Superman

Superman (The K. G. Murray Publishing Co., 1952 series) has been grouped as part of a series of titles with continued numbering.

These UK variants started with contents reprinted in London, while later issues had covers only reprinted in Australia with amended numbering. The first 14 issues were printed randomly from the first 40 Australian issues, with new numbering and UK advertisements. Issues 15-76 were printed in the UK based on the Australian edtion, with some changes to advertisements. Printing in UK ended with the brief change to full-colour printing in 1956. During the changeover, five Australian issues (#104-#108) were not distributed in the UK.

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Show/hide 1. Superman KG Murray (1950)
United Kingdom

KG Murray

Australia

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Published
(1950)
Format
Comic
Language
English
Available issues

Notes

This issue appears to be a tryout of reprints for the UK market. The UK variants started with contents reprinted in London, while later issues had covers only reprinted in Australia with amended numbering.

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This series is part of the following groups:
  • Superman (titles with continued numbering) (currently displayed – ungroup)
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Show/hide 2. Superman Colour Comics Pty. Ltd. #1 (1950) to #2 (1950)

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Published
#1 (1950) to #2 (1950)
No. issues
2
Format
Comic series
Language
English
Available issues

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This series is part of the following groups:
  • Superman (titles with continued numbering) (currently displayed – ungroup)
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Show/hide 3. Superman Comics KG Murray #3 (1950) to #4 (1950)
United Kingdom

KG Murray

Australia

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Published
#3 (1950) to #4 (1950)
No. issues
2
Format
Comic series
Language
English
Available issues

Notes

These UK variants started with contents reprinted in London, while later issues had covers only reprinted in Australia with amended numbering. The first 14 issues were printed randomly from the first 40 Australian issues, with new numbering and UK advertisements. Issues 15-76; Printing in UK ended with the brief change to full-colour printing in 1956. During the changeover, five Australian issues (104-108) were not distributed in the UK.

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Covers
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This series is part of the following groups:
  • Superman (titles with continued numbering) (currently displayed – ungroup)
Continued

Show/hide 4. Superman KG Murray #5 (1950)
United Kingdom

KG Murray

Australia

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Published
#5 (1950)
No. issues
1
Format
Comic series
Language
English
Available issues

Notes

These UK variants started with contents reprinted in London, while later issues had covers only reprinted in Australia with amended numbering. The first 14 issues were printed randomly from the first 40 Australian issues, with new numbering and UK advertisements. Issues 15-76; Printing in UK ended with the brief change to full-colour printing in 1956. During the changeover, five Australian issues (104-108) were not distributed in the UK.

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Covers
small  |  Medium  |  large

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This series is part of the following groups:
  • Superman (titles with continued numbering) (currently displayed – ungroup)
Continued

Show/hide 5. Superman Comics KG Murray #6 (1950) to #7 (1950)
United Kingdom

KG Murray

Australia

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Published
#6 (1950) to #7 (1950)
No. issues
2
Format
Comic series
Language
English
Available issues

Notes

These UK variants started with contents reprinted in London, while later issues had covers only reprinted in Australia with amended numbering. The first 14 issues were printed randomly from the first 40 Australian issues, with new numbering and UK advertisements. Issues 15-76; Printing in UK ended with the brief change to full-colour printing in 1956. During the changeover, five Australian issues (104-108) were not distributed in the UK.

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This series is part of the following groups:
  • Superman (titles with continued numbering) (currently displayed – ungroup)
Continued

Show/hide 6. Superman K. G. Murray #8 (1950?) to #23 (1952?)
United Kingdom

K. G. Murray

Australia

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Published
#8 (1950?) to #23 (1952?)
No. issues
16
Format
Comic series
Language
English
Available issues

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This series is part of the following groups:
  • Superman (titles with continued numbering) (currently displayed – ungroup)
Continued

Show/hide 7. Superman The K. G. Murray Publishing Co. #24 (1952) to #117 (1960)

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Published
#24 (1952) to #117 (1960)
No. issues
94
Format
Comic series
Language
English
Available issues

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This series is part of the following groups:
  • Superman (titles with continued numbering) (currently displayed – ungroup)
Continued

Variant base series

Australia
Superman (Colour Comics Pty. Ltd., 1950 series)
 (Various issues with different numbering.)

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