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Action Comics (1938) - #22
DC Comics


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Cover Date: March 1940
Cover Price: US $0.10

Issue Tagline:
In this issue:
ANOTHER THRILLING
ADVENTURE
OF
SUPERMAN!
WORLD'S LARGEST SELLING COMIC MAGAZINE!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 64 pages

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Reprinted/Collected in:
Limited Collectors' Edition (1973) C-31
The Superman Chronicles (2006) TPB vol. 03
Superman: The Action Comics Archives (1998) HC vol. 02
Superman: The Golden Age Omnibus (2013) HC vol. 01

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This was the first Action cover to feature the signature phrase, "WORLD'S LARGEST SELLING COMIC MAGAZINE!"

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