Action Comics Vol. 1 #597


“Visitor” -- 22 pages

  • written by John Byrne
  • pencils by John Byrne
  • inks by Leonard Starr and Keith Williams
  • a follow-up to Millennium (although not labeled as a tie-in)
  • Lana Lang meets Lois Lane for the first time (in Smallville)
  • Ma and Pa Kent tell Lois that they raised both Clark and Superman (though Lois still considers them separate entities)

See It in Context on the Continuity Pages:

Man of Steel #1 (collector's edition)Post-Crisis Superman: John Byrne Era (1986-1988)

In 1986, in the wake of Crisis on Infinite Earths, DC chose John Byrne to helm the reboot of the Superman titles. Byrne was the popular artist of Marvel’s The Uncanny X-Men, which he had often… [more]

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