SUPERMAN 167, February 1964, was published on December 19, 1963. It contained 32 pages for the cover price of 12¢. The editor was Mort Weisinger, and the cover was pencilled by Curt Swan and inked by George Klein, from a cover concept by future Superman writer Cary Bates.
– THE LUTHOR – BRAINIAC TEAM (27 pages), was written by Edmond Hamilton. This story was reprinted in SUPERMAN 245, December 1971, SUPERMAN: THE GREATEST STORIES EVER TOLD vol. II & SUPERMAN VS. BRAINIAC.
– Part I: THE DEADLY DUO (9 pgs.)
– Part II: THE DOWNFALL OF SUPERMAN (9 pgs.)
– Part III: THE HOUR OF KANDOR’S VENGEANCE (9 pgs.)
Also highlighted in this episode are the issue’s ads and other features, including the METROPOLIS MAILBAG, which begins with an explanation about the change in Brainiac’s origin.
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