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Superman comic books issue 55

  • Issue #55
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 55
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    • Cover detached and held on with tape, staples added (not manufacturing). Cover miswrap.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.35) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • INCOMPLETE. Part of first page missing. Interrupts art and story. Almost full length spine split through first wrap.

    Cover pencils by Wayne Boring and Stan Kaye (background figures), inks by Kaye. Prankster's Second Childhood, art by Al Plastino; The Prankster is voted Most Admired Man by the students at the Manly Academy for Problem Children. The Richest Man In the World, script by Bill Woolfolk, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Millionaire Stephen Van Schuyler wants to marry Lois Lane, so she stages a contest to see who can give her the most spectacular gifts, Schuyler or Superman. Casey the Cop humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Albert Einstein bio. Too Many Heroes, script by Bill Finger, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye; Actor Peter Loroff wills all his money to the person who performs the most heroic deed in the week after his death. Used in Seduction of the Innocent (pg. 33). 52 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #55
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 55

    Time and Time Again! Phase 6. "Camelot!" Guest-starring Etrigan, the Demon. Cameo by the Shining Knight. Story and art by Jerry Ordway. Story continued from Action Comics #664. Superman continues his adventure through time. In this chapter the Man of Steel must fight side-by-side with the vicious Demon to save the legendary Kingdom of Camelot. Story concludes in Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #478. Plus, the back-up tale "Blaze of Glory!" Part 2 of 2. Starring the Guardian and the Newsboy Legion. Story and art by Karl Kesel. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #55
    Superman The Man of Steel (1991) 55

    Cover pencils by Jon Bogdanove, inks by Dennis Janke. Something Fishy, script by Louise Simonson, pencils by Jon Bogdanove, inks by Dennis Janke; Jeb takes a bullet from the mob to save Lois Lane. Comics Buyer's Guide 1996 Fan Awards. 36 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #55
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 55
    • 2 1/2" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. The Monster that Loved Aqua-Jimmy!, art by Al Plastino; Jimmy Olsen is temporarily given Aquaman's powers to patrol while Aquaman is on another case. "Jimmy the Red, Thor's Best Pal!", script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye; Jimmy travels back in time and helps Thor battle Loki. Jimmy Olsen's Secret Power!, script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #55
    Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane (1958) 55
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • 1" tear on front cover. Residue on back cover.
    • Cover detached at one staple. 1" cumulative spine split.
    • 0.75" cumulative spine split
    • Centerfold detached. 2.75" spine split from top. Oxidation. Water damage.

    Cover art by Kurt Schaffenberger. Don't Give Fire a Place to Start! public service announcement starring Superboy, script by Jack Schiff, art by Win Mortimer. Lois Lane's College Scoops, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Lois tells the story of three scoops she got in college. Unknown to Lois, Superman had influenced all three scoops, even though they had not yet met. Superman's Secret Wife!, script by Otto Binder, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Lois learns that Superman has secretly been married and tries to figure out who he had married. The Fingergirl of Death!, script by Otto Binder, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Lois Lane goes undercover as a mobster's moll to bring down Roger "Rajah" Drake, but Superman makes it appear that Drake has killed Jimmy, Perry, and Clark to convince her not to take on any more dangerous assignments. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #55
    Superman Batman (2003) 55
    Published Feb 2009 by DC.

    Super/Bat: Part 3 of 4 - Written by Michael Green & Mike Johnson Art by Rags Morales & John Dell Cover by Rags Morales The now super-powered Dark Knight takes his crusade worldwide, but one man stands in his way: his original protege, Nightwing! Meanwhile, the all-too-human Superman teams up with Zatanna to unravel the mystery behind the loss of his powers! 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #55
    Superman Adventures (1996) 55

    WRITTEN BY DEAN MOTTER; ART BY ALUIR AMANCIO AND TERRY AUSTIN; COVER BY MIKE MANLEY AND AUSTIN In stores March 21. "Kryptonite No More," Part 2. The world is free of Kryptonite, thanks to Lex Luthor's bid to turn its radiation into a safe energy source and render it harmless to Superman...but it comes with a price! FC, 32 PG. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #55
    Superman (Spanish Series 1950 Superhombre) 55

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    Features Superhombre, Garlitos el Pegador, El Capitan Carter y Sus Jovenes Comandos, Lucho Villegas, Congo Bill, and Murcielago y Robin. 9-in. x 11 1/2-in sizes vary throughout this series. 24 pages, PC/PB&W. Spanish Language.