Superman #30

    Superman » Superman #30 - Superman Alias Superman released by DC Comics on September 1944.

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    Superman Alias Superman last edited by Raines on 04/18/21 07:07AM View full history

    "What's this?!? Lois Lane gives Superman the go-by for Clark Kent?!? Read 'Superman Alias Superman'"

    1. Superman Alias Superman (Superman vs Silver Foxx, with Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen, Perry White) --
    2. The Arch-Swindler (Lois Lane, Clark Kent) --
    3. The King's Substitutes (Superman) --
    4. Private Pete (gag strip by Henry Boltinoff) --
    5. Death of a Pirate (full text story) --
    6. The Mysterious Mr. Mxyztplk (Superman : first appearance of Mxy! / written by Jerry Siegel) When a truck driver strikes and apparently kills a pedestrian, the paramedics have a hard time removing the body which is a very short man who weighs an incredible amount - this is because it's no ordinary man, it's Mr. Mxyztplk! --
    7. Handy Andy (gag strip)

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    Everything bad about Superman for the next 30 years starts here! 0

    Thirty issues into Superman, the Man of Steel had gone from a guy who was able to leap tall buildings in a single bound - to a guy with nearly godlike powers. How do you find someone for him to fight? The writers finally hit on the answer with this issue - have him meet a guy that actually does have God-like powers.  Enter Mr. Mxyztplk, the answer to every lazy writer's dreams, the 'holodeck', if you will, of the Superman series; a cartoon-y character from another dimension who can do anything w...

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