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IDENTITY CRISIS
The Many Faces of the Man of Steel

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The Baby From Krypton
Episode 1
First aired on Feb. 12, 1940

The Krypton Science Council laughs at Jor-El's claim that the planet is doomed. Jor-El, Krypton's greatest scientist, walks home in disgust and finds comfort in his loving wife Lara. The couple is interrupted by a massive Earthquake indicating that the planet is about to explode. Immediately before the planet explodes, Jor-El and Lara bundle thier infant son Kal-El into an experimental rocket ship and send him on a to the planet Earth.

Cast

Producer: Frank Chase
Writer: George Ludlum
Jor-El: Ned Weaver
Lara: Agnes Moorehead
Ro-Zan: Jay Josten

Plot summary and credits courtesy of Superman: The Radio Program (1940-1950)
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Created by: Erin Barnes • Dave Hendrick • Chris Yeung