Superboy #28

Published
May 1951
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Cover, 1 page

"Two smash advententures starring the Boy of Steel"

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #12 (January-February 1951)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #28 (May 1951)
Show/hide 1. The Supercoach of Smallville High (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk, scripter [as William Woolfolk]
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #162 (March 1951)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #28 (May 1951)
Show/hide 2. Robin the Robot (Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Star Spangled Comics (DC, 1941 series) #109 (October 1950)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #28 (May 1951)

Notes

This story is printed two up, on side.

Show/hide 3. The Puppet that Came to Life (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
John Sikela, penciller
 
Ed Dobrotka, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #12 (January-February 1951)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #28 (May 1951)

Notes

This story is printed two up, on side.


Notes

The nature of this pricing variant is currently unknown. It is probably not part of the UK variant series, which commenced with issue 36.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 1055

Entry created

  • 26/12/2003

Cover added

  • 19/10/2019

Index completed

  • 05/04/2009

Last updated

  • 19/10/2019