Superman Presents Superboy Comic #101

Published
September 1976
Page count
68
Cover price
0.40 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Jaws of Fear (Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-2658

Credits

Art
Mike Grell, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
Jack C. Harris, Assistant Editor [as Jack Harris]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #213 (December 1975)
The Jaws of Fear
Show/hide 1. The Jaws of Fear (Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-2525

Credits

Writing
Jim Shooter, scripter
Art
Mike Grell, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
Jack C. Harris, Assistant Editor [as Jack Harris]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #213 (December 1975)
The Jaws of Fear

Synopsis

Benn Pares announces to the Legion that he is going to steal the Miracle Machine from them within 48 hours.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (The Spectre) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Spectre
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Bernard Baily, line art [signed]
Text
Bernard Baily, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
More Fun Comics (DC, 1936 series) #53 (March 1940)
The Spectre Strikes
Also printed
United States
Secret Origins (DC, 1973 series) #5 (November-December 1973)
The Origin of the Spectre Part 2
 
United States
Weird Secret Origins (DC, 2004) (October 2004)
The Spectre Strikes

Synopsis

After murdering Corrigan, Benson and his thugs decide to kill the witness, Clarice, but before they can do this, a wraith-like Corrigan appears before them to exact justice.

Notes

The Spectre is still grey and colored incorrectly in the reprints. Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

Show/hide 3. Never Bet against an Element Man (Metamorpho, the Element Man) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Metamorpho, the Element Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
Joe Orlando, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Metamorpho (DC, 1965 series) #6 (May-June 1966)
Never Bet against an Element Man!
Also printed
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #224 (July-August 1974)
Never Bet Against An Element Man!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Metamorpho (DC, 2005 series) #1 (2005)
Never Bet Against an Element Man!

Synopsis

Simon Stagg goes the the French Riviera where he gambles the services of Metamorpho and loses.

Show/hide 4. The Legion of Substitute Heroes (Legion of Super Heroes) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super Heroes
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter [as E Nelson Bridwell]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #208 (April 1975)
The Legion of Substitute Heroes

Notes

Figures taken from the Legion story in Adventure (DC, 1938 series) #351. Writing credit from reprint in Legion Archives.

Show/hide 5. The Legionnaire Who Killed (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-907
Characters
Dream Girl

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
 
George Klein, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #202 (June 1974)
The Legionnaire Who Killed! [The Legionnaire Who Killed!]
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #88 ([December 1966?])
The Legionnaire Who Killed Part 2: The Verdict of the Legion
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #Volume 2 ([April] 2008)
The Legionnaire Who Killed!
Show/hide 6. The Verdict of the Legion [Part 2] (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #202 (June 1974)
The Verdict of the Legion!! [The Legionnaire Who Killed!]

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1695

Entry created

  • 18/09/2004

Cover added

  • 22/04/2018

Index completed

  • 03/06/2007

Last updated

  • 22/04/2018