Adventures of Superman Annual #1


“The Union” -- 38 pages

  • written by Jim Starlin
  • pencils by Dan Jurgens
  • inks by Steve Montano
  • the alien Wordbringer extracts the brains of Trudeau, South Dakota
  • features a cameo appearance by President Ronald Reagan

placing this issue here avoids breaking up Adventures of Superman‘s “Gangwar” storyline but also helps distance Adventures of Superman #434 (in which Perry White takes a brief leave of absence) from Action Comics Vol. 1 #594 (in which Perry’s back on the job)

See It in Context on the Continuity Pages:

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

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