Super Adventure Comic #54

Published
December 1954
Page count
28
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
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

"Robin routs crooks. Batman battles thugs. Superman smashes crime ring."

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #63 (March-April 1953)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Jerry the Jitterbug (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 2 pages

"I'll get ten shillings for watching Melvin this afternoon - enough for the moviies and spodas with Jane tonight!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
Unknown

Notes

The location of this feature in the comic is not confirmed, but it probably begins on the inside front cover and concludes on the inside back cover of the comic.

Show/hide 2. Superman Vs. the Wrecker (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 3. Shorty (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

"I'll try selling at this house first!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
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
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #61 (November-December 1952)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #37 ([July 1953])
Untitled
 
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #37 (July 1953)
 
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #37 (July 1953)
Untitled
Show/hide 4. Little Pete (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

"Oh, mum! Peggy and I are running away to get married."

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 5. The Crazy Crime Clown! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 6. Varsity Vic (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"Hello, Professor. May I use the telescope?"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
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
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #181 (October 1952)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #37 ([July 1953])
Untitled
 
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #37 (July 1953)
Untitled
 
Australia
Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #3 ([January 1958?])
Varsity Vic
Show/hide 7. Little Pete (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Shh - I'll have to ask mum first!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #180 (September 1952)
Little Pete
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #37 (July 1953)
Untitled
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #37 ([July 1953])
Untitled
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #230 (July 1957)
Little Pete
Show/hide 8. Varsity Vic (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Notes

The contents of this issue might not be correct. Also reported: The Menace from he Stars (Superman) from World's Finest #68 and The Guardian of the Bat-Signal (Batman) from US Batman #85.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 1947

Entry created

  • 31/10/2004

Cover added

  • 18/07/2014

Index completed

  • 25/05/2013

Last updated

  • 18/07/2014