Super Adventure Comic #103

Published
January 1959
Page count
28
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy 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 (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

"The earthmen, Batman and Robin, are now also under the control of the aliens who have taken over my planet!"

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #256 (June 1958)
The Captive Planet
Show/hide 1. Professor Eureka (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 1 page

"Professor, I represent the Mayor. Our city has been without rain for thirty days. Our reservoirs are drying up!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #78 (August-September 1953)
Professor Eureka
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #64 (April 1958)
Rain][First line: Professor ! I represent the mayor.
Show/hide 2. The Captive Planet (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #256 (June 1958)
The Captive Planet
Also printed
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #12 (July 1965)
The Captive Planet
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #9 ([May 1966])
The Captive Planet

Synopsis

While visiting an exhibit at the old Gotham City Fair Grounds, Bruce and Dick are whisked away in an alien spaceship to the planet Tora, where, as the Dynamic Duo, they battle not only the elements, but invaders as well.

Show/hide 3. The Super-Menace of Metropolis (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, Assistant Editor
 
George Kashdan, Assistant Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #216 (May 1956)
The Super-Menace of Metropolis

Synopsis

When Metropolis is attacked by alien weapons, Superman discovers they were built long ago by Jor-El.

Show/hide 4. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

"It's quiet here! I'll get down to main street and see if anything is happening!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #253 (March 1958)
"It's quiet here!"
Show/hide 5. Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Have Some Fun!] [J27] [Colour] Advertisement, 1 page

"Safety Sam Says Have Some Fun! See if you can find what's wrong with these pictures? … PK Mum will be glad to know that chewing wholesome, refreshing P.K. gives teeth and gums needed exercise. This good, healthful chewing won't spoil your appetite. Wrigley's P.K. Chewing Gum."

Details

Printed
1958?
More...
Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Have Some Fun!] [J27] [Colour]

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1987

Entry created

  • 14/11/2004

Cover added

  • 23/08/2014

Index completed

  • 19/04/2006

Last updated

  • 28/08/2017