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Adventure Comics #42 [A Story]

"The Three Sandmen"
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Adventure Comics #42 [A Story]
Universe:   Earth-Two 
Editor: Vincent Sullivan
Writer: Bert Christman
Penciler: Bert Christman
Cover Artist : Creig Flessel
Cover Date : September 1939
On Sale Date: August 1939
Story Arc: -
Pages: 6
Cover Price : $0.10
Users Read: 22 Users Rated: 14
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Detective Comics (v1) #31 [F Story]
Detective Comics (v1) #31 [I Story]
Adventure Comics #42 [A Story]
Mystery Men Comics #3 [J Story]
Smash Comics (v1) #3 [E Story]
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Wesley meets up with some old friends when another past associate of theirs begins targeting pilots for murder.
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Character Appearances
Main Characters
  The Sandman
  The Sandman last appeared in Adventure Comics #41 [A Story]. The Sandman next appears in Adventure Comics #43 [A Story].

Supporting Characters
  Clyde Dunlap First Appearance
  This is Clyde Dunlap's only appearance.

  Happy O'Shea First Appearance
  This is Happy O'Shea's only appearance.

Other Characters
  Mrs. Evans First Appearance
  This is Mrs. Evans's only appearance.

  Steve Weber First Appearance
  This is Steve Weber's only appearance.

  Teeter Sneed First Appearance
  This is Teeter Sneed's only appearance.

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  go2shaw Says:    
  2017-11-13 17:43:13  
  It feels like this was not originally intended to be a Sandman story. Hmmm...  

  Ice Says:    
  2017-12-14 10:56:27  
  What the heck? This felt like some kind of Sandman Elseworlds tale. Maybe it's supposed to be a flashback or something.

As it is, this felt like neither a necessary "Sandman" story nor really a "good" story. It's probably the easiest one star rating I've given so far in the DCRO.

  Russ Says:    
  2018-01-19 06:03:05  
  I just didn't get this one either. It was waaaaay out of character for Wesley and didn't resemble anything like the stories I've come to expect from the Sandman. I don't mind stories that occasionally break format for a character, but this one was way out in left field and didn't even make sense within its own context. 1 star  

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