Superman Super Library #8

Published
January 1965
Page count
100
Cover price
1/3 [0-1-3 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Pocket size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/578621

Credits

Editing
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Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover 5 Against Superman! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"A great new 100 page adventure. "Ha, ha… You're not the only one with super-powers now, Superman!" 5 Against Superman!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker

Reprint history

First print
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #175 — 5 Against Superman (page 1)
Show/hide 1. 5 Against Superman (Superman) Comic story, 34 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #175 (December 1952)
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #71 ([July 1953?])

Notes

Original story is 12 pages.

Show/hide 2. The Big Noise of Metropolis (Superman) Comic story, 27 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #80 (January-February 1953)
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #74 ([October 1953])

Notes

Original story is 10 pages.

Show/hide 3. Our Strange Universe (Our Strange Universe) Comic story, 1 page

"Listed below are four important astronomical discoveries made during 1961"

Featuring

Feature
Our Strange Universe
Genre
Non-Fiction
Show/hide 4. Clark Kent's Most Dangerous Assignment (Superman) Comic story, 34 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #49 (November-December 1947)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #46 (January 1954)

Notes

Original story is 12 pages.

Show/hide 5. Peg (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"Jeepers, it's expensive, but I'll take it!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #262 (March 1960)
"Jeepers, it's expensive..."
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #18 ([December 1951])
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #18 ([December 1951])
Untitled

Notes

Printed on inside back cover.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 23

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 20/05/2010

Index completed

  • 01/06/2010

Last updated

  • 27/09/2016