Superman Supacomic #103

Published
March 1968
Page count
84
Cover price
0.20 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte 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 Face of Fear! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

""So, Superman, you wanted me to remove my bandages...feast your eyes!" No...I can't look. Cover it up!" Featuring "The Face of Fear!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #349 (April 1967)
The Face of Fear!
Show/hide 1. The Face of Fear! (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman , scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #349 (April 1967)
The Face of Fear
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #103 ([March 1968])
Show/hide 2. Superman Joins the Army! (Superman) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Captain Jonathan Grimes; Lois Lane; Perry White

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #133 (November 1959)
Superman Joins the Army!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #23 ([June 1961?])
Superman Joins the Army
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #103 ([March 1968])
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #Vol. One ([September] 2005)
Superman Joins the Army!

Synopsis

Captain Grimes insists that Superman should be drafted and treated like any other draftee.

Notes

"A Hall of Fame Classic".

Show/hide 3. The Thing From 40,000 A.D.! (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 4. Dick Grayson's Secret Guardian! (Batman; Robin) Comic story, 9.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Frank Reynolds; Toughy Loomis; Chills Carmody

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller [signed as Bob Kane]
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #192 (June 1967)
Dick Grayson's Secret Guardian!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #103 ([March 1968])
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Robin The Boy Wonder (DC, 2008 series) #Vol. 1 ([January] 2008)
Dick Grayson's Secret Guardian!
Show/hide 5. The Crystal Ball That Betrayed Batman! (Batman; Robin) Comic story, 12.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman; Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Johnny Witts; Chen Ku; Silent Stan; Lisan; The Fearsome Foursome

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller [signed as Bob Kane]
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #192 (June 1967)
The Crystal Ball That Betrayed Batman!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #103 ([March 1968])
Show/hide 6. The Forgotten Legion! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Supergirl; Invisible Kid; Cosmic Boy; Ferro Lad; Matter-Eater Lad; Dream Girl [also as Miss Terious]; Mon-El; Ultra Boy; Phantom Girl; Shrinking Violet; Lightning Lad; Brainiac 5; Karate Kid; Element Lad; Princess Projectra; Saturn Girl; Colossal Boy; Bouncing Boy; Superboy [Clark Kent]; Star Boy [also as Sir Prize]]; Legion of Substitute-Heroes [Stone Boy; Night Girl; Polar Boy; Fire Lad; Color Kid; Chlorophyll Kid]; Legion of Super-Pets [Krypto; Beppo; Streaky; Comet]; Devil's Dozen [Prince Evillo; Hag [also as White Witch]; Sugyn; Wild Huntsman]; Master Mxyzptlk

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer [as Milton Snapinn]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #351 (December 1966)
The Forgotten Legion
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #103 ([March 1968])
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #205 (December 1974)
The Forgotten Legion! [The Forgotten Legion!]
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #205 (December 1974)
The Faces Behind the Masks! [The Forgotten Legion!]
 
Australia
Superman Presents Superboy Comic (Murray, 1976 series) #100 ([July 1976?])
The Forgotten Legion Part 2: The Faces Behind the Masks
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #6 (1996)
Part I: The Forgotten Legion!

Synopsis

While the Legion encounters the Hag on the Brande estate, Lightning Lad tries to resist the corrupting influence of Evillo. Under Miss Terious' direction, the Legion and the Subs gather the materials needed for a spell to counter the Hag's black magic. They then mount an attack on Prince Evillo's home, and find several surprises.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller

AusReprints ID

  • 837

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 30/03/2018

Index completed

  • 09/11/2010

Last updated

  • 30/03/2018