At home, really, with Superman
Comic books -- initially strips compiled into a magazine format -- were catching on, and pulp publishers wanted a piece of the pie. National Comics (later DC Comics) finally bought Superman, who made his debut in Action Comics in spring 1938. Siegel and Shuster were happy to sign the 10-year deal that called for more comic stories.
Ohio family enjoys sharing history of home where Jerry Siegel created Superman comicSuperman, the story goes, was born on the planet Krypton and sent to Earth in a small rocket by his father when that planet was about to explode.
|Superman. Credit: DC Comics|