Superman Supacomic #191

Published
September 1975
Page count
68
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (1)
 
Planet Comics (1)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Duel of the Diamond Demons (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"If it's the last thing I do--I'll get you for this!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1808
Characters
Superman; crowd

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #280 (October 1974)
Duel of the Diamond Demons!

Synopsis

Superman transformed to half-diamond form, threatens unseen enemy with revenge.

Show/hide 1. Duel of the Diamond Demons (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1775
Characters
Steve Lombard (villain); Superman; Dale Smith; Morgan Edge; Clark Kent; Steve Lombard

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #280 (October 1974)
Duel of the Diamond Demons!
Show/hide 2. Blind Date (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1628
Characters
Superman

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #273 (March 1974)
Blind Date!

Notes

Mort Weisinger appears as bust in Clark's apartment.

Show/hide 3. The Loneliest Man in the Universe (The Fabulous Wold of Krypton: Untold Stories of Superman's Native Planet) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Fabulous Wold of Krypton: Untold Stories of Superman's Native Planet
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Code
S-1813
Characters
Supergirl

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter [as Martin Pasko]
Art
Ernie Chan, line art [as Ernie Chua]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #282 (December 1974)
The Loneliest Man in the Universe
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #40 (September 1983)
The Loneliest Man in the Universe
Show/hide 4. For Sale--the Justice League (Justice League of America) Comic story, 26 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [The Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Snapper Carr]; Pete Ricketts (villain); Caleb Ray; Amazo (cameo)

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #8 (December 1961-January 1962)
For Sale--The Justice League!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #29 ([May 1962?])
For Sale--The Justice League
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #58 (November-December 1967)
For Sale-- The Justice League!
 
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #2 (September 1993)
For Sale--The Justice League!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
For Sale--The Justice League!

Synopsis

While Superman and Batman are away in Dimension X, small-time gangster Pete Ricketts finds a strange ray that he uses to turn the Justice League into a gang of mind-controlled criminals that he auctions off to the highest bidder.

Show/hide 5. The Good Deeds of Bizarro-Luthor (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Humour; superhero
Code
N-1227
Characters
Bizarro-Luthor (introduction); Bizarro #1; Bizarro, Jr. #1; Bizarro-Krypto; Bizarro Emergency Squad; Lex Luthor; Bizarro Lois Lane; Htrae

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
John Forte, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #293 (February 1962)
The Good Deeds of Bizarro-Luthor!
Also printed
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #169 (February-March 1975)
The Good Deeds of Bizarro-Luthor!
 
United States
Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World (DC, 2000 series) ([September] 2000)
The Good Deeds of Bizarro-Luthor!

Synopsis

Bizzaro-Luthor invents reverse "S" symbol for Bizarros.

Notes

The reprint includes a header introduction by Lois Lane, typical of Superman Family reprints of the time.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Cap's Hobby Hints) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Hints
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
, editor

Notes

The feature title has been removed from this reprint. The feature is on the bottom of page 47.


Notes

Issue includes the Trade Practices Act 1974 advertisement.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller
  • Grand Comics Database

AusReprints ID

  • 1178

Entry created

  • 14/01/2004

Cover added

  • 03/12/2019

Index completed

  • 29/08/2004

Last updated

  • 03/12/2019