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Issue Details

Issue #73
Published November-December 1951
Cover Price 0.10
Pages 52
Editing Whitney Ellsworth

Cover Details

Genre superhero
Pencils Win Mortimer
Inks Win Mortimer

12 page Superman story "Hank Garvin, Man of Steel"

Characters Hank Garvin (Intro); Honest Jack Dugan (Intro, Villain); Friendly Al Piper (Intro, Villain); Harry Dane (Intro; Villain)
Genre superhero
Script Bill Finger
Pencils Al Plastino?
Inks Al Plastino?

12 page Superman story "The Mighty Mite"

Characters Superman (Origin,details); Jonathan Kent (Flashback); Martha Kent (Flashback); Jeremy Kendall (Intro); Henrietta Kendall (Intro); Horace Preson (Intro); Cynthia Preston (Intro); Mr. and Mrs. Joe Smith (Flashback); Superbaby (Flashback)
Genre superhero
Script Bill Finger
Pencils Wayne Boring
Inks Stan Kaye

2 page Jerry Jitterbug filler

Genre gag
Script Henry Boltinoff
Pencils Henry Boltinoff
Inks Henry Boltinoff
Letters Henry Boltinoff

2 page text story "Boxing's Forgotten Man"

Script Frank Minton
Letters typeset

12 page Superman story "Perry White Vs. Clark Kent"

Characters Maxwell Leeds (Intro, DAILY PLANET publisher); Curtis (Intro, DAILY DISPATCH editor); Ruth Dugan (Intro)
Synopsis Clark Kent briefly becomes PLANET editor; PLANET combines with rival DISPATCH
Genre superhero
Pencils Curt Swan
Inks John Fischetti