Superman Supacomic #85

Published
September 1966
Page count
84
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]; 0.20 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 The Three Generations of Superman (Superman) Cover, 1 page

""Look what he did, dad! Baby Kal may be your grandson, but he's my son! I insist you stop spoiling him!" "The Three Generations of Superman!" There's never been a super-cast like this! The Man of Steel as an aged, retiring Superman! Jor-El II as his son and successor! Kal-El II as his impish grandson!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #327 (August 1965)
Show/hide 1. Three Generations of Superman (Superman) Comic story, 12 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

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #327 (August 1965)

Notes

An Imaginary Story

Show/hide 2. Untitled ("Digger" Duggan) Comic story, 1 page

"I can't get a man to translate the hieroglyphics inside this tomb!"

Featuring

Feature
"Digger" Duggan
Genre
Humour
Code
6396

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #62 (May-June 1966)
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #189 (November 1969)
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #75 ([February 1970?])

Notes

Begins: "I can't get a man to translate the hieroglyphics inside this tomb!"

Show/hide 3. Luthor's First Victory over Superman (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #335 (March 1966)
Show/hide 4. The Blockbuster Breaks Loose (Batman) Comic story, 14 pages
Show/hide 5. No title recorded ("Digger" Duggan) Comic story, 1 page

"Whew! It's hot in the sun!"

Featuring

Feature
"Digger" Duggan
Genre
Humour
Code
6407

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

First print
Unknown

Notes

Begins: "Whew! It's hot in the sun!"

Show/hide 6. The Riddle-less Robberies of the Riddler (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #179 (March 1966)
Also printed
United States
Batman (Tempo Books, 1977 series) #14530 ([November] 1977)
 
United States
Batman: Featuring Two-Face and the Riddler (DC, 1995 series) ([June] 1995)
Show/hide 7. Superbaby's Golden Quest (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #120 (April 1965)
Show/hide 8. Hunters of the Super-Beasts Part 2: The Menace of Beast-Boy (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
John Forte, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
Text
Vivian Berg, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #339 (December 1965)
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #67 (December 1985)
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #4 (January 1994)

Notes

Death of Beast-Boy


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller

AusReprints ID

  • 829

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 20/07/2005

Index completed

  • 09/12/2003

Last updated

  • 10/12/2018