Superman #280

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1974
Page count
36
Cover price
0.20 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/27809

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Duel of the Diamond Demons! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1808
Characters
Superman; crowd

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colours
?
Letters
?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #191 ([September 1975?])
Duel of the Diamond Demons

Synopsis

Superman transformed to half-diamond form, threatens unseen enemy with revenge.

Notes

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

Show/hide 1. Duel of the Diamond Demons! (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1775
Characters
Steve Lombard (villain); Superman; Dale Smith; Morgan Edge; Clark Kent; Steve Lombard

Credits

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colours
?
Letters
?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #191 ([September 1975?])
Duel of the Diamond Demons
Show/hide 2. The Last Headline! (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1797
Characters
Morgan Edge (villain); Clark Kent; Laura Conway; Perry White; Zack Dawson; Lois Lane; Steve Lombard; Lola Barnett; Jimmy Olsen; Ryan Lowell; others

Credits

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colours
?
Letters
?

Synopsis

Morgan Edge announces that Perry White is retiring when he turns 65. Clark Kent is given the assignment of filming Perry's last job. They track Zack Dawson as he is released from prison and manage to both locate Dawson's missing loot and apprehend the villain. Prry White is allowed to stay on after protests from the rest of the staff at Galaxy.

Notes

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

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Metropolis Mailbag) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Metropolis Mailbag
Code
S-1811

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #108.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37372

Entry created

  • 18/09/2008

Index completed

  • 03/12/2019

Last updated

  • 03/12/2019