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Action Comics (1938) - #280
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Mort Weisinger

Cover Artist(s):
Stan Kaye
Curt Douglas Swan
 

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Cover Date: September 1961
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
Brainiac is revived from suspended animation in prehistoric times, comes back to the 20th Century, temporarily removes Supermanís powers with a Kryptonite bomb, and shrinks and bottles him and his friends--and, inadvertently, Congorilla, which proves to be his undoing.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Action Comics (1938) #360
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (2007) TPB vol. 01
Showcase Presents: Superman (2005) TPB vol. 03
Supergirl Archives (2005) HC vol. 02
The Superman Family (1974) #168

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