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Action Comics (1938) - #246
"Krypton On Earth"
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: November 1958
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
A replica of Kryptonopolis is built outside of Metropolis and Superman is invited to the opening ceremonies, not knowing it is part of a diamond-smuggling scheme by con man “Swinder” Smith.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Showcase Presents: Superman (2005) TPB vol. 01
Superman: The Man Of Tomorrow Archives (2004) HC vol. 01

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Ellsworth was the credited editor; Weisinger, the actual.

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Otto Oscar Binder - 'Eando Binder'

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Lara - El (Earth-1)
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