Superman's Supacomic #1

Published
September 1958
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"100 pages! Lois Lane, Superman, Jimmy Olsen, Superboy, Robin-Batman,"

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

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First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. The Rainbow Superman (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 2. The Bombshell of the Boulevards (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. See The Wonders of Marine Life With this Underwater Telescope (Superboy's Workshop) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy's Workshop
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #21 (August-September 1952)
This version
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #246 (March 1958)
Show/hide 4. Clark Kent's Super-Dad (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
Superhero

Credits

Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #236 (May 1957)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #236 (May 1957)
Clark Kent's Super-Dad
Show/hide 5. The World Is Our Classroom (Superman Shows How…) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman Shows How…
Genre
Superhero

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Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
Show/hide 6. Superman's Secret Sweetheart (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #2 (May-June 1958)
Also printed
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #7 (Summer 1963)
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #4 ([September 1964?])

Notes

Story was originally a "Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane" feature.

Show/hide 7. Lois Lane In Hollywood (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 8. The Crime of Bruce Wayne (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #249 (November 1957)
 
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #249 (November 1957)
The Crime of Bruce Wayne
Also printed
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #24 ([May 1972?])
Show/hide 9. Don't Give Fire A Place to Start (Superboy says…) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy says…
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Also printed
United States
Hawkman (DC, 1964 series) #6 (February-March 1965)
Show/hide 10. The Super-Gorilla From Krypton (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #238 (March 1958)
Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #4 ([September 1964?])
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Murray, 1978? series) #32 ([March 1978?])
Show/hide 11. Lois Lane, Super-Chef (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 12. Make Yourself a Mask (Superboy's Workshop) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy's Workshop
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #24 (February-March 1953)
This version
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #66 (July 1958)
Also printed
United States
Super-Team Family (DC, 1975 series) #5 (June-July 1976)
Show/hide 13. The Man Who Was Clark Kent's Double (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Coleman, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

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First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #3 (July-August 1958)

Notes

Story was originally a "Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane" feature.

Show/hide 14. The World's "Heavy Weight" Champ (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #26 (February 1958)
Show/hide 15. Untitled (Chief Hot Foot) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Chief Hot Foot
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1396

Entry created

  • 02/05/2004

Cover added

  • 03/11/2017

Index completed

  • 02/05/2004

Last updated

  • 30/03/2018