Action Comics #229

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1957
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13556

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Mort Weisinger (assistant editor)
George Kashdan (assistant editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Superman Satellite! (Superman) Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. The Superman Satellite (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Perry White; Dr. John Haley

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

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Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #90 ([September 1957?])
The Superman Satellite

Synopsis

After Superman destroys a deadly meteor he cannot return to Earth.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Quick Quiz) Comic story, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Quick Quiz

Credits

Script
H. T. Elmo
Art
H. T. Elmo
Show/hide 3. Worldwide Adventures In Science Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ruben Moreira
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 4. The Great Jungle Swindle (Congo Bill) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu the Jungle Boy

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humor; teen

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. Games That Save Lives Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. The Milky Way Hunt (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Tommy Tomorrow; Brent Wood

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jim Mooney

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38763

Entry created

  • 23/09/2014

Index completed

  • 23/09/2014

Last updated

  • 23/09/2014