Super Adventure Comic #10

Published
May 1962
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Welcome Supergirl! (Supergirl) Cover, 1 page

""Superman… I can't believe it. They're cheering me!" "You deserve it, Supergirl! After all, you are the world's greatest heroine!""

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285 (February 1962)
Superman Presents Supergirl to the World!
Also printed
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 2 (2003)
At Last -- By Popular Demand! Superman Presents Supergirl to the World!
Show/hide 1. The Six Red "K" Perils of Supergirl! (Supergirl) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #282 (November 1961)
 (The Supergirl of Tomorrow)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #283 (December 1961)
The Six Red "K" Perils of Supergirl!
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (March 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G45)
Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (March 1968)
The Three Red K Perils  (Edited version)
Printed in
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
The Three Red K Perils  (The Six Red K Perils of Supergirl Edited version)
Also printed
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 2 (2003)
The Six Red "K" Perils of Supergirl!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #2 ([December] 2008)
The Six Red "K" Perils of Supergirl!
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #283
 
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #283 (December 1961)
Show/hide 2. Varsity Vic (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"Brr-It's cold today!"

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
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #94 (January 1962)
Untitled
Show/hide 3. The Strange Bodies of Supergirl! (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 4. Jail Jests (Jail Jests) Comic story, 1 page

"Ow-Have I got a toothache!"

Featuring

Feature
Jail Jests
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
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #281 (July 1960)
Jail Jests
Show/hide 5. When Superman Abandoned Lois Lane! (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #30 (January 1962)
When Superman Abandoned Lois Lane!
Show/hide 6. Jimmy the Soda Jerk (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 7. The Magic Spectacles! (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
John Forte, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #31 (February 1962)
The Magic Spectacles!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #10 ([February 1966?])
The Magic Spectacles
Show/hide 8. Baby Jimmy Olsen! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #54 (July 1961)
Baby Jimmy Olsen
Show/hide 9. Professor Eureka (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 1 page

"You. In the back of the room. What was the date of the signing of the Magna Carta!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #149 (June 1960)
Professor Eureka
Show/hide 10. The Unforgettable Superman! (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #31 (February 1962)
The Unforgettable Superman!
Show/hide 11. The World's Greatest Heroine! Part 1 (Superman and Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285 (February 1962)
The World's Greatest Heroine! (part 1)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (March 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G45)
Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (March 1968)
The World's Greatest Heroine! (Part 1)  (Edited version)
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
Printed in
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
The World's Greatest Heroine  (Edited version)
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #17 (October 1981)
The World's Greatest Heroine!
 
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 2 (2003)
The World's Greatest Heroine! Part 1
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3 (April 2007)
The World's Greatest Heroine! [part 1]
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #2 ([December] 2008)
The World's Greatest Heroine! (Part 1)
Adapted
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #6 ([November 1965?])
The First Supergirl  (Page 8 reprints the final page of this story)
Based on
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
The World's Greatest Heroine
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285 (February 1962)
 
From Action Comics (DC 1938 series) #285 (Feb 1962)
 
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285

Notes

The often-reprinted scene of Supergirl's introduction to the world is similar to the cover, but actually from page 8 of this story.

Show/hide 12. Moolah the Mystic (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 1 page

"I'd like my fortune told!"

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
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
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #112 (July 1961)
Moolah the Mystic
Show/hide 13. The Infinite Monster! Part 2 (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2014

Entry created

  • 21/11/2004

Cover added

  • 17/06/2012

Index completed

  • 17/06/2012

Last updated

  • 17/06/2012