The Man of Steel’s newspaper comic strips are among the rarest of all Superman collectibles. This comprehensive series helps remedy this gap in Superman history by bringing back into print every one of the daily newspaper strips.
In these fifteen storylines by writer Alvin Schwartz and artist Wayne Boring, Superman faces off against the “Crime Mentalist” who can predict crimes before they happen; finds himself locked up for speeding in “Superman, Jailbird;” plays cupid to help a millionaire Prince Charming find the mysterious “Miss Whisper;” and is at the mercy of Enthor’s paralyzing weapon!
Other stories in this third addition to the series include “Lois’s Secret Identity” and “The Super Elixir.”
A comprehensive series that remedies a gap in comics history, bringing back all the Superman daily strips–among the character’s rarest collectibles, never before reprinted.
The creative torch is passed to writer Alvin Schwartz when Superman’s creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster leave the series. Schwartz and artist Wayne Boring present sixteen storylines that begin while World War II is still raging and continued into the post-war era. Stories include “The Prankster’s Peculiar Premonitions,” “Lois Lane, Editor,” and “Superman’s Secret Revealed!”
The Man of Steel’s newspaper adventures ran for more than twenty-five years, from 1939 until 1966, and the vast majority of the strips remain among the rarest of all Superman collectibles. This series remedies that gap in the Superman mythos by beginning a comprehensive archival program to bring back into print every one of the Superman newspaper strips.
The premiere volume of Golden Age Superman dailies includes all strips from February 16, 1942 through October 28, 1944, and features the first appearance of the mischievous Mr. Mxyzptlk, the menace of The Monocle, the nefarious No Name, Miss Dreamface, “King” Jimmy Olsen, and the kidnapping of Santa Claus! More than 800 daily strips that are collected for the first time since their original appearance in newspapers more than 70 years ago!