Superman #132

Published
July 1958
Page count
28
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

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

""The Sphinx of Egypt--it's got my face--and it's trying to destroy me with Kryptonite vision! Can you solve the riddle of "The Superman Sphinx"?"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #240 (May 1958)
The Superman Sphinx
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
The Superman Sphinx
Show/hide 1. The World is Our Classroom (Superman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
 
Australia
Superman's Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #1 ([September 1958])
Show/hide 2. Secret of the Superman Sphinx (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (assistants)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #240 (May 1958)
The Secret of the Superman Sphinx
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
Secret of the Superman Sphinx
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #48 ([August 1965?])
Secret of the Superman Sphinx
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])
Secret of the Superman Sphinx

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 3. Doctor Rocket (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 2 pages

"How do you do, Senators. Everything is ready for your inspection of our missile laboratories!"

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #94 (May-June 1958)
How do you do, Senators
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
Doctor Rocket
Show/hide 4. The Human Skyscraper (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #28 (April 1958)
The Human Skyscraper
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
The Human Skyscraper
 
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #2 (September 1964)
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #9 (January 1966)
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #2 ([September 1967?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])
The Human Skyscraper
 
United States
Superman: The Amazing Transformations of Jimmy Olsen (DC, 2007 series) ([July] 2007)
The Human Skyscraper

Synopsis

When Prof. Potter gives Jimmy the wrong pill for a toothache, Jimmy ends up several stories tall, with the mind of a child. Trying to relieve Jimmy's toothache pain, Superman stumbles on the very antidote necessary to reverse Jimmy's transformation.

Show/hide 5. Jerry the Jitterbug (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"Wait til Valerie sees the box of candy."

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38542

Entry created

  • 06/02/2009

Cover added

  • 06/02/2009

Index completed

  • 06/02/2009

Last updated

  • 20/07/2015