Superboy #52

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13112

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Mort Weisinger, (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Power Boy

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Mort Weisinger, (actual)

Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05

Show/hide 1. The Heroine of Smallville (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lana Lang; Ma and Pa Kent; Prof Lang

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #80 ([February 1957])
The Heroine of Smallville
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #80 ([February 1957])
 
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #80 (May 1957)
The Heroine of Smallville

Synopsis

Lana believes an amulet her father has given her has magical properties.

Show/hide 2. How to Spend a Summer Week! (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 3. The Power-Boy from Earth (Superboy) Comic story, 7.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Intro-Power Boy of Juno

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye?

Reprint history

From GCD
in Superboy Annual (DC, 1964 series) #1 (Summer 1964)

Synopsis

Superboy visits an asteroid where he meets a boy with super powers just like his.

Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05. Formerly John Fischetti. Rehash in Superboy 85.

Show/hide 4. Magic at Your Fingertips Comic story, 1 page

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

text page

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. The Super-Robot (Superboy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy robot (not made by him), Pop Peabody, Silky, Monk

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Giunta ?

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #97 ([March 1957])
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #163 (March 1970)
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #137 ([January 1971])
From GCD
in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #163 (March 1970)

Synopsis

Two crooks try to peddle a Superboy robot that's supposed to have all his powers.

Notes

Inker id by Bob Hughes 3/09(Previously John Fischetti).


Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35902

Entry created

  • 09/02/2008

Cover added

  • 27/04/2010

Index completed

  • 27/04/2010

Last updated

  • 27/04/2010