Superman Supacomic #140

Published
April 1971
Page count
68
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
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Punishment of Superman's Son (Superman) Cover, 1 page

""Dad, why have you locked me in the lead glass booth?" " I'm sorry son, but you've misused your superpowers, so I'm wiping them out forever with this gold kryptonite." "The Punishment of Superman's Son!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #391 (August 1970)
Show/hide 1. The Punishment of Superman's Son (Superman) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
W-485

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #391 (August 1970)
The Punishment of Superman's Son!

Synopsis

Superman, Jr. continually messes up with his super powers until finally Superman decides he must use Gold Kryptonite to remove Superman Jr's powers.

Show/hide 2. The Shame of the Super-Son (Superman) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
W-497
Characters
Superman; Superman, Jr.; Batman; Batman, Jr.; green kryptonite; gold kryptonite

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter [as Bob Kanigher]
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #392 (September 1970)
Show/hide 3. This Murder Has Been... Pre-Recorded (Batman) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-249

Credits

Writing
Frank Robbins, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #220 (March 1970)
Show/hide 4. Super-Turtle (Super-Turtle) Comic story, 1 page

"Let's see you read this eye chart!"

Featuring

Feature
Super-Turtle
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #233 (January 1971)
 (S-635)
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #233 (January 1971)
Super-Turtle

Notes

Begins: "Let's see you read this eye chart!"

Show/hide 5. Leave Us... or We Perish (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-636

Credits

Writing
Frank Robbins, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #168 (September 1970)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller
  • Grand Comics Database
  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 858

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 11/08/2015

Index completed

  • 09/12/2003

Last updated

  • 10/09/2019