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Superman comic books issue 143

  • Issue #143
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 143
    Published Feb 1961 by DC.
    • 1/2" cumulative spine split.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Staples added (not manufacturing). 2 1/2" cumulative spine split.
    • Cover detached at both staples, centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Staples added (not manufacturing). 2 3/4" Cumulative spine split. Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • 1 1/4" spine split from the bottom.Centerfold detached. Water damage.
    • 3" Cumulative spine split.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($8.25) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1497655009

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. The Great Superman Hoax!, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Professor Juris pretends that he is secretly Superman to attempt to steal some Red Kryptonite from Perry White. Lois Lane's Lucky Day!, art by John Forte; Perry White sends Clark and Lois to a carnival to determine if the games are rigged. Bizarro Meets Frankenstein!, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; After seeing an Earth program claiming that Frankenstein was the scariest monster, Bizarro #1 travels to Earth to prove that he is scarier than Frankenstein. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #143
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 143

    "Shattered Illusions!" Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by Steve Epting and Joe Rubinstein. Superman enters the arena of world politics and brings a malevolent dictator to his knees. Superman is taking a more active role in the world than ever before. And Lois is not happy about it. Story continues in Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #566. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #143
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 143
    • Oxidation.
    • Water damage.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby pencils, inks by Mike Royer. Genocide Spray!, script by Jack Kirby, pencils by Jack Kirby and Murphy Anderson (some Superman and Jimmy Olsen heads), inks Vince Collettal; Superman and Jimmy uncover the secrets of Transilvane, while the Newsboy Legion witness the final fate of the killer of the original Jim Harper. The Alien Thing!!!--Strange Stories of the D.N.A. Project, script and pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Vince Colletta. The Rookie Takes the Rap starring the Newsboy Legion, script by Jack Kirby and Joe Simon, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Joe Simon. Letter from comics writer Mark Gruenwald. 52 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.