LEE Superman children’s belt and buckle (1981)

Here is a Superman children’s belt and buckle produced in 1981 by LEE. The belt is elastic and printed with artwork of Superman flying through the clouds. The speech balloons say: “It’s a bird!” “It’s a plane!” “It’s SUPERMAN!” The buckle is made of brass and has an enameled ‘S’ symbol on its face.

Often, the belt portion will be lost and the buckle will be the only thing left in someone’s drawer. When these buckles end up on online auction sites…

Super Friends Special #1 (1981)

In this double issue of Super Friends Special number 1, the first story deals with Gleek being abducted by a villain named the Menagerie Man who uses animals to steal. After several pages of fun games, puzzles and drawing, story number two begins and tells the tale of…

Krypton Chronicles #1 (1981)

The first issue in the comicbook mini-series Krypton Chronicles from 1981. In this issue, Superman and Supergirl travel to Kandor (an inhabitable planet that Superman found, in an earlier story, orbiting a red sun where he was able to enlarge the bottled city) and meet with scientists and scholars to help Kal-El in his quest to…