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    Action Comics #475 (D.C. Comics, 1977). 9/1977 - 2ND APPEARANCE OF VARTOX. Cover by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. "The Super-Hero Who Refused To Hang Up His Boots," script by Cary Bates, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Frank Chiaramonte; Vartox feels his powers waning and sees Karb-Brak, the Andromedan living on Earth as a human, as his salvation; Unfortunately, his power causes Karb-Brak to succumb to his allergy again, and to attack Clark Kent.

    Publisher: DC
    Category: Universal
    Page Quality: Off-white
    Artists/Writers: Cary Bates & Elizibeth Smith stories Kurt Schaffenberger, Win Mortimer & Frank Chiaramonte art
    Significance: Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez cover. 1st appearance of Vartox. Lori Lemaris backup story.
    CGC census 7/20: 6 in 9.8, none higher.

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