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  1. Superman and the Dam - (Siegel / Shuster) A massive downpour threatens to break the Valleyho Dam, threatening the nearby town of Valleyho. Daily Star editor George Taylor wants Clark Kent to cover the story, but Lois tricks him so she can get the scoop. With Clark off on a wild goose chase, who will save the people of Valleyho?
  2. Coyote Canyon Bill
  3. Fantastic Facts
  4. The Diddle Family
  5. Chuck Dawson
  6. The Newport Silver Cup Races (Pep Morgan)
  7. Phil the Floater
  8. Adventures of Marco Polo
  9. Valley of the Past
  10. The Nestralian Spy (Tex Thomson)
  11. Sportettes
  12. Gentleman Jack, the Bank Robber pt 1 (Scoop Scanlon)
  13. The Egyptian Wizard (Zatara)
  14. Star Light

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Back When Superman Struggled to Save Something Simple as a Dam 0

The lead story of this month's issue of Action Comics is a nine page Siegel and Shuster Superman story called 'Superman and the Dam'. I like this story because it shows a Superman that wasn't all powerful - he doesn't somehow overhear everything with super-hearing; and even when he gets to the dam, he's only able to hold it temporarily - eventually the flood waters still break through.If you want to see what Superman was like before he became an all-powerful god, check out some of these early Ac...

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