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Superman comic books issue 151

  • Issue #151
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 151
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.68) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Three Tough Teen-Agers!, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Al Plastino; Lois takes a job as a teacher to write a report on juvenile delinquents; Superman helps her scare them straight. The Man Who Trained Supermen!, script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Superman stops a con-man who is giving regular folks fake super-powers. Superman's Greatest Secret!, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; A Kryptonian Flame-Dragon is loose on Earth and Superman must stop the creature. NOTE: The inside front cover of this issue features a letter from the editors of DC Comics explaining to the boys and girls of America why DC is increasing the cover price of its comics from 10c to 12c. Among other things, the letter mentions that the cover price of a comic hadn't increased in 25 years. What isn't mentioned is that comics were originally 64-pages, but over the years the standard size shrank to 32-pages. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #151A
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 151A

    Written by Jeph Loeb; art by Mike McKone and Marlo Alquiza; cover by Phil Jimenez In stores October 6. The Daily Planet returns as a new era for the Man of Steel begins! "Faster than a speeding bullet," SUPERMAN FOR ALL SEASONS writer Jeph Loeb joins artists Mike McKone and Marlo Alquiza for a back-to-basics issue that reveals the shocking reason Lex Luthor has given the Planet back to Perry White. Plus, what villain's son is heading to Earth for a collision with the Man of Steel? Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #151B
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 151B
    Published 1999 by DC.

    Special Daily News Giveaway Edition available exclusively through the New York Daily News. Written by Jeph Loeb; art by Mike McKone and Marlo Alquiza; cover by Phil Jimenez. The Daily Planet returns as a new era for the Man of Steel begins! "Faster than a speeding bullet," SUPERMAN FOR ALL SEASONS writer Jeph Loeb joins artists Mike McKone and Marlo Alquiza for a back-to-basics issue that reveals the shocking reason Lex Luthor has given the Planet back to Perry White. Plus, what villain's son is heading to Earth for a collision with the Man of Steel? Ties into SUPERMAN (1986) series.

  • Issue #151
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 151

    First 20-cent cover price. Cover art by Bob Oksner. Attack of the Locust Creatures!, script by John Albano, pencils by Jose Delbo, inks by Bob Oksner; Jimmy Olsen, Percy and Meg rescue Superman from locust-like aliens and stop their invasion of Earth. Letter from Bob Rozakis. Carmine Infantino discusses the price change to 20 cents. Letter to the editor from comics writer Bob Rozakis. Cover price $0.20.