Superman From the Thirties to the Seventies

Crown Publishers, Inc

United States

Published
1971
Page count
396
Cover price
10.00 USD
Colour
Unknown
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24740

Credits

Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell ?

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Joe Shuster
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Show/hide 1. Introduction Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 9 pages

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Superman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Joe Shuster

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #1 ([Summer 1939])

Notes

color

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Superman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #12
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #14
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #17
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #18
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #23
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #26
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #29
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #32
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #38
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #41
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #45
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #50

Notes

small color reproductions of various covers

Show/hide 4. Revolution in San Monte pt I (Superman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Joe Shuster

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #1 ([Summer 1939]) [pp. 1-5]
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #1 [pp. 6-18]

Notes

first 9 pages in color; last 13 pages also in Action #1

Show/hide 5. Revolution in San Monte pt II (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Joe Shuster
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #2

Notes

also in Superman #1

Show/hide 6. Luthor's Earthquake Machine (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Joe Shuster
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #4 (Spring 1940)
Show/hide 7. The Sky Sub (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Joe Shuster
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #10 (May-June 1941)
Show/hide 8. The Light (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Leo Novak
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #13 (November-December 1941)
Show/hide 9. The Archer (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Leo Novak
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #13 (November-December 1941)
Show/hide 10. The Saboteurs (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Leo Novak
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #15 (March-April 1941)
Show/hide 11. How Clark Kent Met Lois Lane (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Superboy penciller
Inks
John Sikela?
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #128 (May 1948)
Show/hide 12. Man or Superman (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Joe Shuster shop

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #17 (July-August 1942)

Notes

color; page 7 cut

Show/hide 13. Case of the Funny Paper Crimes (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Ed Dobrotka?
Inks
John Sikela
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #19 (November-December 1942)
Show/hide 14. Superman, Matinee Idol (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Joe Shuster
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #19 (November-December 1942)

Notes

cut: page 11 panel 3 and page 12 panel 2

Show/hide 15. America's Secret Weapon (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Don Cameron
Pencils
Sam Citron?
Inks
John Sikela
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #23 (July-August 1943)
Show/hide 16. The Mysterious Mr. Mxyztplk (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Ira Yarbrough
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #30 (September-October 1944)
Show/hide 17. Lois Lane, Superwoman (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Art
John Sikela
Colours
b&w

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First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #45 (March-April 1947)
Lois Lane, Superwoman!
Also printed
Australia
Superman All Color Comic (KGM, 1947 series) #1 ([June 1947?])
Lois Lane--Superwoman
 
United States
Superman From the Thirties to the Eighties (Crown, 1983 series) (1983)
Lois Lane, Superwoman
From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #45 (March-April 1947)

Notes

The reprint is taken from a British reprint that had some unusual changes, such as guineas instead of dollars.

Show/hide 18. The Origin of Superman (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #53 (July-August 1948)
Show/hide 19. Black Magic on Mars (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Wayne Boring?
Colours
b&w

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Based on
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #62 (January-February 1950)
Black Magic On Mars
Printed in
Australia
Superman Comics (KGM, 1950 series) #34 ([March 1950?])
Black Magic on Mars
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman Comics (KGM, 1950 series) #3 (June 1950)
Black Magic on Mars
 
United States
Superman From the Thirties to the Eighties (Crown, 1983 series) (1983)
Black Magic on Mars
From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #62 (January-February 1950)
Show/hide 20. The Mightiest Team in the World (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #76 (May-June 1952)
Show/hide 21. The Girls in Superman's Life (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 22. The Terrible Trio (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 23. The Girl in Superman's Past (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lori Lemaris; Lois Lane

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Art
Wayne Boring

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #129 (May 1959)

Synopsis

Superman recalls his college romance with Lori Lemaris, a mermaid from sunken Atlantis.

Notes

first Lori Lemaris

Show/hide 24. The Untold Story of Red Kryptonite (Superman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #139 (August 1960)
Show/hide 25. The Son of Bizarro (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye?
Colours
b&w

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Also printed
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (Colour Comics, 1970 series) #4 ([March 1973?])
From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #140 (October 1960)
Show/hide 26. The Orphan Bizarro (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye?
Colours
b&w

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #140 (October 1960)
Show/hide 27. The Supergirl Bizarro (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye?
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #140 (October 1960)
Show/hide 28. Superman Meets Al Capone (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye?
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #142 (January 1961)
Show/hide 29. Bizarro Meets Frankenstein (Superman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
George Klein
Colours
b&w

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Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #15 ([May 1970?])
From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #143 (February 1961)
Show/hide 30. Superboy's First Public Appearance (Superman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Al Plastino
Colours
b&w

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #144 (April 1961)
Show/hide 31. Untitled (Superman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Neal Adams

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #233 (January 1971)

Notes

color

Show/hide 32. The Pied Piper of Steel (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages
Show/hide 33. Superman Breaks Loose (Superman) Comic story, 15 pages
Show/hide 34. Superman, You're Dead...Dead...Dead (Superman) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
b&w

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From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #399 (April 1971)
Show/hide 35. Duel of Doom! (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman [as Geoff Browne]
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #400 (May 1971)
Duel of Doom!
Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #68 ([January 1962?])
The Duel of Doom
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #75 (June 1972)
Duel of Doom!
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #400 (May 1971)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34966

Entry created

  • 11/11/2007

Cover added

  • 03/04/2010

Index completed

  • 03/04/2010