Giant Superman Album #41

Published
September 1980
Page count
100
Cover price
90 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Murray Comics (Red)
 
Murray Comics (Red)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
José Luis García-López, penciller [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
 
Ross Andru, penciller
 
José Luis García-López, penciller [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
 
Dan Adkins, inker
 
Dick Giordano, inker
 
José Luis García-López, inker [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #487 (September 1978)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #488 (October 1978)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #492 (February 1979)
Show/hide 1. Super-Origin of Microwave Man (Superman) Comic story, 30 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-2917

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
 
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #487 (September 1978)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #488 (October 1978)
Show/hide 2. The Man Who Created Superman (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-1909

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #447 (May 1975)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #447 (May 1975)
The Man Who Created Superman!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #201 ([August 1976?])
Show/hide 3. Invasion of the Deathless Brain Part 2: The Batman's Fatal Error Part 3: Old Gangsters Never Die (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
J-5106

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
George Tuska, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker [credited]
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, editor [as Jack Harris]

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #251 (June-July 1978)
Show/hide 4. The Boy Who Begged to Die (Superman) Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 5. Alakazam... It's Magic (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-3308

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
Alex Saviuk, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
Anthony Tollin, colourist
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #201 (May-June 1980)
Show/hide 6. Superman's Secret Afterlife (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-3045

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #492 (February 1979)
Show/hide 7. The Superboy Legend [Ma and Pa Kent ] (The Superboy Legend) Recap, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Superboy Legend
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #175 (June 1971)
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #145 ([September 1971?])
 
Australia
Superman the Comic (Murray, 1978 series) #1 ([December 1978?])
Based on
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #145 (March 1968)
 (The Fantastic Faces)

Notes

Black and white. Recaps the rejuvenation of Ma and Pa Kent from Superboy 145, March 1968 ("The Fantastic Faces”).


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Anthony Revill

AusReprints ID

  • 1384

Entry created

  • 17/04/2004

Cover added

  • 27/12/2007

Index completed

  • 27/12/2007

Last updated

  • 19/08/2017