Superman, Vol. 1 #17

Man or Superman? / The Human Bomb / Muscles for Sale / When Titans Clash

Rel: Jul 1942 - Pub: Jul 1942
Action, Adventure, Super-Heroes
Golden Age | Color | USA | English

Man or Superman? - After a series of strange coincidences, including a recent problem with the subway system, Lois begins to suspect that Clark may be Superman.

The Human Bomb - A gang of crooks are willing to commit suicide, killing innocent bystanders if the people they rob fail to comply with their requests.

Muscles for Sale - A series of daring robberies are commited by people showing a much higher level of physical fitness than one would expect by looking at them. It's up to Clark Kent to go undercover.

When Titans Clash - Luthor somehow gains superpowers from at attempt to kill him with the electric chair. After tracking down the powerstone, he is soon a physical specimen far beyond Superman's abilities, and has even rendered Superman a normal mortal being.

Creators View all

Writer Jerry Siegel
Artist John Sikela, Leo Nowak
Penciller Joe Shuster
Cover Artist Fred Ray

Characters View all

Lois Lane
Perry White
Jimmy Olsen
Sgt. Casey
Lex Luthor
Superman (Kal-El / Clark Kent)