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    Superman #249 (D.C. Comics, 1972). 3/1972 - 52 Page Giant Issue. Origin and 1st appearance of Terra-Man. Cover art by Neal Adams. The Challenge of Terra-Man, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson; The appearance of a stagecoach on the streets of Metropolis heralds the arrival of Terra-Man, a character seemingly from a spaghetti western, yet with super-scientific weapons. The Origin of Terra-Man, script by Cary Bates, pencils by Dick Dillin, inks by Neal Adams. High Man on a Flagpole! starring Superman, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Sikela.

    Publisher: DC
    Category: Universal
    Page Quality: Off-white
    Artists/Writers: Cary Bates story, Neal Adams cover Curt Swan, Murphy Anderson, Dick Dillin and Neal Adams art
    Significance: Origin and 1st appearance of Terra-Man (Toby Manning). Archie and Edith Bunker cameo.
    CGC census 10/19: 33 in 9.6, 16 higher.

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