Action Comics #447

DC Comics

United States

Published
May 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/28520

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Man Who Created Superman (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1958
Characters
Superman; Joseph J. Jerome

Credits

Art
Dick Giordano
Colours
Tatjana Wood

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics; pencils previously credited to Bob Oksner. Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Show/hide 1. The Mummy (Batman; Hostess Twinkies) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Hostess Twinkies
Genre
Superhero

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Man Who Created Superman! (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1909
Characters
Superman; Steve Lombard; Oscar Asherman; Josh Coyle; Joseph J. Jerome; Brad Jerome; Werner Springer

Credits

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Bob Oksner

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #201 ([July 1976?])
The Man Who Created Superman
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #201 ([July 1976?])
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Murray, 1978? series) #41 ([September 1980?])
The Man Who Created Superman
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Superman in Action) Letters page, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman in Action
Code
S-1949

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. No title recorded Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Average circulation in the previous year was 237,000.

Show/hide 5. The Girl with the 24-Karat Dreams! (The Atom) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1938
Characters
the Atom; Enrichetta Negrini

Credits

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Klaus Janson

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 #115.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35435

Entry created

  • 27/12/2007

Index completed

  • 10/09/2019

Last updated

  • 10/09/2019