Pepsi Superman placemat (1978)

In 1978, Pepsi released a series of laminated placemats of DC Comics super heroes. This is the Superman placemat featuring a bold image of Superman breaking chains. It is actually the very popular artwork of Neal Adams that was originally used on the cover of Superman number 233 in 1971 and again on many promotional material and products like the Amscan Super Friends Decorative Cutouts from 1976. On the back is…

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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.

Superman’s Girl Friend Lois Lane #100 (1970)

Here is a copy of Superman’s Girl Friend Lois Lane number 100 cover dated April 1970. In this issue, Lois is tried for the murder of Lana Lang in a story called “Lois Lane’s Last Mile”. Batman takes the position of Lois’ attorney and Superman questions Lois on the stand. As the plot unfolds, the reader discovers that…

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…