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Action Comics (1938) - #199
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Whitney Ellsworth
George Kashdan
Jack Schiff
Mort Weisinger

Cover Artist(s):
Wayne Boring
Stan Kaye
 

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Cover Date: December 1954
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
Luthor creates a duplicate of Superman composed of duplicate atoms. Luthor then sends the duplicate to cause disasters and help criminals. Superman discovers the duplicate is not a robot and realizes that Luthor must be behind its creation. After battling the duplicate until its power runs out, Superman trails the energy source back to Luthor and destroys the machine responsible for the creation of the duplicate.

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Tarzan (1972) #233

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Ellsworth was the credited editor; Schiff, the managing; and Weisinger and Kashdan, the story.

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