Action Comics #665 [Direct]
(May 1991)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1991-04-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Carlin; Dan Thorsland (assistant)
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.

1991 Triangle #15.


The Eternal Sleep of Baron Sunday! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tom Grummett (signed)
Inks
Dennis Janke (signed)
Colors
Brett Breeding
Letters
?

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

Wake the Dead (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Tom Grummett
Inks
Jose Marzan
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

Job Number
G-6265
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Elroy (cat); The Linear Man (flashback); Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl] (flashback); Franklin Delano Roosevelt (flashback); Mr. Z [General Zeiten] (flashback); Sun-Eater (flashback); Merlin (flashback); Dev-Em (flashback); Jimmy Olsen; Sam Foswell; Inspector Bill Henderson; Warden Bailey; Dr. Chamberlin; VILLAINS: Baron Sunday; Darnell Jeffreys; Louis Lyman
Synopsis
After somehow killing 6 inmates on Stryker's Island, Baron Sunday reanimates the bodies and tries to use them to break him out of prison. When Superman interferes, Baron Sunday is shocked into a coma.
Reprints

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

Re: Action / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Thorsland
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Tim Durbin, Scott Edwards, Howard T. Kidd, Peter T. Chattaway, Mark Phillips, R.D. Hall, Jason Crase, Melissa Page, Dark Knight of Steel and Matthew Spatz - and responses from Dan Thorsland.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Eternal Sleep of Baron Sunday!
    Superman
  2. 1. Wake the Dead
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Re: Action
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