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Action Comics (1938) - #47
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Murray Boltinoff
Whitney Ellsworth
Mort Weisinger

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Fred Ray
 

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Cover Date: April 1942
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: WORLD'S LARGEST SELLING COMIC MAGAZINE
In this issue
SUPERMAN
tangles with
his super-enemy
LUTHOR
in the startling
adventure of the
"POWERSTONE"

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 64 pages

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Reprinted/Collected in:
Superman (1939) #252
The Superman Chronicles (2006) TPB vol. 08
Superman: The Action Comics Archives (1998) HC vol. 03

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