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Superman comic books issue 97

  • Issue #97
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 97
    • 2 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.20) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.37) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: Scuffing on front and back of case
    • Label #1F541B-022
    • 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.
    • Interior is complete. Full length spine split.

    Cover art by Al Plastino. The Amazing Professor Memory, script by Bill Finger, art by Al Plastino; Superman takes the place of Professor Memory when the mob is after him for accidentally learning the serial numbers on some stolen bills. Varsity Vic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Big Game Hunt of Metropolis, script by Otto Binder, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Ray Burnley; The Swindle Syndicate dupe Jimmy Olsen with free passes to Jack Borden's Big Game Hunt in an attempt to stop Clark Kent from figuring out who their leader is. Superboy's Last Day in Smallville!, script by Jerry Coleman, pencils by Wayne Boring, inks by Stan Kaye. Fearless Fosdick stars in a quarter-page Wildroot Cream-Oil ad with art by Al Capp. 44 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #97
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 97

    "Shadows!" Part 1 of 3. Story by Dan Jurgens. Art by Dan Jurgens and Brett Breeding. A new mysterious adversary, for reasons unknown, is downloading files about Superman from S.T.A.R. Labs. Story concludes in Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #520. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #97
    Superman The Man of Steel (1991) 97

    WRITTEN BY MARK SCHULTZ. ART BY DOUG MAHNKE AND TOM NGUYEN. COVER BY BRYAN HITCH AND PAUL NEARY. Leading into the New Year's Eve countdown to midnight, the JLA's Steel recalls an attack on Stryker's Island by the Eradicator. With inmates running for their lives can even Steel and Superman hope to stop them all, and can anything bring Eradicator to his senses before next month's crucial Y2K/transformed Metropolis storyline? Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #97
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954) 97

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Fortress Death-Trap!, script by Jim Shooter, art by Pete Costanza; Jimmy accidentally releases Tal-Var inside Superman's Fortress of Solitude and uses Superman's weapons to force him into the Phantom Zone. His Highness, Prince Jimmy Olsen!, script by Leo Dorfman, art by Pete Costanza; Jimmy dresses up as Prince Sumi to help Superman capture the assassins that are trying to kill the Prince. GI Joe Club ad. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #97
    Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane (1958) 97

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Three Super-Sirens! [Part I], pencils by Irv Novick, inks by Mike Esposito; Clark and Lois investigate a sea monster sighting, and arrive to find Lori Lemaris sending it away by telepathy. Part II The Lure of the Three Loreleis!; After both Lyla Lerrol and Luma Lynai appear and remind Superman of their past love, Lois figures out that the girls are all shapeshifting alien criminals from the planet Durla who are trying to drive Superman mad. The Mystery of Skull Island, script by Robert Bernstein, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; Perry has Clark and Lois disguise themselves as a butler and maid in order to spy on Hollywood movie star Carlos Floyd. Peg humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #97
    Superman Pizza Hut Collectors Edition (1977) 97

    Exact reprint of Superman # 97 (1st series), printed in May, 1955, except for ads.