Superman #255

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1972
Page count
36
Cover price
0.20 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/25344

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Sun of Superman! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1259
Characters
Superman

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #171 ([January 1974?])
The Sun of Superman!

Synopsis

Superman watches everything on Earth get sucked into gravity of sun.

Notes

Cover art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 1. The Sun of Superman! (Superman) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1234
Characters
Superman; Dr. Paul Reese; Clark Kent; Sun-Thrivers

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #171 ([January 1974?])
The Sun of Superman
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #12 (May 1981)
The Sun of Superman!
Show/hide 2. "Moon-Crossed" Love! (The Fabulous World of Krypton) Comic story, 7.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Fabulous World of Krypton
Genre
Science fiction
Code
S-1183
Characters
Bik-Re (villain); Ren-Re; Tar-Lu

Credits

Script
Mike Friedrich
Art
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #96 ([May 1973?])
Moon-Crossed Love
 
Australia
Superman the Comic (Murray, 1978 series) #4 ([June 1980?])
"Moon-Crossed" Love!

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Metropolis Mailbag) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Metropolis Mailbag
Code
S-1266

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from John Harwood, Jay L. Zilber, Sam Ragsdale.


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #85.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33104

Entry created

  • 08/08/2007

Index completed

  • 31/03/2019

Last updated

  • 31/03/2019