Superman All Color Comics #16

Published
September 1948
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #118 (March 1948)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Spike) Comic story, 0.34 pages

"Quick, mister! Let me have a double chocolate soda before the trouble starts!!"

Featuring

Feature
Spike
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Phil Berube, scripter [signed as Berube]
Art
Phil Berube, line art [signed as Berube]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original Assistant Editor [attributed]
 
Mort Weisinger, original Assistant Editor [attributed]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #46 (May-June 1947)
Untitled
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Chief Hot Foot) Comic story, 0.66 pages

"The Hurricane is headed due north --"

Featuring

Feature
Chief Hot Foot
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original Assistant Editor [attributed]
 
Mort Weisinger, original Assistant Editor [attributed]

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First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #51 (March-April 1948)
Untitled
Show/hide 3. The Un-Super Superman! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane

Credits

Writing
Don C. Cameron , scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor
 
Jack Schiff, original Editor [attributed]

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #34 (May-June 1948)
The Un-Super Superman!
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #2 ([April 1957])
The Un-Super Superman!
 
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #49 ([July 1965])
The Un-Super Superman!
Show/hide 4. Sky High Scrappy Comic story, 2 pages

Credits

Writing
Yaroslav Horak, scripter [as Larry Horak]
Art
Yaroslav Horak, line art [as Larry Horak]
Text
Yaroslav Horak, letterer [as Larry Horak]
Show/hide 5. Untitled [A Cunning Plan] (The Sea Rover) Comic story, 1 page

"On behalf of his excellency, the Governor, I welcome you to St. Molaro, Captain."

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 99

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-07-20

Notes

Title from the end of the previous episode. "Can Blackbeard take the Island of St. Molaro? Next page: 'The Sea Rover' Informed."

Show/hide 6. Untitled ['The Sea Rover' Informed] (The Sea Rover) Comic story, 1 page

"Surrender--all of you--or your Governor dies!"

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 100

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-07-27

Notes

Title from the end of the previous episode.

Show/hide 7. Untitled [Dangerous Men] (The Sea Rover) Comic story, 1 page

"There is a mystery aboard "the Sea Rover's" ship! Zombo the giant negro has been shot."

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 101

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-08-03

Notes

Title from the end of the previous episode.

Show/hide 8. Untitled [The Sea Rover's Plan] (The Sea Rover) Comic story, 1 page

"We will not anchor off St. Molaro before dark--then we will land our men on the beach at the northern tip of the island."

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 102

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-08-10

Notes

Title from the end of the previous episode.

Show/hide 9. Daddy Superman (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Perry White

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz , scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye , inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #35 (July-August 1948)
Daddy Superman
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic Annual (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #3 ([August 1957]) —_
Daddy Superman!
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #12 ([May 1965?])
Daddy Superman!

Synopsis

Twin babies are accidentally left on Clark Kent's doorstep.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (Silas P Scuttle--Sheriff of Sage Bush City) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Silas P Scuttle--Sheriff of Sage Bush City
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Vernon Hayles, scripter
Art
Vernon Hayles, line art
Text
Vernon Hayles , letterer
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Blacklock Bones, Red-Hot Detective) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Blacklock Bones, Red-Hot Detective
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Auld, scripter
Art
Auld, line art
Text
Auld , letterer

Notes

Another episode of this series is signed 'Auld'.

Show/hide 12. Untitled (Swooney) Comic story, 1 page

"Uh huh--hello there Swooney--"

Featuring

Feature
Swooney
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Yaroslav Horak, scripter [signed as Horak]
Art
Yaroslav Horak, line art [signed as Horak]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Yaroslav Horak, letterer [as Larry Horak]
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Molly the Model) Comic story, 1 page

"And the winner of the Miss Blonde title… Miss Molly Maloney!"

Featuring

Feature
Molly the Model
Genre
Humour
Characters
Molly Maloney; Pop Maloney

Credits

Writing
Bernard Dibble, scripter
Art
Bernard Dibble, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Brenner, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Crack Comics (Quality, 1940 series) #53 (March 1948)
Untitled

Synopsis

Pop one-ups his daughter Molly in winning "titles."

Show/hide 14. It's a Fact! Vikings Lived on Cheese (Kraft Cheese) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kraft Cheese
Show/hide 15. Secrets of the Deep! (Kraft Fish Paste) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kraft Fish Paste

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 1803

Entry created

  • 29/09/2004

Cover added

  • 02/06/2022

Index completed

  • 25/08/2009

Last updated

  • 02/06/2022