Superman (vol. 1) #1 (Summer 1939):
“Clark Kent Gets a Job”
by Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster

Superman (vol. 1) #1

Title: “Clark Kent Gets a Job”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Summer 1939

Publisher: DC
Written by: Jerry Siegel
Art by: Joe Shuster

8 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Superman Superman (Clark Kent) hero
CBR Scale: S Methodist / Kryptonian religion
Kryptonians; Super Friends...  DC 13,409
Bea Carroll Bea Carroll villain
CBR Scale: M manifestly non-religious
[first-ever Superman villain] DC 2
(6-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [falsely accused of murder; saved by Superman] DC 1
George Taylor George Taylor
(3-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S religious/ethical
[Clark Kent's first boss] DC 65
unnamed receptionist
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [let Clark Kent see editor, who initially turned him down] DC 1
unnamed governor unnamed governor
supporting character based on a real person
CBR Scale: I religious
[governor] DC 1
Evelyn Curry Evelyn Curry
supporting character
CBR Scale: S Christian (denomination
[first character ever saved by Superman] DC 1
Jack Kennedy
supporting character
 indeterminate  [solving Kennedy's murder was Superman's first case] DC 1