Superman Supacomic #159

Published
November 1972
Page count
68
Cover price
0.25 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 Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"Who is the mystery woman that captured Superman's heart...and soul?"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Neal Adams, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #243 (October 1971)
Show/hide 1. The Starry-Eyed Siren of Space (Superman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-883

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #243 (October 1971)
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #243 (October 1971)
The Starry-Eyed Siren of Space!
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #12 (May 1981)

Notes

Sand Superman saga, Superman 233-243.

Show/hide 2. Long Live the Kingpin! (Batgirl) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. The Forging of Young Batman (Superboy) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-1168

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
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. Headline Heroes (Headline Heroes) Comic story, 1 page

"Henry Villard (1895-1900) At the age of 18, Bavarian-born Henry Villard came to America where he later became newspaper correspondent for German-American newspapers..."

Featuring

Feature
Headline Heroes
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Art
Alex Toth, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #2 (June-July 1958)

Synopsis

History about Henry Villard (1835-1900).

Notes

Begins: "Henry Villard (1895-1900) At the age of 18, Bavarian-born Henry Villard came to America where he later became newspaper correspondent for German-American newspapers..." This page includes a "Challengers of the Unknown" header with DC logos, common in comics of the period but rarely reprinted in Australia.

Show/hide 5. Asylum of the Futurians! (Batman) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #229 (February 1971)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 873

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 26/03/2017

Index completed

  • 09/12/2003

Last updated

  • 26/03/2017