Action Comics (vol. 1) #51 (Aug. 1942):
“The Case of the Crimeless Crimes!”
by Jerry Siegel, John Sikela (as Joe Shuster)

Action Comics (vol. 1) #51

Title: “The Case of the Crimeless Crimes!”

Feature: Superman (Clark Kent)

Medium: comic

Cover date: Aug. 1942

Publisher: DC
Written by: Jerry Siegel
Art by: John Sikela (as Joe Shuster)

5 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Superman Superman (Clark Kent)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: S Methodist / Kryptonian religion
Kryptonians; Super Friends...  DC 13,409
Lois Lane Lois Lane supporting character
CBR Scale: I Catholic
Raleigh College
[Superman's girlfriend, then wife]
DC 3,859
Prankster Prankster (Oswald Loomis) villain
  [gained slimmer body in deal with demon Lord Satanus] DC 77
Perry White Perry White supporting character clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Baptist; Elvis worship (ordained)
[Superman's (Clark Kent's) boss; Daily Planet editor] DC 1,574
Sergeant Casey Sergeant Casey supporting character
 indeterminate  [police] DC 37