Action Comics #230

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1957
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13609

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

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Show/hide Cover Superman Loses His Powers! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #126 ([January 1958?])
Superman Loses His Powers!
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #94 (February 1958)
Superman Loses His Powers!
 
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Superman (KGM, 1958? series) #94 ([February 1958?])
Superman Loses His Powers!
Show/hide 1. Superman Loses His Powers (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Bart Wellins; kryptonite

Credits

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #126 ([January 1958?])
Superman Loses His Powers
 
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Superman (KGM, 1958? series) #94 ([February 1958?])
Superman Loses His Powers!
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KG Murray, 1952 series) #94 (February 1958)
Superman Loses His Powers

Synopsis

Exposure to ancient Atlantean experiments gives Bart Wellins super-powers and Superman can't stop him because exposure to the same experiments have increased his powers so much he daren't use them at all.

Show/hide 2. How to Make New Friends (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 3. The Jungle Journal (Congo Bill) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu the Jungle Boy; Jim Wilson; Chota the Chimp

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 4. Little Pete (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages
Show/hide 5. Ollie (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

"Are you finished, sir?"

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

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Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #64 ([January 1968])
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Adventures in Coin Collecting Text article, 1 page
Show/hide 7. The Lost and Found of Space (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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #31 ([November 1957])
The Lost and Found of Space
 
United Kingdom
Superadventure Annual (Atlas Publishing, 1959 series) #1963-64 (January 1964)
The Lost and Found of Space
Show/hide 8. Jerry the Jitterbug (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.66 pages

"What flavors of ice cream have you, Jerry?"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Show/hide 9. Superman's Secret Message (Supermen of America) Activity, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supermen of America
Genre
Superhero

Synopsis

A secret message to be decoded using Code Neptune No. 7.

Notes

Message is : YLHK AOL SPCLZ VM NYLHA TLU HUK AYF AV AZAYPCL MVY AOL OPNO PKLHSZ DOPHO NVCLYULK AOLPY JHYLLYZ.

Show/hide 10. Lem 'n' Lime (Lem 'n' Lime) Comic story, 1 page

"Look what I bought, Lime, a boomerang!"

Featuring

Feature
Lem 'n' Lime
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41616

Cover added

Index completed

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