Superman #100

Published
August 1958
Page count
28
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
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 The Superman Sphinx (Superman) Cover, 1 page

""The Sphinx of Egypt--it's got my face--and it's trying to destroy me with Kryptonite vision! Can you solve the riddle of "The Superman Sphinx"?"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, Assistant Editor
 
George Kashdan, Assistant Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #240 (May 1958)
The Superman Sphinx
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
The Superman Sphinx
Show/hide 1. The World is our Classroom (Superman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
Show/hide 2. Secret of the Superman Sphinx (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 3. Doctor Rocket (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 2 pages

"How do you do, Senators. Everything is ready for your inspection of our missile laboratories!"

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #94 (May-June 1958)
How do you do, Senators
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
Doctor Rocket
Show/hide 4. The Human Skyscraper (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #28 (April 1958)
The Human Skyscraper
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #2 (September 1964)
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #9 (January 1966)
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #2 ([September 1967?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
United States
Superman: The Amazing Transformations of Jimmy Olsen (DC, 2007 series) ([July] 2007)
The Human Skyscraper

Synopsis

When Prof. Potter gives Jimmy the wrong pill for a toothache, Jimmy ends up several stories tall, with the mind of a child. Trying to relieve Jimmy's toothache pain, Superman stumbles on the very antidote necessary to reverse Jimmy's transformation.

Show/hide 5. Jerry the Jitterbug (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"Wait til Valerie sees the box of candy."

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 2474

Entry created

  • 24/04/2005

Cover added

  • 06/02/2009

Index completed

  • 06/02/2009

Last updated

  • 20/07/2015