Action Comics #246

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14695

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Doom from Krypton! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

Reprint history

Printed in
in Superman: The Man of Tomorrow Archives (DC, 2004 series) #1
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #1
Show/hide 1. Krypton on Earth! (Superman) Comic story, 12.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; Jonas Smith

Credits

Script
Otto Binder?
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
in Superman: The Man of Tomorrow Archives (DC, 2004 series) #1
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #1

Synopsis

Real estate promoter Jonas Smith creates the planned community of Krypton Island, which opens with a pageant featuring a re-enactment of Jor-El and Lara sending Baby Kal-El to Earth. But Superman realizes Smith is a wanted criminal and stops him from smuggling off Krypton Island diamonds that Superman made from coal.

Show/hide 2. The King of the Cages (Congo Bill) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Howard Sherman

Notes

writer id by Craig Delich 8/05

Show/hide 3. Destination Unknown (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #31 ([April 1959?])
Destination Unknown

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39075

Entry created

  • 25/04/2010