Action Comics #453

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1975
Page count
36
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/29180

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)
Bob Rozakis (assistant)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"Now that Clark Kent is out of the way--"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2111
Characters
Superman; Nel's Brother

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner
Colours
Tatjana Wood

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin. The scene depicted here never takes place in the story.

Show/hide 1. Superman's Fantastic Face-Saving Feat! (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2076
Characters
Superman; Steve Lombard; Batman

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell

Synopsis

A criminal uses a device to change facial features with Clark Kent to get close enough to take a shot at Superman.

Show/hide 2. No title recorded (Superman in Action) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman in Action
Code
S-2120

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters
typeset

Notes

Includes letters from Richy Forman, George Leventhal and Mark Schmieder.

Show/hide 3. Minerva Menace! (Shazam!; Hostess Twinkies) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Shazam!; Hostess Twinkies
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta

Notes

Hostess Twinkie ad.

Show/hide 4. Danger: Thoughts at Work! (The Atom) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2052
Characters
Atom; Jean Loring; Laszlo Speer

Credits

Script
Martin Pasko
Art
José Delbo

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Flash (KG Murray, 1975 series) #134 ([December 1976?])
Danger: Thoughts at Work

Synopsis

Dr. Speer asks Ray to help him fix his Actualizer machine which is causing people to act out their subconscious thoughts.

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #121.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 31955

Entry created

  • 11/07/2007

Cover added

  • 05/09/2019

Index completed

  • 05/09/2019

Last updated

  • 05/09/2019