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  1. Cover by Curt Swan and Stan Kaye.
  2. "The Super-Weapon!" written by Jerry Siegel, penciled by Curt Swan and inked by Stan Kaye. Bert Talbot, Luthor's cell mate, is released from prison and uses a blueprint he got from Luthor to create a Super-Weapon. It's up to Superman and Jimmy Olsen to stop him!
  3. "Superboy's First Public Appearance!" written by Jerry Siegel, penciled and inked by Al Plastino. Superman reminisces about the first time he made his existence known publicly.
  4. "The Orphans of Space!" written by Jerry Siegel, penciled and inked by Al Plastino. Superman, Krypto and Supergirl experience a frightening Red Kryptonite-induced hallucination. Reprinted in Superman #213.

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Superboy's First Public Appearance 0

For the Centennial Celebration of the Daily Planet, Superman flies around the world taking photos of the Planet's branch offices. While doing this he reminisces about his first public appearance. In many ways, this is a totally unnecessary story. Basically Superboy foils a robbery attempt by some thieves that use scuba gear to escape by sea. That's fine, but the rest of the story is about how he meets the Mayor, then the Governor, delivers a pardon to the jail (similar to the Golden Age story of...

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