Superman #19

United Kingdom

K. G. Murray

Australia

Published
October 1951
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 GBP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Sleep That Lasted 1,000 years! (Superman) Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. Meet Batman! [No price] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Meet Batman! He's terrific! He's one of the world's best known adventure characters! You can follow the adventures of Batman and his young assistant Robin every month in Batman Comics at all Newsagents."

Details

Printed
1951
Genre
Superhero
More...
Meet Batman! [No price]
Show/hide 2. The Sleep That Lasted 1000 Years (Superman) Comic story, ? pages
Show/hide 3. Proving Ground of Peril (The Green Arrow) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #155 (August 1950)
Proving Ground of Peril!
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #46 ([June 1951?])
Proving Ground of Peril
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I'll go south and do a lot of sking!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I feel like a million dollars in this new suit!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #158 (November 1950)
Untitled
 
Unknown
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #46 ([June 1951?])
Untitled
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #220 (September 1956)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #220 (September 1956)
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Superman, Hotel Manager (Superman) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz, scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #68 (January-February 1951)
Superman, Hotel Manager!
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #46 ([June 1951?])
Superman, Hotel Manager
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Janie) Comic story, 1 page

"Hi, Janie! All set?"

Featuring

Feature
Janie
Genre
Humour

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer , line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #152 (January 1951)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #46 ([June 1951?])
Untitled
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"I bet I can!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour; teen

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #51 (April-May 1951)
Keep the Sodas Coming

Notes

Some pages in this issue are printed on side, two-up. This issue needs to be confirmed against the UK printing and may contain features printed only in the Australisn edition.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 1824

Entry created

  • 30/09/2004

Cover added

  • 05/03/2021

Index completed

  • 04/10/2008

Last updated

  • 03/07/2021