Superman Supacomic #153

Published
May 1972
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 Planet of the Angels (Superman) Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. Planet of the Angels (Superman) Comic story, 15 pages
Show/hide 2. The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton (From the Files of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
From the Files of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-1048

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
 
Otto Binder, scripter [attributed] (pgs. 4-9)
Art
John Forte, penciller (pgs. 1-3, 10)
 
George Papp, penciller (pgs. 4-9)
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker (pgs. 1-3, 10)
 
George Papp, inker (pgs. 4-9)
 
Al Plastino, inker (Superboy and Clark Kent faces)
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer [as Milton Snapinn]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #320 (May 1964)
Revenge of the Knave from Krypton! Part I
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #177 (September 1971)
The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton! [The Revenge of the Knave of Krypton!]
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #44 (January 1984)
The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton! Part I
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3 (1993)
Part I: The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton!

Synopsis

Dev-Em arrives at Legion headquarters as a member of the Inter-Stellar Counter-Intelligence Corps on a mission to nab the elusive leader of the Cosmic Spy Legion, Morlock the Merciless, but loses the assignment to Superboy.

Notes

Pages 4 to 9 reprint panels from Adventure Comics 287, August 1961 (“War of the Superboys”) and Adventure Comics 288, September 1961 (“The Knave From Krypton”). Info regarding Otto Binder and reprints from Adventure Comics 287-288 by Bob Bailey, 2005-01-30 (Per Sandell ed.)

Show/hide 3. The Deadly Go-Between (Batgirl) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batgirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-867

Credits

Writing
Frank Robbins, scripter
Art
Don Heck, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #416 (October 1971)
The Deadly Go-Between!
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Batgirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Deadly Go-Between!
Show/hide 4. My Place in the Sun (Robin) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 5. The Alien Among Us (Supergirl) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-1312

Credits

Writing
John Albano, scripter
Art
Bob Oksner, line art
Editing
Joe Orlando, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #411 (October 1971)
The Alien Among Us

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 868

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 11/07/2009

Index completed

  • 09/12/2003

Last updated

  • 10/09/2019