Superman #285

DC Comics

United States

Published
March 1975
Page count
36
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/28323

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz, Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Search for the Impossible Man! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1898
Characters
Superman; bystanders

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #196 ([February 1976?])
Search for the Impossible Man!

Synopsis

Superman being strangled by plant but bystanders can't see plant.

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 1. Search for the "Impossible" Man (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1856
Characters
Roger Rivers (villain); Superman; Clark Kent; Josh Coyle; Roy Raymond; Perry White; Steve Lombard; Lois Lane; Lola Barnett; Batman [as Bruce Wayne]

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #196 ([February 1976?])
Search For the "Impossible" Man
Printed in
Supermann (Semic, 1977 series) #5/1979 (uke 20 1979)
 
Superman Taschenbuch (Egmont Ehapa, 1976 series) #29 (1980)
 
Stålmannen (Semic, 1976 series) #5/1979 ([30 april] 1979)
Show/hide 2. The Kid with the Million-Dollar Smile! (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1871
Characters
unnamed Museum thieves (villains); Superman [as Clark Kent]; Jason Fleece; Lola Barnett; Selma Fleece

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter [as Martin Pasko]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Superman (Egmont Ehapa, 1966 series) #16/1975 (2. August 1975)
 
Supermann (Illustrerte Klassikere / Williams Forlag, 1969 series) #1/1977 ([januar] 1977)
 
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #25 (June 1982)
 
Supermann (Semic, 1985 series) #2/1986 (uke 8 1986)

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Metropolis Mailbag) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Metropolis Mailbag
Code
S-1904

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Includes a letter from Jim Steranko.


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #113.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42765

Entry created

  • 17/09/2021

Index completed

  • 17/09/2021

Last updated

  • 17/09/2021