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Action Comics (1938) - #5
"Superman and the Dam"
DC Comics


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  Writer(s):
Jerome 'Jerry' Siegel

Penciller(s):
Joe Shuster

Inker(s):
Joe Shuster

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(Unknown Creator)

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Editor(s):
Vincent A. Sullivan - 'Vin'

Cover Artist(s):
Leo O'Mealia
 

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Cover Date: October 1938
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: 64 pages of thrills!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 64 pages

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Synopsis:
Superman stops a dam from flooding and scoops Lois in the process.

Reprinted/Collected in:
The Great Comic Book Heroes (1965) HC
Superman (1939) #3
The Superman Chronicles (2006) TPB vol. 01
Superman: The Golden Age Omnibus (2013) HC vol. 01

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