Friday, June 21, 2013
Daily Panel | Superman's real name has always been Richard
From Action Comics #4 (September 1938). Written by Jerry Siegel; drawn by Joe Shuster.
Another undercover adventure for Superman, but this one was especially weird. Superman needs to infiltrate a football team to stop a game from being fixed, so he replaces one of the players. Without the player's permission.
Superman drugs the guy and keeps him tied up in a flophouse while he takes the poor schmuck's place. He ends up fixing the guy's miserable life in a spectacular way, but still...