Superman #28

Published
July 1952
Page count
28
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover The Man Who Owned Superman! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"In this issue: The astounding story of "The Man Who Owned Superman!" "After you finish building the bridge, Superman, take 20 minutes off for lunch!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #159 (August 1951)
The Man Who Owned Superman!
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #55 ([March 1952?])
The Man Who Owned Superman!

Notes

Includes two Superman and a Green Arrow story.

Show/hide 1. The Man Who Owned Superman (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 2. The Amazing Arrow Medal (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #169 (October 1951)
The Amazing Arrow Medal
Show/hide 3. The Superman Who Avoided Danger (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #54 (October-November 1951)
The Superman Who Avoided Danger!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #38 ([June 1968?])
The Superman Who Avoided Danger

Synopsis

Albert Splink sells Superman a life insurance policy and the company demands the Man of Steel cease taking risks.

Show/hide 4. He Was "Shrimp" to the Boys at the Baths! (Body Sculputre Club) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Body Sculputre Club

Notes

Some pages in this issue are printed on side, two-up.

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  • 1831

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