Superman #1

Published
1977
Page count
36
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comic All Color

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"New!! The Super Hero in Super Color!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner, original line art
 
, line art (Australian reworking)

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Based on
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #286 (April 1975)
The Parasite's Power Play!

Notes

Kudos to Spiros Xenos for identifying the source for this cover image.

Show/hide 1. Midas of Metropolis (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-757

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #394 (November 1970)
Midas of Metropolis!
Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #74 (April 1972)
Midas of Metropolis!
Show/hide 2. The Amazing Spectacles of Doctor "X" (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Homer) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"There! Right in the fence."

Featuring

Feature
Homer
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #99 (September 1962)
"There! Right in the fence."
Show/hide 4. Jimmy Olsen's Death Trick (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Code
W-197

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Jack Abel, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, editor [as E Nelson Bridwell]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #121 (July 1969)
Jimmy Olsen's Death Trick!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #41 ([March 1970])
Jimmy Olsen's Death Trick

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 309

Entry created

  • 26/11/2003

Cover added

  • 30/09/2008

Index completed

  • 30/09/2008

Last updated

  • 19/02/2017