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    Action Comics #408 (D.C. Comics, 1972). 1/1972 - 52-page giant. Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. "The Hero Superman Doomed to Die!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson; Superman finds himself unable to rescue a stranded astronaut. "The Shocking Secret of Super-X!", script by Cary Bates, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson; Superman creates a new identity to prevent contaminating earth with a strain of artificial bacteria. Classic reprint, "The Atom's Phantom Double!", script by Gardner Fox, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Murphy Anderson; A laboratory accident creates a ghostly duplicate of Ray Palmer, who wants to take the real Ray's place by destroying him.

    Publisher: DC
    Category: Universal
    Page Quality: White
    Pedigree: CBCS CERIFIED
    Artists/Writers: Cary Bates story Curt Swan & Murphy Anderson cover & art
    Significance:
    CGC census 1/19: 1 in 7.5, 32 higher.


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