Action Comics #374

DC Comics

United States.

Published
March 1969
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/22616

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Public Enemy No. 1 (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Art
Neal Adams
Colours
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Show/hide 1. Alias Super-Thief! (Superman) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Agent Zero-Zero [disguised as Clark Kent]; Jud Blake; "Duke" Dugan; "Gem" Horton; "Foxy" Fagan; "Dealer" Wheeler

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Jack Abel
Colours
?
Letters
?

Synopsis

The amnesiac Superman now believes that he is a criminal called Super-Thief and even leads his gang in crimes.

Notes

story continued from Action Comics #372; continues in the following issue

Show/hide 2. No title recorded (Super-Turtle) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"That plane can't land."

Featuring

Feature
Super-Turtle
Genre
Humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Code
3325
Characters
Super-Turtle

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colours
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #171 ([January 1974?])
Untitled

Synopsis

When the tire of a plane blows out in mid-air, Super-Turtle flies up and replaces it with a spare. He comments that if the plane had been on the ground he'd have to jack it up.

Show/hide 3. No Mercy for Supergirl! (Supergirl) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl [also appears as Linda Danvers]; the Avenger

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colours
?
Letters
Ben Oda ?

Synopsis

The Avenger, an alien from the planet Sarkon, sentences Supergirl to death for "killing" a plant and a butterfly during her college studies as Linda Danvers.

Show/hide 4. The Zeroids Are Here! (Zeroids; Ideal Toys) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Zeroids; Ideal Toys
Characters
Zeroids [Zerak; Zobor; Zintar]

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Metropolis Mailbag) Letters page, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Metropolis Mailbag

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters
typeset

Notes

letters submitted by Martin Pickup; Howard Schwartz; Jeffrey Goldsmith; Peter Kapesser; Robert Fare; Marianne Kreuter; Rock Punt

Show/hide 6. No title recorded Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Statement of October 1, 1968 Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 423,000 Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 443,856 Owner: National Periodical Publications, Inc., 575 Lexington Avenue, N.Y.,N.Y., 10022, wholly owned by Kinney National Service, Inc., 10 Rockefeller Plaza, N.Y., N.Y. 10020, a publicly-held corporation


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36220

Entry created

  • 27/03/2008

Index completed

  • 03/12/2019

Last updated

  • 03/12/2019