Superman #52

DC Comics

United States

Published
May-June 1948
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/6692

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

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
Show/hide 1. "Meet the new delivery boy" (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Children; humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 2. Preview of Plunder (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; The Prankster; Lois Lane

Credits

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Stan Kaye?

Synopsis

The Prankster places statues around town announcing his next crimes- and all the statues show Superman helping him!

Notes

Writer id by Martin O'Hearn. Inker id by Bob Hughes 12/04.

Show/hide 3. Superman Turns On the Heat (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Hiram Brownlee

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Ira Yarbrough
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman All Color Comic (Colour Comics, 1948 series) #14 ([July 1948?])
Superman Turns On the Heat
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #47 ([June 1965?])
Superman Turns on the Heat
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #47 ([June 1965?])
Original
Superman 52, May-June 1948

Synopsis

A small town farmer asks Superman for a favor which results in unforseen concsequences

Notes

Writer ID by Martin O'Hearn. Inker id by Bob Hughes 12/04

Show/hide 4. Open For Business Text story, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Bill Carlton
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 5. Superman In Valhalla (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jack Allen; Bushy Barnes

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
Win Mortimer

Synopsis

Superman goes searching for a lost movie company and ends up seemingly in Valhalla, home of the Norse gods.

Notes

Writer ID by Martin O'Hearn.


Notes

Assistant editor dates approximate. First post Siegel and Shuster issue.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36295

Entry created

  • 25/04/2008

Index completed

  • 26/10/2014

Last updated

  • 26/10/2014