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Action Comics (1938) - #561
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  Editor(s):
E. Nelson Bridwell
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Eduardo Barreto - 'Luis Eduardo Barreto'
 

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Cover Date: November 1984
Cover Price: US $ 0.75

Issue Tagline: Extra! Artist Wayne Boring Returns With "The Past And Future Superman!"

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Letters Column: Action Reaction

Synopsis:
Toymaker gets out of jail and hosts a quiz show about himself, offering one million dollars to the winner. Has he finally gone straight, or is there something more sinister going on?

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Writer(s):
Paul Kupperberg

Penciller(s):
Kurt Schaffenberger

Inker(s):
Dennis J. Jensen

Colorist(s):
Gene D'Angelo

Letterer(s):
Albert Tobias De Guzman

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Writer(s):
E. Nelson Bridwell

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Wayne Boring

Inker(s):
David 'Dave' Hunt

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Gene D'Angelo

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Todd Klein

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Zatara appears in a 1-panel flashback to The New Adventures of Superboy #14.

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