Superman #155

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1962
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/17091

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Downfall of Superman! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Antonino Rocca (1921-1977); Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte
Show/hide 1. Superman Under the Green Sun! [part 1] (Superman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Drago [Anton] (intro, villain); Kall (intro); Pera (intro)

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Synopsis

Superman lands on an alien planet to help free the people from Drago who has made everyone on the planet blind.

Show/hide 2. "Tricksy our high wire artist is sick" (Tricksy) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tricksy
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. The Blind Superman [part 2] (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Drago [Aton] (villain, death); Pera; Kall

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Synopsis

Superman has his powers restored and stops Drago from his scheme and restores the sight of everyone on the planet.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Metropolis Mailbag) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Metropolis Mailbag

Credits

Script
Mort Weisinger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from Rick Wood, Mike Nelson, Larry Kempster, Darrel Holt, June Gaylord, Alex Bleem

Show/hide 5. The Downfall Of Superman! (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Man; Lightning Man] (adult version); Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Samson; Hercules; Antonino Rocca (1921-1977, wrestler); Krypto; Duke Marple (introduction, villain); Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #40 ([December 1962?])
The Downfall of Superman
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3 (April 2007)
The Downfall Of Superman!

Synopsis

Superman and wrestler Antonino Rocca capture Duke Marple and his gang.

Show/hide 6. "I'll have some milk!" (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37214

Entry created

  • 22/07/2008

Index completed

  • 10/05/2015

Last updated

  • 10/05/2015