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Issue Details

Issue #2
Published February 1987
Cover Price 0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Andrew Helfer

Cover Details - "The Secret Revealed!"

Characters Clark Kent [Superman; Kal-El]; Lex Luthor; Amanda McCoy
Genre Superhero
Pencils John Byrne (signed)
Inks John Byrne (signed)
Reprinted in Superman: The Man of Steel (DC, 2003 series) #2

22 page Superman story "The Secret Revealed!"

Characters Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Amanda McCoy; Ms. Dunlop; Ms. Poole; Mr. Happersen; Dr. Kelley; VILLAINS: Lex Luthor; Metallo; Mr. Jenner (dies); Mr. Breen (dies)
Synopsis Lex Luthor uses every method available to him to learn the connection between Clark Kent and Superman, including drugging Ma and Pa Kent and torturing Lana Lang. The computer calculates that Clark Kent is Superman, which Lex feels is illogical, and so he has the computer data deleted and Amanda McCoy is fired.
Genre Superhero
Script John Byrne
Pencils John Byrne
Inks Terry Austin; Keith Williams (backgrounds)
Colors Tom Ziuko
Letters John Costanza
Reprinted in Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told, The (DC, 1987 series) #nn; in Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told, The (DC, 1989 series) #nn; in Superman: The Man of Steel (DC, 2003 series) #2

1 page Meanwhile... text article "Meanwhile.. Superman's Other Creators"

Characters Jerry Ordway (photo)
Script Dick Giordano
Pencils ? (photo)
Inks ? (photo)
Letters typeset
Notes Dick Giordano talks about the "other" creators on the Superman books - Marv Wolfman and Jerry Ordway.

2 page Superman letters page "Superman"

Script Andy Helfer
Letters typeset
Notes Andy Helfer introduces himself. Letters from readers - Alexander J.L. Bouchard, Kiril Kundurazieff, Terry Wood and John Migliore - and responses from Andy Helfer.