Action Comics #240

DC Comics

United States

Published
May 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14371

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (assistants)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Superman Sphinx (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (assistants)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
The Superman Sphinx
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
The Superman Sphinx
Show/hide 1. The Secret of the Superman Sphinx (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Clark Kent robot; Perry White; kryptonite

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
Secret of the Superman Sphinx
 
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
Secret of the Superman Sphinx
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #48 ([August 1965?])
Secret of the Superman Sphinx
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #48 ([August 1965?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])
Secret of the Superman Sphinx
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])
Original
Action Comics 240, May 1958

Synopsis

Lois discovers a Clark Kent robot in a closet at the Daily Planet, and a strange Sphinx with a Superman head and kryptonite vision goes into orbit around the Earth.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Colours
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37151

Entry created

  • 20/07/2008

Cover added

  • 20/02/2010

Index completed

  • 20/02/2010