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Giant Superman - 15 [4.5, VG+]
Giant Superman - 15 [4.5, VG+]
Product Code:1963-1964
weight:250g
Product Condition:New
R 700,00 inc. tax
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Description

Giant Superman #15

Front and back cover in colour.

Front cover: From Adventure Comics (1938) #277 (October 1960) (DC Comics)

40 pages in black and white.

Inside front cover:           “Health Myths Debunked”. Black and white.

Inside back cover:           House ad for other Mimosa publications.

Main contents:

  1. Superboy in “The Duel for Earth” - From Adventure Comics (1938) #277 (October 1960)

The Duel for Earth!

Superboy / comic story / 12 pages

Script

Jerry Siegel

Pencils

George Papp

Inks

George Papp

Colors

?

Letters

?

Genre

superhero

Characters

Krypto; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; Lana Lang

Synopsis

Superboy has to stop an alien invasion of Earth by agreeing to a duel.

  1. Aquaman and Aqualad in “The Underwater Olympics” - From Adventure Comics (1938) #277 (October 1960)

The Underwater Olympics!

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 7 pages

Script

Robert Bernstein

Pencils

Ramona Fradon

Inks

Ramona Fradon

Colors

?

Letters

?

Genre

superhero

Characters

Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo; Bart Horval

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad hold an underwater olympics. Aquaman's team "loses" to prevent kryptonite discovery.

Keywords

Kryptonite

  1. Tricksy – The Worlds Greatest Stunt Man ( 1 page)

 

  1. Jimmy Olsen in “The Cub Who Cried Wolf” – Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #30 (August 1958)

The Cub Who Cried Wolf

Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 8 pages

Script

Alvin Schwartz

Pencils

Curt Swan

Inks

Ray Burnley

Colors

?

Letters

?

Genre

superhero

  1. Fingerprint Curios! / cartoon / 1 page – from Gang Busters #33 (April-May 1953)

Script

?

Pencils

Morris Waldinger

Inks

Morris Waldinger

Colors

?

Letters

Morris Waldinger

First Line of Dialogue or Text

Fingerprint knowledge probably goes back as far as Ancient Babylon...

Genre

non-fiction

Synopsis

How fingerprints have been used through the ages

  1. History of Detective Mystery - Batman #64 (April-May 1951)

History of Detective Mystery / comic story / 0.5 page

Script

?

Pencils

Morris Waldinger

Inks

Morris Waldinger

Colors

?

Letters

Morris Waldinger

First Line of Dialogue or Text

Many forms of mystery stories have been found in the early literature from the East!

Genre

non-fiction; crime

Casey the Cop – 0.5 page

 

Supergirl in “Trapped in Kandor” - Action Comics #280 (September 1961)

Trapped in Kandor!

Supergirl / comic story / 11.67 pages

Script

Jerry Siegel

Pencils

Jim Mooney

Inks

Jim Mooney

Colors

?

Letters

Milt Snapinn

Genre

superhero

Characters

Supergirl [Linda Danvers] (brief origin); Superman [Clark Kent]; Lex Luthor; Lesla-Lar (villain); Fred Danvers; Edna Danvers; Zor-El (flashback); Perry White (cameo); Martha Kent (flashback, cameo); Jonathan Kent (flashback, cameo)

Synopsis

Kandorian scientist Lesla-Lar changes places with a de-powered Supergirl using her teleporter ray and begins her plan to destroy Superman.

Keywords

Argo City; Fortress of Solitude; Kandor

 

The Man-Ape's Mercy Mission! - Adventure Comics #277 (October 1960)

Congorilla and Janu / comic story / 6 pages

Script

Robert Bernstein

Pencils

Howard Sherman

Inks

Howard Sherman

Colors

?

Letters

?

Genre

jungle; superhero

Characters

Janu

Synopsis

Congorilla delivers Bantu fever serum.

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