Russell’s Comic Brag
World Of Krypton Mini-Series (1979)
With his world about to die, the scientist Jor-EL of the planet Krypton put his only son, Kal-EL, into a tiny spacecraft and sent it blasting on its way mere moments before Krypton exploded. That boy would eventually arrive on the planet Earth, where our world’s yellow sun would react with his Kryptonian physiology to give him remarkable powers. Kal-EL became known to millions as Superman. World Of Krypton expands on the history of Jor-EL like never before.
This time out, we’ll be getting into DC Comics Presents #34. We’ll start this episode with some Listener Feedback and then go straight to the “Russell’s Comic Brag” segment. I will be presenting a Spotlight for Superman’s Guests, The Shazam! Family. You will hear another Hostess Ad. And finally, we will take a trip to the Comic Spinner Rack.