nuclear explosion coverCover pencils by Ed Hannigan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Day They Nuked Superman!, script by Bob Rozakis (Story) and Joey Cavalieri (Script), pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Dick Giordano; The Master Jailer uses some nuclear missiles in an attempt to kill Superman.
Richard "Dick" Giordano was an American comics artist and editor whose long and prosperous career included introducing Charlton Comics' "Action Heroes" stable of superheroes and serving as executive editor of DC Comics. He worked on a wide range of titles over the years, including Batman, Green Lantern/Green Arrow, Teen Titans, Aquaman, Wonder Woman, Action Comics among countless others. His style was very much in the Neal Adams mold, making him a popular go-to artist in the 70s and 80s.
Irv Novick was an artist and inker for DC Comics. During the 1950s and 60s he often collaborated with friend and editor Robert Kanigher on DC's various war-related titles such as G.I. Combat and Our Fighting Forces.