100-Page Super Spectacular #DC-18

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1973
Page count
100
Cover price
0.50
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/26385

Credits

Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

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Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell
Show/hide 1. I Sustain the Wings (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Perry White; Lois Lane

Credits

Script
Mort Weisinger
Art
Fred Ray

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #25 (November-December 1943)
Show/hide 2. Murder on a Star (The Atom) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Characters
The Atom [Al Pratt]

Credits

Script
Bob Kanigher
Art
J. Chester Kozlak

Reprint history

First print
United States
Flash Comics (DC, 1940 series) #90 (December 1947)
Murder on a Star!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #110 ([December 1975?])
Murder on a Star!
From GCD
from Flash Comics (DC, 1940 series) #90 (December 1947)
Show/hide 3. Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb (Atom) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Dr. Light (villain); Justice League of America (cameo)

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

From GCD
from Atom (DC, 1962 series) #8 (August-September 1963)
Show/hide 4. Superboy's Last Day in Smallville! (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Superboy (flashback); Lana Lang (flashback)

Credits

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #97 (May 1955)
Superboy's Last Day in Smallville!
Printed in
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #99 ([October 1955?])
Superboy's Last Day in Smallville!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #19 ([December 1965?])
Superboy's Last Day in Smallville
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #11 ([June 1974?])
Superboy's Last Day In Smallville
 
Australia
Superboy (Murray, 1980 series) #118 ([February 1980?])
 
Australia
Superboy (Murray, 1980 series) #118 ([February 1980?])
Superboy's Last Day in Smallville
 
United States
Superman in the Fifties (DC, 2002 series) ([September] 2002)
Superboy's Last Day in Smallville!
From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #97 (May 1955)

Synopsis

Superboy finds out that something he did on his last day in Smallville as Superboy is going to allow a criminal to make $1,000,000. Superman must think back to that day and discover what it was that he did. Flashbacks of Superboy's graduation and the cake that was presented him by the town.

Show/hide 5. The Crime Clown (T.N.T. and Dan) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
T.N.T. and Dan
Characters
T.N.T. (intro); Dan the Dyna-Mite (intro)

Credits

Script
Mort Weisinger
Art
Arthur Cazeneuve

Reprint history

From GCD
from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #5 (Spring 1942)

Notes

Introduction of the strip. Continued in Star Spangled #7.

Show/hide 6. Dr. Togg's Gombezis (Hourman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hourman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Hourman; Dr. Togg (villain, intro); Thorndyke (guest star), Jimmy Martin (guest star), Minute Men of America (guest star)

Credits

Script
Ken Fitch
Art
Bernard Baily

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #57 (December 1940)
Show/hide 7. All that Glitters Is Not Gold (Captain Triumph) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Triumph
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph; Redfue and His Gang (intro)

Credits

Pencils
Ed Dobrotka

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crack Comics (Quality Comics, 1940 series) #42 (May 1946)
Show/hide 8. The Titanic Twins (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Supergirl (guest star)

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Kurt Schaffenberger (Lois and Lana)
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #162 (July 1963)

Synopsis

(imaginary novel) Superman splits into two Supermen

Notes

pt 1 of "The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue"

Show/hide 9. The Anti-Evil Ray (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Luthor; Brainiac; Phantom Zone villains; Khruschev; Fidel Castro; Krypto (guest star); Lori Lemaris

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Kurt Schaffenberger (Lois and Lana)
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #162 (July 1963)
[The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue!] Part II: The Anti-Evil Ray!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #52 ([December 1963?])
[The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue!] Part II: The Anti-Evil Ray!
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #19 (December 1981)
The Anti-Evil Ray! (Part II of "The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue!")
 
United States
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1987 series) (1987 [March 1988])
The Anti-Evil Ray [The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue Part 2]
 
United States
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1989 series) ([April] 1989)
The Anti-Evil Ray! (The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue part 2]
From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #162 (July 1963)

Synopsis

(imaginary novel) Luthor, Brainiac, Phantom Zoners, Khruschev, and Castro reform; Luthor cures all illness

Notes

pt 2 of "The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue"

Show/hide 10. The End of Superman's Career (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Bouncing Boy (last four as the Legion of Super-Heroes)

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Kurt Schaffenberger (Lois and Lana)
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #162 (July 1963)
[The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue! Part III] The End of Superman's Career!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #52 ([December 1963?])
[The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue! Part III] The End of Superman's Career!
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #19 (December 1981)
The End of Superman's Career! (Part III of "The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue")
 
United States
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1987 series) (1987 [March 1988])
The End of Superman's Career [The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue Part 3]
 
United States
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1989 series) ([April] 1989)
The End of Superman's Career! (The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue part 3)
From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #162 (July 1963)

Synopsis

(imaginary novel) the Supermen marry Lois Lane and Lana Lang; Jimmy Olsen marries Lucy Lane; Mr. Mxyzptlk reforms

Notes

pt 3 of "The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue"

Show/hide 11. Untitled Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #25 (November-December 1943)
Show/hide 12. Untitled Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #162 (July 1963)
Show/hide 13. Untitled Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

From GCD
from Atom (DC, 1962 series) #8 (August-September 1963)
Show/hide 14. Untitled Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crack Comics (Quality Comics, 1940 series) #42 (May 1946)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34827

Entry created

  • 02/11/2007

Cover added

  • 24/01/2010

Index completed

  • 24/01/2010

Last updated

  • 24/01/2010