Superman All Color Comics #17

Published
October 1948
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
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
John Sikela, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #111 (August 1947)
Cameras in the Clouds
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Molly the Model) Comic story, 1 page

"But why can't I come in the studio and watch you pose?"

Featuring

Feature
Molly the Model
Genre
Humour
Characters
Molly the Model

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Crack Comics (Quality, 1940 series) #53 (March 1948)
Untitled
Show/hide 2. The Super Sideshow (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #122 (July 1948)
The Super Sideshow
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950 series) #5 (August 1950)
The Super Sideshow
Show/hide 3. Untitled [Old Enemies Come to Grips] (The Sea Rover) Comic story, 1 page

"What news from St. Molaro, Senor Fredras?"

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 103

Credits

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

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-08-17

Notes

Title from the previous episode. "Next page Victor and Vanquished"

Show/hide 4. Untitled [Victor and Vanquished] (The Sea Rover) Comic story, 1 page

"Surrender Blackbeard--the fortress is ours!"

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 104

Credits

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

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-08-17

Notes

Title from the previous episode. "Next page Blackbeard's Bid"

Show/hide 5. Untitled [Blackbeard's Bid] (The Sea Rover) Comic story, 1 page

"We must prevent their escape Captain Cain."

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 105

Credits

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

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-08-31

Notes

Title from the previous episode. "Next page Arnett's Decision".

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

"I've much wealth at St. Lesayo, Arnett--I can make you a rich man."

Featuring

Feature
The Sea Rover
Genre
Adventure
Code
WARWICK 106

Credits

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

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Original
The Sea Rover (The Argus) 1948-09-07

Notes

Title from the end of the previous episode. "Next issue 'Two Traders'."

Show/hide 7. The Oracle from Metropolis! (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz, scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #53 (July-August 1948)
The Oracle from Metropolis!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950 series) #5 (August 1950)
The Oracle From Metropolis
Show/hide 8. Doin's in the Desert (Silas P Scuttle) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Silas P Scuttle
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Vernon Hayles, scripter [signed as Hayles]
Art
Vernon Hayles, line art [signed as Hayles]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Vernon Hayles , letterer
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Swooney) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Swooney
Genre
Humour

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 10. Untitled (Blacklock Bones Daffy Detective) Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blacklock Bones Daffy Detective
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Notes

One of the later episides of Blacklock Bones Daffy Detective is signed "Auld".

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Kiki Kelly) Comic story, 1 page

"How fortunate, finding this piece of cloth right on Kiki's dresser!"

Featuring

Feature
Kiki Kelly
Genre
Humour; teen
Characters
Kiki Kelly; Mr. Kelly; Mrs. Kelly

Credits

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

Reprint history

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

Synopsis

A piece of cloth from the coat tail of Greg Van Madison is sewn on dad's trousers.

Notes

This sequence reprints the last appearance of the Kiki Kelly feature.

Show/hide 12. It's a Fact! Ancient Olympic Champions Trained on Cheese! (Kraft Cheese) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kraft Cheese
Show/hide 13. 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

  • 1804

Entry created

  • 29/09/2004

Cover added

  • 16/04/2022

Index completed

  • 29/09/2004

Last updated

  • 02/06/2022