Time magazine Vol. 131 No. 11 (1988)

Here is the March 14, 1988 issue of Time magazine celebrating Superman’s 50th birthday. The cover features a bold image of Clark Kent changing into Superman. The cover artwork was penciled by John Byrne and inked by Jerry Ordway. In this issue…


Superman pin set (1988)

In 1988, DC Comics released this set of Superman pins. The set featured a history of Superman with four differently shaped pins with art by four artists: Joe Shuster, Curt Swan, John Byrne and Jerry Ordway.

Burger King Superman figurine and cup (1988)

In 1988, Burger King released figurine cupholders and cups based on DC Comics characters. The set of four figurines and cups were Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and Darkseid. This Superman figurine was…


Hamilton 15-inch Superman figure (1988)

Released in 1988, this Presents Superman figure, a division of Hamilton Gifts, stands at 15 inches tall. This figure, made in the Philippines for Hamilton, was…


Armour Jumbo Hot Dogs wrapper (1988)

In 1988, during the 50th birthday of Superman, Armour Hot Dogs was granted the license to…