Superman #118

Published
May 1957
Page count
32
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Colour
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

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Secret of Superman Island! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"32 Pages * Every Page in Color "Stop! I made that island--but no one is allowed to land on it!" Featuring "The Secret of Superman Island!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (assistants)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #224 (January 1957)
The Secret of Superman Island!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #86 (May 1957)
The Secret of Superman Island!
Show/hide 1. Shorty (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

"Three hours of this and not a single nibble!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 2. The Secret of Superman Island! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Ed Hamilton?
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Mort Weisinger (assistant editor)
George Kashdan (assistant editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #224 (January 1957)
The Secret of Superman Island
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #86 (May 1957)
The Secret of Superman Island
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #86 (May 1957)
Show/hide 3. The Sea Clown (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Jack Schiff (managing editor), Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (story editors)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #233 (February 1957)
The Sea Clown
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #86 (May 1957)
The Sea Clown

Synopsis

Wackyman is a clown who somehow duplicates all of Aquaman's powers.

Show/hide 4. Handling Popsy (Susie) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Susie
Genre
Humour

Reprint history

First print
United States
Buzzy (DC, 1945 series) #70 (March-April 1956)
Show/hide 5. The Super Safari (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 6. Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says An Accident's No Joke] [H5] Advertisement, 1 page

"Safety Sam says "An accident's no joke. Play smart… play safe… don't miss out on any of the fun." Safety Sam is brought to you by P.K. Gum…"

Details

Printed
1957
More...
Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says An Accident's No Joke] [H5]

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39036

Entry created

  • 22/02/2009

Cover added

  • 05/06/2012

Index completed

  • 22/02/2009

Last updated

  • 04/04/2017