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Action Comics (1938) - #51
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  Editor(s):
Murray Boltinoff
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Mort Weisinger

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Cover Date: August 1942
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: WORLD'S LARGEST SELLING COMIC MAGAZINE
Can SUPERMAN be fooled?
In this issue we present
the strange story of
THE PRANKSTER
and the foolproof plot!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 64 pages

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Reprinted/Collected in:
The Superman Chronicles (2006) TPB vol. 09
Superman: The Action Comics Archives (1998) HC vol. 03

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