The Best of DC #42

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1983
Page count
100
Cover price
1.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/37905

Credits

Editing
Nicola Cuti

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Editing
Nicola Cuti
Show/hide 1. The Legion of Super-Creatures! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #326 (July 1965)
Show/hide 2. The Midget Menace (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. The Thing from 40,000 A.D.! (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 4. The Invulnerable Enemy (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #226 (March 1957)
Show/hide 5. The Interplanetary Circus! (Superman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Al Plastino

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #145 (May 1961)
Show/hide 6. Jimmy Olsen's Private Monster! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman [Clark Kent]; TNT Gang; Lucy Lane; Lois Lane

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Forte

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #43 (March 1960)

Synopsis

A monster appears whenever Jimmy uses his signal watch.

Show/hide 7. The Creature of 1,000 Disguises (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 8. The Super-Human Bomb! (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Brainiac; Grax; Lois Lane

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #342 (October 1966)

Notes

Inks credit is given to Wayne Boring in the GCD listing for the original story.

Show/hide 9. A Doghouse for Superman! (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 10. Untitled Illustration, 1 page

Credits

Pencils
Howard Bender
Inks
Dick Giordano

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38798

Cover added

  • 06/05/2010

Index completed

  • 06/05/2010