Super Adventure Comic #12

Published
November 1962
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Fantastic Army of General Olsen! (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

""Great scott! My friend Jimmy Olsen is leading a regiment of alien soldiers into a suicide charge! How can they conquer a super-enemy with toy guns and a flag of Krypton? They'll be wiped out to the last man!" Featuring "The Fantastic Army fo General Olsen!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #60 (April 1962)
The Fantastic Army of General Olsen!
Show/hide 1. The Fantastic Army of General Olsen! (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #60 (April 1962)
The Fantastic Army of General Olsen!
Show/hide 2. The Day Superman Married Lana Lang! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #26 (July 1961)
The Day Superman Married Lana Lang!
Also printed
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #3 (September 1964)
The Day Superman Married Lana Lang
From GCD
from Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #26 (July 1961)

Notes

'A Brand New "Imaginary" Story'

Show/hide 3. Superman's Super-Courtship! (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer [as Milton Snapinn]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #289 (June 1962)
Superman's Super-Courtship!
Printed in
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #496 (February 1983)
Superman's Super-Courtship!
Also printed
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #1 (1991)
Superman's Super-Courtship!
 
United States
Superman in the Sixties (DC, 1999) ([September] 1999)
Superman's Super-Courtship!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
Superman's Super-Courtship!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #2 ([December] 2008)
Superman's Super-Courtship
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #289
 
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #289.
 
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #289 (June 1962)

Synopsis

Supergirl tries to play matchmaker for her cousin Superman with Helen of Troy, Saturn Woman, and Luma Lynai of Staryl, but realizes she needs to leave Superman's love life up to fate.

Show/hide 4. Superman's Phantom Pal! (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages
Show/hide 5. The Candid Camera Kid! (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #33 (May 1962)
The Candid Camera Kid!
Show/hide 6. Jimmy Olsen's Wildest Adventure! (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
John Forte, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #61 (June 1962)
Jimmy Olsen's Wildest Adventure!
Show/hide 7. Part 1: The Bride of Luthor! [The Wife of Superman's Foe] (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 8. Part II: The Son of Luthor! [The Wife of Superman's Foe] (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages
Show/hide 9. Supergirl's Super Boy-Friends! (Supergirl) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 10. Ollie (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

"I'll have some milk!"

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #118 (November 1957)
Ollie
Show/hide 11. Jimmy Olsen, Coward (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #61 (June 1962)
Jimmy Olsen, Coward!

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1385

Entry created

  • 17/04/2004

Cover added

  • 06/04/2012

Index completed

  • 16/11/2004

Last updated

  • 02/02/2020