Superman #46

Published
June 1951
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
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

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #152 (January 1951)
The Sleep That Lasted 1,000 Years!
Also printed
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Superman (KG Murray, 1950? series) #46 ([June 1951?])
The Sleep That Lasted 1,000 Years!
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
The Sleep That Lasted 1,000 years!
Show/hide 1. Superman! Batman! Superboy! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Superman! Batman! Superboy! Now in one big Super Comic! As famous as the Three Musketeers —Supermay, Superboy, Batman! Now they are together EVERY MONTH in one big, thrilling Comic Book! Super Adventure Comic. At All Newsagents."

Details

Printed
1952
Genre
0
More...
Superman! Batman! Superboy!

Notes

Variation without any pricing.

Show/hide 2. The Sleep That Lasted 1,000 years (Superman) Comic story, 5 pages
Show/hide 3. Proving Ground of Peril (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 10 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!
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #155 (August 1950)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
Proving Ground of Peril

Notes

This story is printed on side, two up.

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

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

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Teen; Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #158 (November 1950)
Untitled
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
Untitled
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #220 (September 1956)
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Superman, Hotel Manager (Superman) Comic story, 6 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
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
Superman, Hotel Manager

Notes

This story is printed on side, two up.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Janie) Comic story, 1 page

"Hi, Janie! All set?"

Featuring

Feature
Janie
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Win Mortimer , line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #152 (January 1951)
Untitled
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
Untitled
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Professor Pry The Wise Guy) Comic story, 1 page

"Ah! Someone has lost their car key, and can't open their car door..."

Featuring

Feature
Professor Pry The Wise Guy
Genre
Humour
Code
XVI

Credits

Writing
Lloyd Piper, scripter
Art
Lloyd Piper, line art
Show/hide 9. Boys and Girls! Under Fourteen (Dunlop) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dunlop

Notes

"Competition closes on Aug. 15th. Winners will be announced in all capital city morning newspapers on August 25th."


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37625

Entry created

  • 04/10/2008

Cover added

  • 03/07/2021

Index completed

  • 26/11/2009

Last updated

  • 08/08/2022