Super Adventure Comic #86

Published
August 1957
Page count
32
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
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 No title recorded (Superman and Batman with Robin) Cover, 1 page

"32 Pages"

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Hart Amos, line art

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #86 (August 1957)
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 1 page

"I'm glad you hired me as your assistant, Professor!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #86 (August 1957)
Show/hide 2. Superman's Fatal Costume (Superman) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 3. Stay in School - Give Yourself a Break (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Lionel and His Lions) Comic story, 1 page

"I give you Lionel, the bravest, most fearless, man in the world!"

Featuring

Feature
Lionel and His Lions
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #86 (August 1957)
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Lionel and His Lions) Comic story, 1 page

"I'd like to try out as your assistant, Mr. Lionel."

Featuring

Feature
Lionel and His Lions
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Show/hide 6. Robin Falls in Love (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #107 (April 1957)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #86 (August 1957)
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #185 (October-November 1966)
 (80 Page Giant G-27)
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #12 ([March 1967?])
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Hy Wire) Comic story, 1 page

"-and until you pay me last week's rent, I'm locking you in your room!"

Featuring

Feature
Hy Wire
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #86 (August 1957)
Show/hide 8. The Secret of Fort Smallville (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #56 (April 1957)
 
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #86 (August 1957)
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Fireman Pete) Comic story, 1 page

"Pete! There's a gal up there yellin' for help!"

Featuring

Feature
Fireman Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #106 (March 1957)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #86 (August 1957)

Notes

This could be a reprint from Superboy 20, June-July 1952 which also has an untitled Fireman Pete story.

Show/hide 10. Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Play Time Is All Too Short] (Wrigley's) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Safety Sam, brought to you by P.K. Gum…"

Details

Printed
1957
More...
Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Play Time Is All Too Short]

Notes

This advertisement is printed in black and white on the back cover of The Adventures of Smoky Dawson 2, but it is possible colour versions exist.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1975

Entry created

  • 12/11/2004

Cover added

  • 14/11/2020

Index completed

  • 18/09/2008

Last updated

  • 14/11/2020