Giant Superman Album #3

Published
September 1963
Page count
84
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Superman's Most Famous Adventures in Time, Space and on Alien Worlds (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"The newest collection of the greatest super-stories every published! Featuring Superman's most famous adventures in time, space and on alien worlds! Awakes in the Future; Meets Superboy in the past; Becomes an alien's pet; Battles a super-foe in space"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. A Doghouse for Superman (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 2. Key to the Legion of Super-Heroes (The Legion of Super-Heroes) Text article, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Super-hero

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3 (April 2007)

Notes

This text relates to the feature on page 61-62 (feature 8). The arrangement of this text following the previous story is similar to the original.

Show/hide 3. Superboy Meets Superman (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #47 (March 1956)
Superboy Meets Superman
Also printed
Australia
Color Giant (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #1 ([1956?])
Superboy meets Superman
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
Superboy Meets Superman
 
United States
Super-Team Family (DC, 1975 series) #5 (June-July 1976)
Superboy Meets Superman

Synopsis

Superboy accidentally flies through time to the future where he meets his grown-up self.

Show/hide 4. The Alien Who Conquered Superman (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 5. The Bride of Futureman (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 6. The Outlaws from Krypton (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 7. The Boy who Killed Superman (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 8. The Origin and Powers of The Legion of Super-Heroes (The Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
The Origin and Powers of the Legion of Super-Heroes!
Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #3 (September 1963)
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #1 (1991)
The Origin and Powers of the Legion of Super-Heroes
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3 (April 2007)
The Origin And Powers Of The Legion Of Super-Heroes!

Notes

The artwork of this reprint has been changed to put the title on one page, rather than across a double page spread.

Show/hide 9. Rip Van Superman (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 10. The Menace of Planet Z (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #168 (May 1952)
The Menace of Planet Z
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #70 ([June 1953?])
The Menace of Planet Z!
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #43 (October 1953)
The Menace of Planet Z
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
The Menace of Planet Z
Show/hide 11. Yogi Bar [Nestlé's new milk chocolate bar] Advertisement, 1 page

Details

Printed
1963
More...
Yogi Bar [Nestlé's new milk chocolate bar]

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2308

Entry created

  • 06/03/2005

Cover added

  • 06/03/2005

Index completed

  • 06/05/2010

Last updated

  • 19/08/2017