Superman #111

Published
October 1956
Page count
32
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size (185mm x 257mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Mr. Mxyzptlk, Mayor of Metropolis! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"It's the Mayor turned fireman--putting out the fire with one of his magical tricks!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Mr. Mxyztplk

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #96 (March 1955)
Untitled
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 (October 1956)
Mr. Mxyztplk, Mayor of Metropolis!
Show/hide 1. Mr. Mxyztplk, Mayor of Metropolis! (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Mr. Mxyztplk; Superman

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #96 (March 1955)
Mr. Mxyztplk -- Mayor of Metropolis!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 (October 1956)
Mr. Mxyztplk, Mayor of Metropolis
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #22 ([March 1966?])
Mr. Mxyztplk--Mayor of Metropolis
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #28 ([September 1966?])
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #28 ([September 1966?])
The Collector of Celebrities!

Notes

Mxyztplk wears new Silver Age costume.

Show/hide 2. The Six Jimmy Olsens (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #13 (June 1956)
The Six Jimmy Olsens
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 (October 1956)
The Six Jimmy Olsens
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
The Six Jimmy Olsens
Show/hide 3. Superman, Super-Destroyer (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor [as Whit Ellsworth]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #214 (March 1956)
Superman, Super-Destroyer
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 (October 1956)
Superman, Super-Destroyer
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #22 ([March 1966?])
Superman, Super-Destroyer

Notes

Story concludes on the back cover, preceded by the Boltinoff filler on the inside back cover.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

"Pete, I wish you would run across the street and see how old Mrs. Brown is this morning."

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Gag

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #51 (September 1956)
Untitled
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 (October 1956)
Untitled

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38438

Cover added

  • 31/01/2009

Index completed

  • 31/01/2009

Last updated

  • 19/11/2020