Superboy #86

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16047

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Army of Living Kryptonite Men! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Show/hide 1. The Super Coward! (Superboy) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Al Plastino
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Homer) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Homer
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. The Boy Who Betrayed Clark Kent! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Pete Ross (first appearance); Superboy

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
George Papp

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #15 (August 1981)
The Boy Who Betrayed Clark Kent!
From GCD
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #342
in Best of DC, The (DC, 1979 series) #15
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Little Orville) Comic story, 0.5 pages
Show/hide 5. Get a Grip on Your Gripes! Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 6. The Army of Living Kryptonite Men! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Lex Luthor; Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; Krypto; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy (cameo); Saturn Girl (cameo)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
George Papp
Letters
Joe Letterese

Reprint history

From GCD
in 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #11
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #492
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #1

Synopsis

Luthor lures Superboy into a kryptonite trap, but he is saved by a timely appearance of Lightning Lad.

Notes

Luthor speculates about the existence of a Legion of Super-Villains, and their future first appearance is plugged in the final caption of the story.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38581

Index completed

  • 26/01/2012