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Action Comics (1938) - #272
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Mort Weisinger

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Stan Kaye
Curt Douglas Swan
 

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Cover Date: January 1961
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
Lois Lane draws and writes a comic strip for the Planet featuring a super-hero called Mental Man. Superman has Aquaman pretend to be Mental Man come to life in order to trap gangster Ace Ruggles.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (2007) TPB vol. 01
Showcase Presents: Superman (2005) TPB vol. 02
Supergirl Archives (2005) HC vol. 02
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (1958) #68

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Jerome 'Jerry' Siegel

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