Super Adventure Comic #44

Published
February 1954
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUD]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman and Batman with Robin) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Hart Amos, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist

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First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. Australian House and Garden [Modular House] Advertisement, 1 page

"Introducing the New Sensational Build-It-Yourself Modular House… Australian House and Garden"

Details

Printed
1954
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Australian House and Garden [Modular House]
Show/hide 2. The Swindler Who Was Honest! (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Perry White; J. Wilbur Wolfingham (villain)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #60 (September-October 1952)
The Swindler Who Was Honest!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #40 ([September 1967?])
The Swindler Who was Honest

Synopsis

J. Wilbur Wolfingham goes straight only to get caught in a swindle himself.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"Jerry, as the team manager your job is to plan the schedule and book all the games!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

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First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #27 (March 1958)
No title recorded
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #134 ([September 1958?])
Jerry the Jitterbug
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I put a penny in and nothing happened."

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #65 (June 1958)
No title recorded
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"How was your date with Roy last night?"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

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First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #178 (March 1953)
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Batman Pounds a Beat! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero
Characters
V: Dancer Kern (I)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Kane, penciller (Batman & Robin figures only)
 
Lew Schwartz, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

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First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #77 (June-July 1953)
Batman Pounds a Beat!
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #48 ([February 1969?])
Batman Pounds a Beat
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"These prisoners certainly put in a day's work."

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

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First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #78 (August-September 1953)
Casey the Cop
Also printed
United States
Gang Busters (DC, 1947 series) #64 (June-July 1958)
Casey the Cop
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Private Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Pete, run over and pick up three cases of eggs."

Featuring

Feature
Private Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #177 (February 1953)
Untitled

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 1938

Entry created

  • 31/10/2004

Cover added

  • 31/03/2018

Index completed

  • 29/06/2012

Last updated

  • 19/09/2019