Superman #46

DC Comics

United States

Published
May-June 1947
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/5875

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (editor, credited)
Jack Schiff (assistant editor, uncredited)
Mort Weisinger (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Color Comics (KGM, 1947 series) #3 ([August 1947?])
Untitled
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) v1#1 (April 1950)
And the Man Who Outsupered Superman
Show/hide 1. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. S Is for Skunk Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.67 pages

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 3. Mr. Mxyztplk Goes to College! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Mr. Mxyztplk (villain)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
George Roussos ?

Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Inker credit by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 4. Enos Slaughter (Wheaties) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties
Show/hide 5. Pokey Joe's Secret Weapon (Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Another Jim Wise Real-Life Sports Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
Genre
Sports
Show/hide 6. High Man on a Flagpole! (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Tom Trent; Arnold Carlyle; Jean Dixon; Quent; Perry White; Lois Lane

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
George Roussos ?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Color Comics (KGM, 1947 series) #3 ([August 1947?])
High Man on a Flagpole
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) v1#1 (April 1950)
High Man on a Flagpole
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #249 (March 1972)
High Man on a Flagpole!
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #26 ([November 1975?])
High Man on a Flagpole
From GCD
From Superman (DC, 1939 series) #46 May-June 1947

Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn. Inks credit from Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 7. A Close Call! (Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
Genre
Adventure
Show/hide 8. Blind Reckoning Text story, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Stan Carter
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 9. Will Jimmy Win a New Columbia? (Columbia) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Columbia
Show/hide 10. That Old Class of Superboy's! (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Pudge Smythe (introduction); Stanley "Flip" King (introduction); Benjamin "Dizzy" Dowling (introduction); Peggy Watson (introduction); Superboy (flashback); Lois Lane

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Sikela
Inks
George Roussos ?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Color Comics (KGM, 1947 series) #2 ([July 1947?])
That Old Class of Superboy's
 
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #nn [1] ([August 1956?])
That Old Class of Superboy's
 
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #nn [1] ([August 1956?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #6 ([October 1965?])
That Old Class of Superboy's

Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. Second Superboy story written by Jerry Siegel. Inker id by Bob Hughes. First mention of Superboy in Superman.

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Popsicle) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Popsicle

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Post's Grape-Nuts) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Post's Grape-Nuts
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Spike) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"Quick, mister! Let me have a double chocolate soda..."

Featuring

Feature
Spike
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Phil Berube
Art
Phil Berube
Show/hide 14. Superman's Secret Message (Supermen of America) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supermen of America

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. The "Homer" That Didn't Count! (Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Famous Sport Flops; Thom McAn
Genre
Sports
Show/hide 16. Untitled (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Art
Fred Harman

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. Untitled (Eveready) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Eveready

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33111

Entry created

  • 08/08/2007

Cover added

  • 01/04/2010

Index completed

  • 04/09/2019

Last updated

  • 04/09/2019