SUPERMAN (1939) (#1-423) (DC) #201 - Descriptive Bibliography

Plot Synopsis: Superman (1939) #201
"Clark Kent Abandons Superman!" Art by Curt Swan. When the burden of being Superman becomes too much to handle, Clark Kent leaves behind his mission and his powers to try to find a new life on another planet under a red sun. For a time, he enjoys a new identity, powerless but peaceful, content and loved by a beautiful woman. But as he soon discovers, you can't escape the responsibility of being a hero.

Then, enterprising journalist Clark Kent takes an assignment in a South American Banana Republic, exposing the ambitions of the fascistic commander of a military prison. But his critical reporting instead lands Clark in prison along with all of the other political opponents of Col. Stradi. Still, Superman uses his amazing power and intelligence to turn Stradi's prison into "The Jolly Jailhouse!" (art by Wayne Boring).

GCD Data

Title: Clark Kent Abandons Superman

Featuring: Superman

Character Appearances: Villain= Kromn; Appearances= Clark Kent; Professor Steele; Superman; Perry White; Lois Lane; Kandor; Lloru; Rolgar

Credits: Cary Bates (Script), Curt Swan (Pencils), George Klein (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Title: letters page

Featuring: Metropolis Mailbag

Credits: ? (Script).

Title: The Jolly Jailhouse!

Featuring: Superman

Character Appearances: Villain= Colonel Stradi; Appearances= Superman; Clark Kent; Judge Rafol

Credits: Jerry Coleman (Script), Al Plastino (Pencils), Al Plastino (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Comic Creator Database

Publisher: DC ComicsTitle: SUPERMAN (1939) (#1-423) (DC)
IssueFairGoodVery GoodFineVery FineNear Mint
201 (16.50) 33.00 (66.00) (92.00) (153.00) (204.00)

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