Superman Supacomic #192

Published
October 1975
Page count
68
Cover price
30 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (1)
 
Planet Comics (1)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

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

""Superman's gone mad! Instead of arresting me, he's killing me!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #282 (December 1974)

Notes

Show/hide 1. Lex Luthor--Super Scalp-Hunter (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-1812

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Kurt Schaffenberger, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #282 (December 1974)
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #27 (August 1982)
Show/hide 2. The Pizzeria Peril (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-1733

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter [as Martin Pasko]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #277 (July 1974)
Show/hide 3. The Last Case of the Justice League (Justice League of America) Comic story, 26 pages
Show/hide 4. Superboy of Bigville (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Super-hero
Code
N-910

Credits

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

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #91 (September 1961)
The Superboy of Bigville!
This version
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #202 (June 1974)
Printed in
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #28 ([November 1961])
The Superboy of Bigville!
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #202 (June 1974)
The Superboy of Bigville!
Show/hide 5. Amazing Ratios (Amazing Ratios) Comic story, 1 page

"During the course of a year, the Earth receives as much heat and light from the moon as it receives in just 13 seconds from the sun..."

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Ratios
Genre
Fact

Credits

Writing
Morris Waldinger, scripter
Art
Morris Waldinger, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #97 (October 1958)
Amazing Ratios!
 
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #55 (July-August 1962)
Amazing Ratios!
Printed in
Australia
Flash Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([1965?])
Amazing Ratios!

Synopsis

Science information on heat and light from the moon, density of supergiant stars, loss of water through breating and perspiration, and zodiacal light.

Notes

Begins: "During the course of a year, the Earth receives as much heat and light from the moon as it receives in just 13 seconds from the sun..."

Show/hide 6. The Infernal Imp (Mr. Mxyzptlk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr. Mxyzptlk
Genre
Super-hero
Code
N-1150

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #169 (May 1964)
This version
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #168 (December 1974-January 1975)

Notes

Originally a Superman feature.


Notes

Issue includes the Trade Practices Act 1974 advertisement.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller
  • Grand Comics Database

AusReprints ID

  • 890

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 09/12/2003

Index completed

  • 29/11/2006

Last updated

  • 22/05/2011