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Exhibition Geppi Gems

Superman, no. 75, January 1993. New York: DC Comics. Stephen A. Geppi Collection of Comics and Graphic Arts, Serial and Government Publications Division, Library of Congress (016.00.00) © DC Comics

Death of Superman Memorial Edition

Superman, no. 75 features the final part of the storyline “Death of Superman,” where Superman dies after fighting supervillain Doomsday. This “crossover event” took place over multiple DC Comics series and over the course of several months, ending when issue no. 75 was released in November 1992 (though the cover is dated January 1993). The issue was released in multiple editions including a limited edition black polybag that featured a bleeding Superman logo, and contained a black armband, trading card, and poster as well as the comic book.