Giant Superboy Album #4

Published
June 1968
Page count
84
Cover price
20 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Superboy and Krypto's Most Terrific Battles (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Cover, 1 page

"Featuring Superboy and Krypto's Most Terrific Battles! The Army that Conquered Superboy! Krypto versus the Super Hound of Hate! The Duel of the Superboys!"

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #138 (May 1967)
 (80 Page Giant G35)
Show/hide 1. The War Against Superboy Chapter I: The Battle of the Robots Chapter II: The Battle of Krypto Chapter II: The Battle of Superboy (Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 26 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #82 (July 1960)
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #138 (May 1967)
 (80 Page Giant G35)

Synopsis

The Brain and the General launch a war against Superboy beginning by destroying his robots.

Show/hide 2. Duel of the Superboys (Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #175 (April 1952)
The Duel of the Superboys!
First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #287 (August 1961)
 (The War of the Superboys)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #288 (September 1961)
 (The Knave From Krypton)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #295 (April 1962)
The Duel of the Superboys
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #138 (May 1967)
 (80 Page Giant G35)
Show/hide 3. Krypto's Arch-Enemy (Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Luthor (origin retold)

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #92 (October 1961)
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #31 ([February 1962?])
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #138 (May 1967)
 (80 Page Giant G35)
Show/hide 4. Moolah the Mystic (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Come on, Moolah. We were going fishing! Ready?"

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humor (comedy)

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #40 ([August 1968?])
Show/hide 5. The Secret of the Flying Horse (Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 10 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
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #230 (November 1956)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #99 ([May 1957?])
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #138 (May 1967)
 (80 Page Giant G35)

Synopsis

Superboy meets a super-horse from another planet

Show/hide 6. Superboy's Civil War Time Trip (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
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #91 (September 1961)
Superboy's Civil War Time Trip!
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #143 (December 1967)
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #143 (December 1967)
Superboy's Civil War Time Trip!
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #70 ([April 1969?])
Superboy's Civil War Time Trip!

Notes

The final two page of the original story has been merged into one page to reduce the lenght of the story.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2996

Entry created

  • 20/09/2006

Cover added

  • 21/09/2006

Index completed

  • 20/05/2010

Last updated

  • 20/05/2010