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Issue Details

Issue #267
Published August 1960
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 36
Editing Mort Weisinger

Cover Details - "Hercules in the 20th Century!"

Characters Superman [Clark Kent] (poster); Hercules [Roger Tate]
Genre superhero
Pencils Curt Swan
Inks Stan Kaye
Reprinted In Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #2

13 page Superman story "Hercules in the 20th Century!"

Characters Gods of Olympus [Jupiter; Mercury; Vulcan; Venus; Achilles]; Hercules [Roger Tate]; Superman; Lois Lane; Lex Luthor; Perry White; Frank Hall
Synopsis Lex Luthor builds a time-machine to bring Hercules to the present to use him to stop Superman. Hercules gets wise to Luthor's plan and helps Superman stop Luthor, and then decides to stay in the present and falls in love with Lois Lane.
Genre superhero
Script Otto Binder
Pencils Wayne Boring
Inks Stan Kaye
Notes Story continues next issue.
Reprinted in Superman (DC, 1939 series) #239 (June-July 1971); In Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #2

13 page Supergirl story "The Three Super-Heroes!"

Characters Supergirl; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Chameleon Boy; Colossal Boy; Invisible Kid]; Superman
Synopsis The Legion comes to the 20th century to meet Supergirl and invites her to come to the 30th Century to apply to join the Legion.
Genre superhero
Script Jerry Siegel
Pencils Jim Mooney
Inks Jim Mooney
Letters Joe Letterese
Notes Third appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes; first appearance of Chameleon Boy, Colossal Boy, and Invisible Kid.
Reprinted in Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #334; in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #492; in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #1; in Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #1; in Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1

1 page Ollie filler

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