Superman #17

    Superman » Superman #17 released by DC Comics on July 1942.

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    Lois suspects that Clark Kent is Superman. A vicious criminal uses innocent people, trapped by hypnotic power, who are armed with a bomb apparatus that makes it possible for them to rob without opposition from the police. Superman must solve a series of bold crimes that were pulled by ungainly men who look anything but formidable. Lex Luthor survives his execution in the electric chair, which only makes him more powerful.

    1. Man Or Superman? (Superman vs The Talon) -- Superman has his hands full trying to stop a sinister villain named 'The Talon' who doesn't care how many innocents have to die for him to achieve his goals. But, to make matters worse, Lois Lane now suspects that he is really Clark Kent!
    2. The Human Bomb (Superman vs Watkins)
    3. G-Man
    4. Muscles For Sale (Superman)
    5. Rollin' Stone (gag strip by Ray Gill)
    6. Killer's Guns (full text story)
    7. When Titans Clash (Superman vs Lex Luthor : continued from Action Comics #47 - Powerstone) Reprinted in Superman #252 - Superman with the World's Greatest Flying Heroes!


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    You can't keep a good reporter in the dark forever... 0

    "Man or Superman?" is the story you knew would come sooner or later. Lois Lane, The Daily Planet's ace reporter, works day-in and day-out with Clark, and is regularly saved from death and disaster by Superman, who never seems to be far off. And you know, the two do kind of look like each other a little...  Yes, Lane finally begins to suspect that Clark and Superman may be one in the same. And, she's so certain she's willing to bet her life on it - literally. This is an important development in t...

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