Superman #126

Published
January 1958
Page count
32
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 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

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Superman Loses His Powers! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"Look! Superman's fallen off that skysccraper and he has to use a parachute to save himself!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #230 (July 1957)
Superman Loses His Powers!
Also printed
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #94 ([June 1955?])
Superman Loses His Powers!
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #94 (February 1958)
Superman Loses His Powers!
Show/hide 1. Superman Loses His Powers (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Bart Wellins; kryptonite

Credits

Writing
Jerry Coleman, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #230 (July 1957)
Superman Loses His Powers
Also printed
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #94 ([June 1955?])
Superman Loses His Powers!
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #94 (February 1958)
Superman Loses His Powers

Synopsis

Exposure to ancient Atlantean experiments gives Bart Wellins super-powers and Superman can't stop him because exposure to the same experiments have increased his powers so much he daren't use them at all.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Broadway Laffs) Comic story, 1 page

"Well, here it is, finally--opening night!"

Featuring

Feature
Broadway Laffs
Genre
Gag

Credits

Writing
Harry Lampert , scripter
Art
Harry Lampert , line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Larry Nadle, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #5 (October-November 1950)
Untitled
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #94 (February 1958)
No title recorded
Show/hide 3. The Super-Hallucinations (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 4. The Midget Superman (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
I: Tom and Tina Thumb

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #115 (August 1957)
The Midget Superman
Also printed
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #94 ([June 1955?])
The Midget Superman
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #94 (February 1958)
The Midget Superman
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Tricksy World's Greatest Stunt Man) Comic story, 1 page

"If anybody can find that hidden treasure, it's Tricksy. He's the greatest skin diver!"

Featuring

Feature
Tricksy World's Greatest Stunt Man
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #117 (November 1957)
No title recorded
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #94 (February 1958)
No title recorded

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39044

Cover added

  • 09/03/2014

Index completed

  • 19/02/2010

Last updated

  • 04/07/2021