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Action Comics (1938) - #228
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Whitney Ellsworth

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Al Plastino
 

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Cover Date: May 1957
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
Superman constructs a skyscraper in Metropolis and turns it into a museum of his past cases.

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"Supermanís Super Skyscraper" - Edit this story

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Appearing in this story is an ape named Kongorilla who is brought back to the jungle after a career in Hollywood films. This ape is manipulated to appear intelligent. Despite the similar name, this ape is not golden, and has no magical properties, therefore is not a precursor to the Golden Gorilla that is one half of the Congorilla transformation. For that ape, see Action Comics #224.

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