Adventures of Superman #501 [Collector's Edition]
(Late June 1993)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price
1.95 USD; 2.50 CAD; 1.00 GBP
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1993-04-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Carlin; Jennifer Frank (assistant)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

1993 Triangle #15. This has a die-cut overcover. This edition only available through the direct-sales market.


Reign of the Supermen! The Metropolis Kid is Back (Table of Contents)

Superboy; Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tom Grummett (signed)
Inks
Doug Hazlewood (signed)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [as Superman]

The Adventures of Superman ... When He Was a Boy! [Reign of the Supermen, Part 4] (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy; Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Karl Kesel
Pencils
Tom Grummett
Inks
Doug Hazlewood
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Albert DeGuzman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [as Superman]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Bibbo Bibbowski; Krypton (dog; first appearance); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Allie; Cat Grant; Tana Moon (first appearance); Guardian [Jim Harper]; Gordon; Briscoe; Lex Luthor (villain); Vinnie Edge (villain); Steel Hand (villain); Carl Packard (villain)
Synopsis
Superboy introduces himself to Metropolis.

Indexer Notes

Story continues from SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #78 and story continues in ACTION COMICS (DC, 1938 series) #688.

Superboy! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superboy / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Tom Grummett (signed)
Inks
Doug Hazlewood (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy

Indexer Notes

Poster is in middle of comic book.

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

Kryptograms / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jennifer Frank
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - William Duncan, Johnny Graybeal and Jon E. Hechtman - and responses from Jennifer Frank.

[Cover - Adventures of Superman #502] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Superboy; Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Reign of the Supermen!] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Reign of the Supermen! The Metropolis Kid is Back
    Superboy; Superman
  2. 1. The Adventures of Superman ... When He Was a Boy! [Reign of the Supermen, Part 4]
    Superboy; Superman
  3. 2. Superboy!
    Superboy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Kryptograms
  5. 4. [Cover - Adventures of Superman #502]
    Superboy; Superman
  6. 5. [Reign of the Supermen!]
    Superman
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