Superboy Annual #1

DC Comics

United States

Published
Summer 1964
Page count
84
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/18480

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent, Superbaby]; Power-Boy; Krypto; Joe Timmons the Barber; British Bobby

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Show/hide 1. The Return of Jor-El and Lara (Superboy) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent;

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #74 (July 1959)
Superboy's Voyage to New Krypton, Part 1: The Return of Jor-El and Lara
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #129 ([November 1959?])
The Return of Jor-El and Lara Part 2: The Voyage To New Krypton Part 3: The Orphan of Steel
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([June 1965?])
Chapter I: The Return of Jor-El and Lara
Printed in
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #36 ([February 1966?])
Chapter I: The Return of Jor-El and Lara!
From GCD
from Superboy (1949 series) #74 (July 1959)

Synopsis

Jor-El and Lara mysteriously arrive in Smallville and make plans to move to another world taking Superboy and the Kents with them

Show/hide 2. The Voyage to New Krypton (Superboy) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Krypto

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #74 (July 1959)
Superboy's Voyage to New Krypton, Part 2: The Voyage to New Krypton
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #129 ([November 1959?])
The Return of Jor-El and Lara Part 2: The Voyage To New Krypton Part 3: The Orphan of Steel
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([June 1965?])
Chapter II: The Voyage to New Krypton!
Printed in
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #36 ([February 1966?])
Chapter II: The Voyage to New Krypton!
From GCD
from Superboy (1949 series) #74 (July 1959)

Synopsis

The extended family move to the new planet, but on this world they have no super powers.

Notes

4 panels cut

Show/hide 3. The Orphan of Steel (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jor-El; Lara; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Krypto

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #74 (July 1959)
Superboy's Voyage to New Krypton, Part 3: The Orphan of Steel!
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([June 1965?])
Chapter III: The Orphan of Steel!
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #129 ([November 1959?])
The Return of Jor-El and Lara Part 2: The Voyage To New Krypton Part 3: The Orphan of Steel
Printed in
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #36 ([February 1966?])
Chapter III: The Orphan of Steel!
From GCD
from Superboy (1949 series) #74 (July 1959)

Synopsis

Superboy leaves their new world on a mission for Jor-El, but a rogue meteor wipes out New Krypton and leaves him an orphan yet again.

Show/hide 4. Ways in which Red Kryptonite Has Affected Superboy Text article, 0.33 pages
Show/hide 5. Superbaby in Scotland Yard (Superboy) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Superbaby (flashback)]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Sir Chadwick

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superboy (1949 series) #73 (June 1959)

Synopsis

Visiting Scotland Yard in London, Superboy is prompted to recall an earlier trip to the home of Great Britain's Police Force

Show/hide 6. The Blind Boy of Steel (Superboy) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Krypto

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
George Papp

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #259 (April 1959)
The Blind Boy of Steel
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #35 ([November 1965?])
The Blind Boy of Steel
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #35 ([November 1965?])
The Blind Boy of Steel
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #126 ([August 1959?])
The Blind Boy of Steel
Printed in
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #126 ([August 1959?])
The Blind Boy of Steel
Also printed
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([June 1965?])
The Blind Boy of Steel
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([June 1965?])
The Blind Boy of Steel
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (1938 series) #259 (April 1959)

Synopsis

When a freak accident gives Superboy diamond vision, he must bandage his eyes and use Krypto as a super-seeing eye dog

Show/hide 7. Superman TV Series Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Notes

List of stations carrying the Adventures of Superman TV show.

Show/hide 8. How Superboy Learned to Fly (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Captain Burton

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #69 (December 1958)
How Superboy Learned to Fly
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #130 ([December 1959])
How Superboy Learned to Fly!
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #130 ([December 1959])
How Superboy Learned to Fly
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([June 1965?])
How Superboy Learned To Fly
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #9 ([January 1966?])
How Superboy Learned to Fly
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #50 (August 1969)
How Superboy Learned to Fly!
From GCD
from Superboy (1949 series) #69 (December 1958)

Synopsis

Whilst mastering his flying ability, Superboy unwittingly discredits a pilot who has witnessed him in flight, only by revealing his existence can the Boy of Steel save the airman's career.

Show/hide 9. Superboy's Kryptonian Ancestors Text article, 0.33 pages
Show/hide 10. The Day Clark Kent Got a Haircut (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Joe Timmons

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #76 (October 1959)
The Day Clark Kent Got a Haircut!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #8 ([March 1960?])
The Day Clark Kent got a Haircut
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([June 1965?])
The Day Clark Kent Got a Haircut
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #15 (August 1981)
The Day Clark Kent Got a Haircut!

Synopsis

When Smallville's barber, Joe Timmons, suspects that Clark must be Superboy as he had never been in for a haircut, the Boy of Steel concocts a scheme to put him off the scent

Show/hide 11. The Power-Boy From Earth (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Power-Boy [Zarl Vorne]; Ma and Pa Vorne

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye?

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superboy (1949 series) #52 (October 1956)

Synopsis

On the Planet Juno, Superboy encounters Power-Boy, an Atlantean survivor from the Earth of 10,000 years ago. Awoken from suspended animation he became his new world's champion, however his one weakness ensures that he and Superboy can never make contact again

Notes

Inker id by Bob Hughes August 2005

Show/hide 12. The Phantom Zone Criminals Text article, 0.33 pages

Reprint history

From GCD
in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #165
Show/hide 13. The Space Adventures of Krypto (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Krypto; Superboy

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
George Papp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superboy (1949 series) #77 (December 1959)

Synopsis

Krypto encounters a space cat, becomes a dog king and escapes from an asteroid of deadly traps on his outer space travels.

Show/hide 14. Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #31 cover Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #31 (September 1958) [1/4 page]

Notes

Al Plastino as well

Show/hide 15. Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #32 cover Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #32 (October 1958) [1/4 page]
Show/hide 16. Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #30 cover Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #30 (August 1958) [1/4 page]
Show/hide 17. Action Comics #253 cover Cover reprint (on interior page), 0.25 pages

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #253 (June 1959) [1/4 page]

Notes

On sale April 23rd 1964

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42784

Index completed

  • 31/01/2011

Last updated

  • 01/04/2017