Action Comics #343

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1966
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/20477

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Eterno (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Eterno (partial)

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #95 ([July 1967?])
No title recorded
Show/hide 1. Eterno the Immortal (Superman) Comic story, 13.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Eterno; Superman Revenge Squad [Arl; Garan]; Perry White

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Art
Wayne Boring
Letters
Joe Letterese

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #95 ([July 1967?])
Eterno the Immortal
 
United States
DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #19 (December 1975-January 1976)
Eterno the Immortal
 
United States
DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #19 (December 1975-January 1976)

Synopsis

The Superman Revenge Squad revives Eterno, a 50-foot giant half-robot, half-android that was built by a lost civilization.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Plastic Man) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

"He's not: as strong as... Superman..."

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Humor; superhero

Credits

Art
Gil Kane
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Plastic Man (DC, 1966 series) #1, on sale September 22

Show/hide 3. Second Super-Smash Issue of the Ultimate Utmost... (Justice League of America) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #48 [80 Page Giant #G-29]

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Cap's Hobby Hints) Activity, 0.5 pages

"I always have trouble trying to find the water line..."

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Hints
Genre
Non-fiction
Code
6439

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

hint submitted by Michael Keating of Florissant, Missouri

Show/hide 5. Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal! (Supergirl) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl; Superman; Colonel Colby; Thora; Zor-El (cameo flashback)

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #40 (November 1959)
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #68 ([December 1970?])
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (Murray, 1977 series) #30 ([August 1978?])
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl's Pal!

Synopsis

Supergirl tries to reveal her existence to Jimmy Olsen but Jimmy has temporarily lost his sight and does not believe that a Supergirl exists.

Show/hide 6. Lost -- A Free Eduction! (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Advocacy; teen
Characters
Binky Biggs

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Binky advises his friend Tim against dropping out of high school.

Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated October 1951 and October 1958.

Show/hide 7. Daily Planet Vol.1, No.1 Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

No. 1 of a series where readers can inform the D.C. staff of any D.C. stories in other media.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Metropolis Mailbag) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Metropolis Mailbag

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks
George Klein (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

letters submitted by Dave Cockrum; Ray Hyatt; Larry L. Miller; Anna Battenhouse; Gregory Kozlowski; Richard Morton


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37712

Entry created

  • 06/10/2008

Index completed

  • 25/08/2019

Last updated

  • 25/08/2019