Superman #116

Published
December 1959
Page count
28?
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Superman's Future Wife! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"Can you guess who she is?"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Super-Twins; Superman's future wife

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #131 (August 1959)
Superman's Future Wife!
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #148 ([November 1959])
Superman's Future Wife!
Show/hide 1. Superman's Future Wife (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Super-Twins

Credits

Writing
Robert Bernstein, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #131 (August 1959)
Superman's Future Wife
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #148 ([November 1959])
Superman's Future Wife!
 
United States
Lois Lane Annual (DC, 1962 series) #1 (Summer 1962)
Superman's Future Wife
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #1 ([June 1964?])
Superman's Future Wife
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #50 ([August 1969])
Superman's Future Wife
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #Vol. One ([September] 2005)
Superman's Future Wife!

Synopsis

In an enchanted cottage, Lois has visions of the future and learns that Superman will marry and father twins...but doesn't learn WHO Superman will marry!

Show/hide 2. Supergirl Visits the 21st Century (Supergirl) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Tommy Tomorrow (as a child); Jik

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #255 (August 1959)
Supergirl Visits the 21st Century!
Also printed
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #179 (October 1976)
Supergirl Visits the 21st Century!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #25 ([May 1977?])
Supergirl Visits the 21st Century!
 
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 1 (2001)
Supergirl Visits the 21st Century!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([November] 2007)
Supergirl Visits the 21st Century!

Synopsis

Supergirl travels into the future for the first time and meets young Tommy Tomorrow.

Show/hide 3. The Curse of Kryptonite (Superman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; also as Superboy]; Superman robots; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (cameo); Krypto

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #130 (July 1959)
The Curse of Kryptonite

Synopsis

When Superman accidentally exposes himself to kryptonite, he recalls his lifetime of experience with the mineral from his home planet.

Notes

This sequence reprints the first appearance of Krypto in Superman.

Show/hide 4. Wrigley's [Safety Sam says Always Play Safe] [K22] Advertisement, 1 page

"Safety Sam says Always Play Safe. Safety Sam is brought to you by P.K. It hurts to lear the hard way…"

Details

Printed
1959
Genre
Fact
More...
Wrigley's [Safety Sam says Always Play Safe] [K22]

Notes

The code on this advertisement might be K32.


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Entry created

  • 24/04/2005

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  • 04/04/2017

Last updated

  • 25/09/2022