Superman

Published
August 1981
Page count
100
Cover price
0.95 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
Murray Comics (Red)
 
Murray Comics (Red)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

""Pull harder, Superman--or I'll be kidnapped right out of this world!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3248

Credits

Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #503 (January 1980)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Murray, 1981) ([August 1981])
Show/hide 1. A Save In Time (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3236

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #503 (January 1980)
A Save in Time!
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Murray, 1981) ([August 1981])
Show/hide 2. A Day in the Life of Bruce (Superman) Wayne (Just Imagine) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Just Imagine
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3551
Characters
Superman

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
Denys Cowan, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #358 (April 1981)
A Day In the Life of Bruce (Superman) Wayne

Synopsis

Superman stops terrorists from blowing up a plane. Superman stops terrorists from blowing up a plane.

Notes

Imaginary Story.

Show/hide 3. Don't Get Off on the 13th Floor (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1913

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #448 (June 1975)
Don't Get Off On the 13th Floor!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #202 ([August 1976?])
Don't Get Off on the 13th Floor
 
Australia
Superman (Murray, 1981) ([August 1981])
Show/hide 4. Mister Mxyzptlk's Circus Caper (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-5831

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
José Luis García-López, line art [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #351 (September 1980)
Mr. Mxyzptlk's Circus Caper!

Synopsis

Juan Garcia helps Superman get rid of Mr. Mxyzptlk at the circus.

Show/hide 5. The Most Dangerous Man on Earth (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1328

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #419 (December 1972)
The Most Dangerous Man on Earth!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #181 ([November 1974?])
The Most Dangerous Man on Earth

Notes

Technical assistance credited to Pete Simmons, Director of Space Astronomy, Grumman Aerospace Corporation. Al Milgrom's name appears on a wall.

Show/hide 6. The Case of the Disappearing Daye (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3455

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
John Calnan, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #205 (January-February 1981)
The Case of the Disappearing Daye
Show/hide 7. The Invasion of the Super-Ants (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 8. Fall and Rise of the Star-Child (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3221
Characters
Supergirl

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #502 (December 1979)
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #5 (May-June 1980)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Anthony Revill

AusReprints ID

  • 901

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 22/01/2014

Index completed

  • 23/12/2007

Last updated

  • 19/08/2017