Superman Color Comics #2

Published
July 1947
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Some colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/578454

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor

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First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #106 (March 1947)
His Lordship, Clark Kent!
Show/hide 1. Attention Kids! [Climax, Triumph and Superman All-Color] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Attention Kids! Here are three thrilling color comics that really hit the bull's-eye in entertainment! No other comics give you all this for sixpence-- * Brilliant ALL-COLOR. * The world's most famous comic characters. * Fast-moving, clean adventure and rib-tickling humor. * Story material with the longest reading value. Ask your newsagent regularly for these famous comic titles. 36 Exciting Pages of Color Comics for 6d"

Details

Printed
1947
More...
Attention Kids! [Climax, Triumph and Superman All-Color]

Notes

Note that the word "All-Color" changes to "Color" in a later version of this advertisement.

Show/hide 2. His Lordship, Clark Kent (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
John Sikela, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #106 (March 1947)
His Lordship, Clark Kent!
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #nn [1] ([August 1956?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #nn [1] ([August 1956?])
His Lordship, Clark Kent
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #49 ([October 1965?])
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #49 ([October 1965?])
His Lordship, Clark Kent

Notes

This story is in colour.

Show/hide 3. That Old Class of Superboy's (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
John Sikela, penciller
 
George Roussos , inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Jack Schiff, Assistant Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #46 (May-June 1947)
That Old Class of Superboy's!
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #nn [1] ([August 1956?])
That Old Class of Superboy's
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #6 ([October 1965?])
That Old Class of Superboy's

Notes

This story is in colour.

Show/hide 4. Hurricane Hardy and the Knife of Mamba (Hurricane Hardy) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hurricane Hardy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Hart Amos, scripter
Art
Hart Amos, line art [signed]
Text
Hart Amos , letterer

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First published in this issue

Notes

This story is 'black and white', printed in blue ink.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Atomical Tom The Boy Inventor) Comic story, 1 page

"It's the very latest in camera, dad..."

Featuring

Feature
Atomical Tom The Boy Inventor
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Jim Borella Swan, scripter
Art
Jim Borella Swan, line art [signed]
Text
Jim Borella Swan , letterer

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #nn [1] ([August 1956?])
Untitled

Notes

This story is in black and white.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Splinter) Comic story, 1 page

"Snore!! Splinter!! Splinter!! Wake up!!"

Featuring

Feature
Splinter
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Jim Borella Swan, scripter
Art
Jim Borella Swan, line art [signed]
Text
Jim Borella Swan , letterer

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

This story is in colour.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 114

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 08/05/2011

Index completed

  • 18/07/2008

Last updated

  • 04/09/2019