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Action Comics (1938) - #290
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  Editor(s):
Mort Weisinger

Cover Artist(s):
George Klein
Kurt Schaffenberger
Curt Douglas Swan
 

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Cover Date: July 1962
Cover Price: US $ 0.12

Issue Tagline: Half a Superman!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
A Red Kryptonite exposure makes Superman’s and Krypto’s left sides vulnerable for 48 hours, and Lois Lane is determined to use the knowledge to prove that Clark Kent is Superman.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Action Comics (1938) #347
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (2007) TPB vol. 02
Showcase Presents: Superman (2005) TPB vol. 03
Supergirl: The Silver Age (2017) TPB vol. 02
Supergirl: The Silver Age Omnibus (2016) HC vol. 01

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synopsis by Darkmark
Schaffenberger's work on the cover limited to touching up the penciling on Lois Lane.

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