Superman #65

Published
January 1953
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Man Who Went to Krypton (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"In this issue: "The Man Who Went to Krypton!" "But--how can that be? I was positive nobody on earth had ever been to my native planet before it exploded!" Jor-El with his wife and baby (now Superman), and I, Prof. Enders, on Krypton."

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC Comics, 1939 series) #77 (July-August 1952)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1950 series) #38 (May 1953)

Notes

The back cover is missing from my copy, which includes the indicia and possibly some filler stories.

Show/hide 1. Nature Loves a Nature-Lover (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer

Reprint history

Based on
Superman (DC Comics, 1939 series) #67 (November-December 1950)
Nature Loves a Nature-Lover
 
Sensation Comics (DC Comics, 1942 series) #100 (November-December 1950)
Nature Loves A Nature-Lover
First print
United States
Action Comics (DC Comics, 1938 series) #150 (November 1950)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC Comics, 1938 series) #158 (November 1950)
 
United States
Superboy (DC Comics, 1949 series) #11 (November-December 1950)
 
United States
Superman (DC Comics, 1939 series) #67 (November-December 1950)
 
United States
Leave it to Binky (DC Comics, 1948 series) #17 (November-December 1950)
Printed in
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1956 series) #7 ([April 1957?])
Nature Loves a Nature-Lover

Notes

This advertisement was featured in DC comics dated November 1950. The text at the bottom has been changed to "Published as a public service as inspirational guidance to the youth of this country." (Originally: "This page is published as a public service in cooperation with leading national social welfare and youth-serving organizations."

Show/hide 2. The Man Who Went to Krypton (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 3. The Man Who Conquered Superman (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (Managing Editor)
Mort Weisinger (story editor)
George Kashdan (story editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC Comics, 1938 series) #165 (February 1952)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1950 series) #38 (May 1953)
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC Comics, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
 (The Alien Who Conquered Superman)
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1961 series) #3 (September 1963)
 (The Alien Who Conquered Superman)
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1964 series) #30 ([November 1966?])

Notes

The back cover is missing from the indexed copy, which includes the indicia and possibly some filler stories.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39008

Entry created

  • 22/02/2009

Cover added

  • 03/11/2013

Index completed

  • 06/03/2010

Last updated

  • 10/08/2017