Superman #37

KG Murray

Australia

Published
June 1950
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 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 Superman Scoop Parade (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"Superman Scoop Parade See Inside! Full Size 36 page comic"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #138 (November 1949)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Meet Superboy in Superboy Comics (Superboy) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

"Meet Superboy in Superboy Comics the Adventures of Superman when he was a boy. 36 Thrill-packed pages for 6d. Action! Suspense! Drama!"

Details

Printed
1950
Genre
Superhero
More...
Meet Superboy in Superboy Comics

Notes

From issue 6 onwards, this series was re-named Superboy instead of Adventure Comics.

Show/hide 2. Superman Scoop-Parade (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #138 (November 1949)
Superman Scoop Parade
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #12 (March 1951)
Superman Scoop Parade
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"So you let Mervyn date you, Gloria? Why he's the stingiest boy in the school!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

"I'm glad I opened this sandwich shop--It's doing well!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 5. They Wanted Wings (Zatara the Master Magician) Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

"C'mon--Get moving! Gosh, this directing traffic made my throat coarse!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #149 (July 1949)
Untitled
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Jasper) Comic story, 1 page

"If I don't reduce a little, I won't be able to fit into my clothing any more!"

Featuring

Feature
Jasper
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Lit-Win, scripter
Art
Lit-Win, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #144 (May 1950)
Show/hide 8. The Revolt of the Thought Machine (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz , scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #44 (February-March 1950)
The Revolt of the Thought Machine
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #12 (March 1951)
The Revolt of the Thought Machine

Synopsis

Superman battles a computer.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I've worked out a budget for myself. It's simply thrilling!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour
Code
S-3504

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Brad and Dad) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Dad, I need five pounds for one of these mess jackets..."

Featuring

Feature
Brad and Dad
Genre
Humour
Code
S-3610

Credits

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

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 128

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 07/09/2014

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 04/09/2019