Superman #51

Published
November 1951
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Cover Girl Mystery! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

Reprint history

Based on
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #24 ([March 1952])
The Cover Girl Mystery
First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #155 (April 1951)
The Cover Girl Mystery!
Show/hide 1. The Cover Girl Mystery! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #155 (April 1951)
The Cover Girl Mystery!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #24 ([March 1952])
The Cover Girl Mystery
Show/hide 2. The Spectre's Magic Formula (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; The Spectre (not the hero); Tubby Watts

Credits

Writing
Joe Samachson, scripter
Art
Ralph Mayo, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #150 (March 1950)
The Spectre's Magic Formula
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #24 ([March 1952])
The Spectre's Magic Formula
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #49 ([May 1969?])
The Spectre's Magic Formula

Synopsis

The Spectre has his own magic formula: 7B(67A)Q89.

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original printing was 8 pages.

Show/hide 3. The Man Who Stole Oceans (Superman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor (Villain)

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #71 (July-August 1951)
The Man Who Stole the Oceans!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #24 ([March 1952])
The Man Who Stole the Oceans

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original printing was 12 pages.


Notes

Some pages in this issue are printed on side, two-up.

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  • 38997

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