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  • Silver Age fans were used to misleading covers, like this one (that's not really Superman). 1 / 11

  • However, when the events of the cover don't happen at all? They get mad! 2 / 11

  • That's what happened in Action Comics #266, as there is no competition inside! 3 / 11

  • Superman and Krypto only show up to inspire an orphan into dressing Streaky like Krypto. 4 / 11

  • However, when Streaky gets power, they come and go, making Paul look like a liar. 5 / 11

  • Krypto makes a quick appearance to make the kids not think Paul concocted it all. 6 / 11

  • Fans were so outraged that their letters convinced DC to do a REAL Streaky/Krypto competition! 7 / 11

  • DC even specifically credited all of the fans writing in for the story! 8 / 11

  • A jealous super-powered Streaky picks a fight with Krypto. They then have a competition. 9 / 11

  • The whole thing is interrupted by some nonsense and then Beppo the Super-Monkey! 10 / 11

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