"Superman's Secret Revealed": Lois Lane plays a prank on Clark Kent by concocting a fake newspaper story, revealing that Clark Kent is Superman. Things get out of hand, and the story gets published, creating a vexing series of problems for the Man of Steel.
Appearing in "Superman's Secret Revealed"
Synopsis for "Superman's Secret Revealed"
Lois Lane plays a prank on Clark Kent by concocting a fake newspaper story, revealing that Clark Kent is Superman. Things get out of hand, and the story gets published, creating a vexing series of problems for the Man of Steel.
Appearing in "Destroyers From the Depths"
- U.S.Navy crews
- Escorting warships
- Fange's Submarine (Destroyed)
Synopsis for "Destroyers From the Depths"
A German inventor, Herr Fange, develops a whistle capable of summoning and controlling titanic monsters from deep in the ocean. From these, he forms an army of Nazi-controlled Sea Serpents, that Hitler plans to use against Allied convoys. They also raid the town of Weston. Superman assists the U.S.Navy in fighting the creatures and protecting ships. Fange's whistle gets broken, and the monsters turn against him, and destroy his submarine.
Appearing in "Lair of the Leopard"
- Lois Lane
- Herman the Heroic (Herman Hoskins) (First appearance)
- The Leopard (Single appearance)
- his gang
- Catg Johnson, zookeeper
- Zeb Harmon, zookeeper
Synopsis for "Lair of the Leopard"
- Synopsis not yet written.
Appearing in "Not In the Cards"
- his gang
- Jim Cameron
- Peter Fellows
- Philip Brandon
- Jake Clymer
- Morton Thornton
- Harlow Gates (Dies)
Synopsis for "Not In the Cards"
After losing at various card championships, and being busted by Superman, The Puzzler vows to escape from prison and kill every one of the winners. He does escape, and he kills one of them, before Superman intervenes to protect the others. The Puzzler sets up a death-trap puzzle for Superman, which Superman overcomes, but the Puzzler gets away.
- Published by Superman, Inc.
- First issue of this title to be edited by Jack Schiff, replacing Whitney Ellsworth.
- This issue is reprinted in The Superman Archives Vol. 5.
- In Destroyers From the Depths, Fange's submarine is destroyed by his own monsters.
- At the end of Not In the Cards, the Puzzler has escaped and is still at large. This was rare, in stories of the Golden Age.
- In "Superman's Secret Revealed", Luthor appears briefly but develops no new big or evil scheme. He will return with his twelfth mad plan in Superman #31.
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