Adventures of Superman #424


“Man o’ War!” -- 23 pages

  • written by Marv Wolfman
  • pencils by Jerry Ordway
  • inks by Mike Machlan
  • first appearance of Catherine Grant and Professor Hamilton
  • Luthor provides Lois Lane with a serum, that must be used monthly and thus keeps her gratefully coming to him, to save her mother’s life
  • Superman fights terrorists
  • Superman recieves a call from the mad scientist from Action Comics Vol. 1 #584 (placing this story shortly before that one)

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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