Action Comics #507 [Whitman]
(May 1980)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume
43
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
Whitman W [with Face]
Barcode
3041005
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
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 is a variant of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #507 [Newsstand].

The barcode is crossed out and invalid.


The Miraculous Return of Jonathan Kent! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-3319
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jonathan Kent
Keywords
cemeteries; graves; graveyards; headstones; tombstones

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Miraculous Return of Jonathan Kent! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-3328
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; Josh Coyle; Starshine
Synopsis
Clark Kent's long dead father, Jonathan Kent, suddenly shows up alive and well in Metropolis.
Reprints
Keywords
hippie

An Arrow in Time (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Green Arrow; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Superman in Action / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-3326

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

DC Puzzle / activity / 0.83 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Part of The DC Feature Page. Crossword puzzle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Answer Man / text article / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Part of The DC Feature Page.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Miraculous Return of Jonathan Kent!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Miraculous Return of Jonathan Kent!
    Superman
  3. 2. An Arrow in Time
    Green Arrow; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    DC Puzzle
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Answer Man
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