Superman #64

Published
December 1952
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 Clark Kent, Caveman! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, original Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #169 (June 1952)
Clark Kent, Caveman!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #37 (April 1953)
Clark Kent, Caveman!
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Private Pete) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Private Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 2. Caveman Clark Kent! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #169 (June 1952)
Caveman Clark Kent!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #37 (April 1953)
Caveman Clark Kent!
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #197 [G-36] (June-July 1967) (June-July 1967)
Caveman Clark Kent!
Show/hide 3. Superman for a Day! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; The Helicopter Bandits (villains)

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #119 (April 1948)
Superman for a Day!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #37 (April 1953)
Superman for a Day!
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #32 ([January 1967])
Superman for a Day!

Notes

This is the first issue with no by-line credit to Siegel and Shuster. One of the rare issues in which Clark Kent actually changes to Superman in a phone booth.

Show/hide 4. Fun to Make! Fun to Keep! (Kellogg's Corn Flakes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kellogg's Corn Flakes
Show/hide 5. You Can Get Strong Q!uickly! (Gym Supplies) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Gym Supplies
Code
SMP-8 ?

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Ed Jacyna

AusReprints ID

  • 39007

Entry created

  • 11/07/2022

Cover added

  • 11/07/2022

Index completed

  • 11/07/2022

Last updated

  • 11/07/2022