and Jimmy spend a day at the circus, little knowing that they will be meeting one of Superman's greatest foes... Brainiac.
Reprints

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

The Adventures of Superman / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Carlin ?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-3059

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Matthew A. Young, Charles D. Brown, Joe Frank, Richard Padilla, Jarrod Cline, Charlie Harris, T.M. Maple, R. Ray and Howard T. Kidd.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. ...The Amazing Brainiac
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Superman
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