Action Comics #669 [Direct]
(September 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
1991-08-08
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 #30.


The Thorn By His Side! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Bob McLeod (signed)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Thorn [Rose Forrest]

The Tomb of the Last Mayan King! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

3 Musketeers Adventures / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Paper Trail (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Bob McLeod
Inks
Denis Rodier
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Thorn [Rose Forrest]; Lois Lane; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lucy Lane; Sam Lane; Ella Lane; Perry White; Hayden; VILLAINS: Intergang [Ugly Mannheim; Gillespie; Tiny Bubbles; Leilani]; Mort
Synopsis
Intergang attacks scab drivers for the newspaper, distracting the police, and Superman, from their real target, rail cars with paper headed to the Treasury Department. Plus, Jonathan and Martha meet Lois' family.

Re: Action (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Dan Thorsland
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Stewart St. John, Patrick Ross, Patrick Bagley, Jim Cartwright, Scott Haan, Uncle Elvis, George Haberberger and Jeff Mitchell - and responses from Dan Thorsland.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thorn By His Side!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Tomb of the Last Mayan King!
    3 Musketeers Adventures
  3. 2. Paper Trail
    Superman
  4. 3. Re: Action
    Re: Action
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