Superman #81

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
?

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Show/hide Cover Rip Van Superman (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"32 pages * Every page in color Featuring "Rip Van Superman!" "So this is the Superman of 1956! I wonder what he will say when he awakes and learns that this in the year of 2956 every man has super-powers?""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #107 (August 1956)
Untitled
Printed in
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #113 ([December 1956?])
Rip Van Superman
Show/hide 1. Rip Van Superman (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 3. The Mystery of the Canine Champ (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"Oh Midge, the handsomest boy moved in next door, and I can watch him from my window all day long!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #113 ([December 1956?])
Untitled
Show/hide 5. The Amazing Super-Baby (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
William Woolfolk?
Art
Al Plastino
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (assistants)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #217 (June 1956)
The Amazing Super-Baby
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #113 ([December 1956?])
The Amazing Super-Baby
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #32 ([February 1965?])
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #21 ([February 1966?])
The Amazing Super-Baby

Synopsis

Somebody leaves a baby on Clark Kent's doorstep, who just happens to have super powers.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"Come on Peg lets go in the water!"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #113 ([December 1956?])
Untitled

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38990

Entry created

Cover added

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