Super Adventure Comic #105

Published
March 1959
Page count
28
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size (190mm x 265mm)
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

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Show/hide Cover Untitled [The Day Superman Betrayed Batman!] (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

"Here we are, gentlemen--the famous batcave!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor
Management
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor-in-Chief

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #97 (October 1958)
The Day Superman Betrayed Batman!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #105 ([June 1959])
Untitled [The Day Superman Betrayed Batman!]
Show/hide 1. Stamps on Approval (Seven Seas Stamps) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Seven Seas Stamps
Show/hide 2. The Day Superman Betrayed Batman (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 11.6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Text
Pat Gordon , letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor
Management
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor-in-Chief

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #97 (October 1958)
The Day Superman Betrayed Batman
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #105 ([June 1959])
The Day Superman Betrayed Batman
 
United States
80 Page Giant Magazine (DC, 1964 series) #15 (October 1965)
The Day Superman Betrayed Batman
 
Australia
Giant Superman and Batman Album (KGM, 1966 series) #1 ([April 1967?])
The Day Superman Betrayed Batman
 
United States
Showcase Presents: World's Finest (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([October] 2007)
The Day Superman Betrayed Batman

Synopsis

The Condor Gang frames Batman for taking a bribe to let a criminal escape. Superman is forced to arrest Batman and Robin and then spends his time trying to prove their innocence, giving the Condor Gang a chance to start a crime spree.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.4 pages

"It's so quiet today."

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #179 (January 1952)
Untitled
First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #444 (December 1974-January 1975)
Casey the Cop

Notes

The word "jail" in the original has been edited to "gaol".

Show/hide 4. Super-Sentry of Smallville (Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 11.7 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz, scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor
 
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, original Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #252 (September 1958)
The Super-Sentry of Smallville
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #105 ([June 1959])
Super-Sentry of Smallville
Show/hide 5. Hi! Kids! Superboy (Superboy) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.3 pages

"Hi! Kids! Be sure to buy your copy of the great Superboy comics! ---On sale now!"

Details

Printed
1957? to 1959?
Genre
Superhero
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Hi! Kids! Superboy
Show/hide 6. Just 9d a Day to Learn to Play This Amazing New Way! (The Sampson School of Music) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Sampson School of Music
Show/hide 7. Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Have Fun Safely] [K31] Advertisement, 1 page

"Don't get hurt. Be Smart—Play safe. On Foot… On Wheels."

Details

Printed
1959?
More...
Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Have Fun Safely] [K31]

Status

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AusReprints ID

  • 1989

Entry created

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