Action Comics #243

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1958
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14510

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Lady and the Lion (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #137 ([December 1958?])
The Lady and the Lion!
From GCD
in Superman: The Man of Tomorrow Archives (DC, 2004 series) #1
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #1
Show/hide 1. The Lady and the Lion (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Circe; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; kryptonite

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #137 ([December 1958?])
The Lady and the Lion
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #105 (January 1959)
The Lady and the Lion
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #3 (Summer 1961)
The Lady and the Lion
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #36 ([February 1966?])
The Lady and the Lion
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #22 ([November 1973?])
The Lady and the Lion
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #22 ([November 1973?])
 
United States
Superman: The Man of Tomorrow Archives (DC, 2004 series) #Volume 1 ([September] 2004)
The Lady and the Lion
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #Vol. One ([September] 2005)
The Lady and the Lion
From GCD
in Superman Annual (1960 series) #3 (Summer 1961)
in Superman: The Man of Tomorrow Archives (DC, 2004 series) #1
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #1
Original
Action Comics 243, August 1958
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #243 (August 1958)
 
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #243

Synopsis

Circe gives Superman a potion that causes him to have the head of a lion until he discovers the antidote.

Show/hide 2. Puzzle of the Perilous Planetoid (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

From GCD
in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #156 (March 1966)
Show/hide 3. The Five From The Future (Congo Bill) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 69258

Index completed

  • 13/11/2011