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Action Comics (1938) - #244
"The Super-Merman of the Sea"
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Whitney Ellsworth
Mort Weisinger

Cover Artist(s):
Stan Kaye
Curt Douglas Swan
 

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Cover Date: September 1958
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
Superman pretends to play along with the scheme of an alien merman invader and his daughter to turn Earth into a water-world, only to convince him that he and his people would not be safe on Earth.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Showcase Presents: Superman (2005) TPB vol. 01
Superman (1939) #187
Superman: The Man Of Tomorrow Archives (2004) HC vol. 01
Teräsmies (1965) 1966-11

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Ellsworth was the credited editor; Weisinger, the actual.

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