Superman #3 Superman and Black Lightning

KG Murray

Australia.

Published
March-April 1983
Page count
84
Cover price
0.99 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Federal Comics (Murray 1)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman and Black Lightning) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Black Lightning
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #16 (December 1979)
Show/hide 1. Competition Results Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

See the original advertisement for the competition.

Show/hide 2. The De-Volver (Superman and Black Lightning) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Black Lightning
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
Joe Staton, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #16 (December 1979)
Show/hide 3. Testing of a Hero (Justice League of America) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6127
Characters
Black Lightning

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Ross Andru, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #173 (December 1979)
Show/hide 4. A Plague of Monsters (Justice League of America) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6138
Characters
Black Lightning

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Text
Todd Klein, letterer
Editing
Ross Andru, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #174 (January 1980)
Show/hide 5. Its Mighty Murray (Murray the Cat) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Murray the Cat
Genre
Anthropomorphic-Funny Animals

Credits

Writing
Martin Hunter, scripter
Art
Martin Hunter, line art
Text
Martin Hunter, letterer

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

Original Australian strip, drawn in response to the "Do you like to draw" competition. Incorrect punctuation of "It's" is in the original title.

Show/hide 6. The Last Hideout (Black Lightning) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Black Lightning
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
Michael Netzer, penciller [as Mike Nasser]
 
Marshall Rogers, layouts
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, editor [as Jack Harris]
 
Ross Andru, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #259 (October-November 1979)
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #259 (October-November 1979)
The Last Hideout
Show/hide 7. Power Puss (Power Puss) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Power Puss
Genre
Anthropomorphic-Funny Animals

Credits

Writing
Geoff Day, scripter
Art
Geoff Day, line art
Text
Geoff Day, letterer

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

Original Australian strip, drawn in response to the "Do you like to draw" competition.

Show/hide 8. Oil Oil...Nowhere (Batman and Black Lightning) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Black Lightning
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Black Lightning [Jefferson Pierce]; Commissioner James Gordon; Senator Hargrave; Simon Nast; Willie Tyler

Credits

Writing
Paul Kupperberg, scripter
Art
Dick Giordano, line art
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Paul Levitz, original editor
Management
Joe Orlando, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #163 (June 1980)
Oil, Oil... Nowhere!

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen

AusReprints ID

  • 1388

Entry created

  • 18/04/2004

Cover added

  • 18/04/2004

Index completed

  • 18/04/2004

Last updated

  • 17/04/2016