Superboy #100

Published
June 1957
Page count
32
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The House Where Superboy Was Born (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Cover, 1 page

"32 pages Every page in color. Thrill to the secrets that are revealed in "The House Where Superboy Was Born!" "Amazing! A huge fragment of Krypton landed right here in Smallville--and there's the home of Jor-El, Superboy's father!""

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #232 (January 1957)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([June 1957])
Show/hide 1. Hy Wire (Hy Wire) Comic story, 1 page

"I give you Hy Wire, the only man daring enough to do a high wire act with no net, and blindfolded."

Featuring

Feature
Hy Wire
Genre
Humor (comedy)

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([June 1957])
Show/hide 2. The House Where Superboy Was Born (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

Writing
Jerry Coleman, scripter
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #232 (January 1957)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([June 1957])

Synopsis

The entire block where Superboy was born lands in Smallville, but Superboy can't visit it because it's made of Kryptonite

Show/hide 3. Terror on the Choo-Choo Train (Zatara) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Zatara
Genre
Occult

Credits

Writing
Joe Samachson, scripter
Art
Ralph Mayo, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

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Also printed
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #49 (December 1950-January 1951)
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([June 1957])
Show/hide 4. Varsity Vic (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"This car needs a paint job pretty badly!"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humor (comedy)

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([June 1957])
Show/hide 5. The Super-Farmer of Smallville (Superboy the Adventures of Superman When He Was a Boy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy the Adventures of Superman When He Was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, editor [attributed] (actual)

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Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #43 (September 1955)
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([June 1957])
Show/hide 6. Jerry the Jitterbug (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"I'm glad I found you, Al! I want the money you owe me!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humor (comedy)

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 ([June 1957])

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 1756

Entry created

  • 22/09/2004

Cover added

  • 14/04/2010

Index completed

  • 14/04/2010

Last updated

  • 14/04/2010