Superman #110, “The Defeat of Superman”

Description
Superman issue no. 110 was published by DC Comics in January of 1957. The cover art by Al Plastino features Superman battling a giant ant. The 36 page issue sold for 10 cents and featured the stories, “The Secret of the Superman Trophy,” The Mystery Superman!” and “The Defeat of Superman.” Superman first appeared in the June 1938 Action Comics No. 1, before the Superman title launched in May of 1939 and continued until 1986 when it was renamed Adventures of Superman.
Object Name
comic book
date made
1957-01
publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
maker
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Action Comics
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in x 6 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 16.51 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1988.3095.30
catalog number
1988.3095.30
nonaccession number
1988.3095
subject
Superman
Comics
American Enterprise
Popular Entertainment
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
American Enterprise
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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