- Cover by Frank Miller.
- "Beyond Terminus" written by Bob Rozakis, penciled by Curt Swan, inked by Kurt Schaffenberger, colored by Tom Ziuko and lettered by John Costanza.
Kal-El of Krypton grew up in Smallville, living the dual lives of Superboy and Clark Kent until his adoptive parents, the Kents, died shortly after his high school graduation. As an adult, Superman is the hero of Metropolis, working as a mild-mannered newsman in his Clark Kent identity, but what happened between these two periods? Now the answers are revealed! THIS ISSUE: Luthor challenges Superman to combat, while Perry White tries to track down the Man of Steel in "Beyond Terminus".