Mighty Comic #97

Published
October 1973
Page count
52
Cover price
0.20 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (1)
 
Planet Comics (1)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"I've smashed your invulnerable fortress, Superman! Now I'll smash you!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1330
Characters
Superman; Galactic Golem

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #258 (November 1972)
Fury of the Energy Eater!

Synopsis

Golem smashing through door to Superman's Fortress

Show/hide 1. Fury of the Energy-Eater (Superman) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1288
Characters
Galactic Golem (villain, origin); Superman; Clark Kent; Josh Coyle; Bert Smith; Harry Potter; Lex Luthor (flashback); S.T.A.R. Labs

Credits

Writing
Len Wein, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #258 (November 1972)
Fury of the Energy-Eater!
Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Murray, 1978? series) #40 ([June 1980?])
Fury of the Energy-Eater
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #56 (January 1985)
The Fury of the Energy Eater

Notes

Story includes a footnote reference to The Man Who Murdered the Earth" in Mighty Comic #96.

Show/hide 2. The Big Heist Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Code
S-1159

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Lehti, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Gang Busters (DC, 1947 series) #26 (February-March 1952)
The Big Heist
Also printed
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #423 (May 1972)
The Big Heist
 
Australia
World's Finest (Murray, 1979 series) #128 ([February 1979?])
The Big Heist

Notes

Detective "A Classic".

Show/hide 3. Will the Real Don Rickles Panic? (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-172
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lightray; Jimmy Olsen; The Guardian [Jim Harper]; Goody Rickles; Don Rickles; Laura Conway; Morgan Edge; Ugly Mannheim; Intergang; Apokolips; a Boom Tube; Para-Demons

Credits

Writing
Jack Kirby, scripter
Art
Jack Kirby, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, penciller (Superman and Jimmy Olsen heads)
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Kirby, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #141 (September 1971)
Will The Real Don Rickles Panic?!?
Also printed
United States
Jimmy Olsen: Adventures by Jack Kirby (DC, 2003 series) #nn [1] ([July] 2003)
Will the Real Don Rickles Panic?!?

Synopsis

Lightray helps Superman escape the UFO, while Jimmy, Goody Rickles, and the Guardian foil Ugly Mannheim's plot to kill them.

Show/hide 4. Look What I've Found in Peter Hasting's Lucky Dip Grab Bag (Peter Hastings Lucky Dip) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Peter Hastings Lucky Dip

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 786

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 29/12/2019

Index completed

  • 09/12/2003

Last updated

  • 29/12/2019