Superman Supacomic #156

Published
August 1972
Page count
68
Cover price
25 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

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

"To Save a Superman "One failure--and you forget all the good I've done. You miserable ingrates--I'm through with you!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Neal Adams, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #240 (July 1971)
Show/hide 1. To Save a Superman (Superman) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-805
Characters
I-Ching

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #240 (July 1971)
Also printed
United States
Superman: Kryptonite Nevermore (DC, 2009 series) ([February] 2009)

Notes

Sand Superman saga, Superman 233-243. This story featurs I-Ching from Wonder Woman.

Show/hide 2. Highway to Nowhere (Batman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-1107

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #422 (April 1972)
Show/hide 3. Album of Unsung Heroes (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Super-hero
Code
B-1176

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter [as David George]
Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #182 (February 1972)
Show/hide 4. Target for Manana (Batgirl) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batgirl
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-1065

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) #420 (February 1972)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Batgirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
Show/hide 5. Giants of the Telescope (Giants of the Telescope) Comic story, 1 page

"Giovanni Donati (1826-1873)"

Featuring

Feature
Giants of the Telescope
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #50 (March 1959)

Synopsis

History on Giovanni Donati's discovery of new comets and pioneering work on the spectra of stars..

Notes

Begins: "Giovanni Donati (1826-1873)"

Show/hide 6. One Legionnaire Must Go (A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
A New Tale of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Super-hero
Code
B-1278

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Dave Cockrum, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #184 (April 1972)
Also printed
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #Volume 10 (2000)
Show/hide 7. The Amazing Tots of Smallville (Superboy, an Untold tale of Superboy When He was Superbaby) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, an Untold tale of Superboy When He was Superbaby
Genre
Super-hero
Code
B-1210

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #102 (January 1963)
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #182 (February 1972)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen

AusReprints ID

  • 871

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 28/09/2004

Index completed

  • 24/09/2004

Last updated

  • 12/07/2009