Superman Supacomic #56

Published
April 1964
Page count
100
Cover price
2/-
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

"A Superman-Batman Spectacular… "Secret of the Captured Cavemen!" "Good! The primative earthmen and their leaders are under our control! Lead them into our spacehip!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney, line art

Reprint history

Printed in
World's Finest Comics 138, December 1963
Show/hide 1. The Secret of the Captive Cavemen (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Original
World's Finest Comics 138, December 1963
Show/hide 2. The Sweetheart Superman Forgot (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #17 ([May 1971?])
Original
Superman 165, November 1963
Show/hide 3. The Cat-Man Strikes Back (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger , scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Original
Detective Comics 318, August 1963
Show/hide 4. The Terrible Trio (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 5. The Super-Youth From Brozz (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
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superboy 109, December 1963
Show/hide 6. The Mystery of Sorcery Boy (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superboy 108, October 1963
Show/hide 7. Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires Part 2:The Bravest Legionnaire (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
John Forte, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #312 (September 1963)
Part I: The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires!
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #312 (September 1963)
Part II: The Bravest Legionnaire!
Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #93 ([June 1975?])
Part I: The Super Sacrifice of the Legionnaires
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #500 (June 1983)
Part I: The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires!
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #2 (1992)
Part I: The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
The Super-Sacrifice of the Legionnaires!
Printed in
Adventure Comics 403, March-April 1971 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-81)
 
Adventure Comics Digest 500, June 1983
Original
Adventure Comics 312, September 1963

Notes

Proty dies and Lightning Lad is revived.

Show/hide 8. Amazing Speeds (Amazing Speeds) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Speeds
Genre
Fact

Notes

Information on the speed of an intercontinental missile, Great Bear constellation, and the Gulf Stream.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1237

Entry created

  • 25/01/2004

Cover added

  • 18/11/2005

Index completed

  • 25/01/2004

Last updated

  • 11/10/2007