||Luthor; Brainiac; Supergirl; Toyman; Lana Lang; Ma and Pa Kent; Alfred; Perry White; Lois Lane
||In this imaginary tale, Kal-El loses his powers to gold Kryptonite while on the way to Earth. Lex Luthor develops a serum which gives him super powers and becomes Superboy, then Superman. Clark Kent becomes Batman to avenge the death of his foster father at the hands of a burglar.
||This is Cary Bates's first full story, though he had previous plots used. Imaginary story
||in Best of DC, The (DC, 1979 series) #19