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  1. The Menace from the Stars (Superman) - Superman stops an asteroid on a collision course with Earth - but Kryptonite in the asteroid's make-up leave him with amnesia, and the effects of the asteroid are far from over on Earth too!
  2. Nine Men against Fort Mohawk (Tomahawk)
  3. Mystery of the Vanishing Villains (Green Arrow)
  4. Rockin' the Ranchers (Two-Gun Percy)
  5. Riddle of the Portuguese Cat (Danger Trail / written by Dave Wood)
  6. The Secret Weapons of the Crimesmith (Batman & Robin vs The Crimesmith)
To this day, the writer of the classic Superman story The Menace from the Stars remains unknown.

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Great sci-fi disaster story starring Superman 0

Although this issue of World's Finest features one of the silliest covers of all time (Batman, Robin and Superman all fleeing from a skunk), it also features one of the greatest Superman stories of the 1950s - The Menace From the Stars.  Much like a modern disaster film, a giant asteroid is on a collision course with Earth. Superman stops it from hitting the Earth, but knocks it into Earth orbit, wreaking havoc with the weather. Worse, the asteroid was partially composed of Kryptonite which caus...

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