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Action Comics (1938) - #291
DC Comics


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  Editor(s):
Mort Weisinger

Cover Artist(s):
George Klein
Curt Douglas Swan
 

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Cover Date: August 1962
Cover Price: US $0.12

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Synopsis:
Superman is affected by a Red Kryptonite exposure that takes away his vulnerability to Green Kryptonite, but makes him vulnerable to gold, diamonds, silver, and aluminum.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Action Comics (1938) #373
Showcase Presents Supergirl (2007) TPB vol. 02
Showcase Presents Superman (2005) TPB vol. 03

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Robert Bernstein - 'R. Berns'

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Al Plastino

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