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"Superman: Crime's Comedy King!": This story is reprinted from Action Comics #57.



Appearing in "Superman: Crime's Comedy King!"

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Villains:

  • The Prankster
  • "King" Ruggles (Single appearance)
  • Dutch (Single appearance)
  • Red (Single appearance)

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Synopsis for "Superman: Crime's Comedy King!"

This story is reprinted from Action Comics #57.

The Prankster returns, proposing a deal to racket boss King Ruggles. He takes money from Ruggles, then turns himself in to the police. Prankster then donates the money to charity, which wins him favor in the public. He is acquitted in court and befriends many celebrities. Then he robs those celebrities and turns the money over to Ruggles. He plans to double-cross his partner, but Superman has been keeping an eye out for trouble and is able to capture Ruggles and his men. However, the Prankster escapes.

Appearing in "The Sandman: The Adventure of the Magic Forest!"

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Villains:

  • The Nightshade (First appearance) (Apparent Death)
    • his gang: Chunky Harris, others

Other Characters:

  • Toby Tucker, Sandy's friend
  • Mr. Tucker, and Nora Tucker, Toby's parents

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  • Earth-Two
    • Gotham City

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Synopsis for "The Sandman: The Adventure of the Magic Forest!"

This story is reprinted from World's Finest #6.

Sandman and Sandy clash with Nightshade, a criminal engineer who has built a gangster hideout in the form of a "haunted forest", near Gotham City, rigged up with deadly, electrically controlled, rubber and metal, fake plants. Sandman and Sandy destroy this set-up, and Nightshade is apparently killed, then the whole forest burns in an electrical fire.

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