Giant Jimmy Olsen Album #8

Published
April 1973
Page count
68
Cover price
0.25 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy 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 Amazing Adventures out of this World! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

"Featuring Amazing adventures out of this world! The Dynamic Duo of Kandor! Superman and Olsen--Fugitives! The World of Doomed Olsens!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 140, August-September 1971 (DC Giant G-86)

Notes

Last Colour Comics issue

Show/hide 1. Superman in Kandor Part 1: Invasion of the Mystery Super-Men Part 2: The Dynamic Duo of Kandor Part 3: The City of Super-People (Superman) Comic story, 26 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #47 ([July 1963])
 
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #91 ([January 1964?])
Original
Superman 158, January 1963
This version
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 140, August-September 1971 (DC Giant G-86)
Show/hide 2. The World of Doomed Olsens (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #22 ([April 1952?])
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #122 ([March 1978?])
Original
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen 72, October 1963
This version
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 140, August-September 1971 (DC Giant G-86)

Notes

The Legion of Super-Heroes initiates Jimmy Olsen as Elastic Lad to honorary membership.

Show/hide 3. The Superman Time Capsule (Superman) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Coleman, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller (page 1)
 
Win Mortimer, penciller (pages 2-11)
 
Murphy Anderson, inker (page 1)
 
Win Mortimer, inker (pages 2-11)
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman 250, April 1972

Notes

This story was originally printed as a giveaway promotional comic in 1955, without the first page.

Show/hide 4. The Caped Crimefighters of Kandor Part 2: The Super-Showdown in Kandor (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen 69, June 63
This version
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 140, August-September 1971 (DC Giant G-86)

Notes

Last Colour Comics issue.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 767

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 08/12/2003

Index completed

  • 30/10/2005

Last updated

  • 29/11/2014