Superman #5

Published
July 1983
Page count
84
Cover price
0.99 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Federal Comics FC
 
Federal Comics FC

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

""I know you're positive my blast can't kill you, Superman--but as you see, it has a decidedly negative effect!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #354 (December 1980)
Show/hide 1. The Fantastic Foe Superman Could Never Meet! (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3417

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #353 (November 1980)

Synopsis

Troxx-55 finds a way to switch places with Superman to committ robberies when Superman will not be around.

Show/hide 2. The Man Who Lived Twice! (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3799

Credits

Writing
Tamsyn O'Flynn, scripter
Art
Bob Oksner, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #215 (February 1982)
Show/hide 3. Twice Upon a Time! (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #354 (December 1980)
Show/hide 4. Vengeance Times Four! (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3667

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter [as Martin Pasko]
Art
José Delbo, penciller [as Jose Delbo]
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #210 (September 1981)
Also printed
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #211 (October 1981)
 (Deadlier than the Sword)

Notes

These two stories have been merged, with removal of parts of the final page of the first and the splah page of the second.

Show/hide 5. Momentus, Master of the Moon! (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3467

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #355 (January 1981)

Synopsis

Dr. Ezaak becomes Momentus when experimenting with gravity.

Show/hide 6. Murray the Cat Fan Club [Blue] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Hey look who's here…its Murray the Cat. So Come on gang and join the Murray the Cat Fan Club and you will receive * One comic every month for 12 months from a category of your choice * The Murray the Cat Membership Badge * Two additional recent comics delivered during the twelve months at no extra cost * One 53cm X 43cm Pin up Poster of Murray the Cat. All this for $9.60 per year *(Overseas $12.60)… Send to Murray the Cat Fan Club, P.O. Box 227 Waterloo 2017"

Details

Printed
1983
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Murray the Cat Fan Club [Blue]

Notes

A number of variations of this advertisement were used.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 493

Entry created

  • 03/12/2003

Cover added

  • 12/08/2015

Index completed

  • 21/08/2010

Last updated

  • 24/10/2021