Superboy #94

Published
December 1956
Page count
32
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Metallo of Krypton! (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Cover, 1 page

"32 pages Every page in color. Featuring "Metallo of Krypton!" "Just like Robinson Crusoe, I'm marooned on an island--an island in space! And I even have my man Friday!""

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #49 (June 1956)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])
Show/hide 1. Metallo of Krypton (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Coleman, scripter
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #49 (June 1956)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])

Synopsis

Superboy is trapped on an asteroid by Kryptonite dust and discovers a robot there that was built on Krypton.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

"What a jungle!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

"Lots of traffic on this corner!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])
Show/hide 4. My Super-Pet, Krypto (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 1 page

"These pyramids will give me lots of information for my book on ancient Egyptian writings!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

"Nice day for fishing, isn't it, Shorty?"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])
Show/hide 7. The Bird With Super Powers (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz, scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #225 (June 1956)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #174 (June 1971)
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #8 ([June 1972?])

Synopsis

Professor Lang brings back a mynah bird that seems to have super-powers.

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

"Pardon, are you in charge here?"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 1751

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