Adventure Comics Featuring Superboy #1

Published
February 1949
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Some colour
Size
Golden Age size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

""How Clark Kent Met Lois Lane!" An exclusive adventure of Superman when he was a boy!"

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #128 (May 1948)

Notes

No Color Comics logo on cover. The first two stories are in colour.

Show/hide 1. How Clark Kent Met Lois Lane (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #128 (May 1948)
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #14 ([July 1960?])
Show/hide 2. The Pupils of the Past (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
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Al Wenzel, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #129 (June 1948)
Show/hide 3. The Treasure Beneath the Lake (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #129 (June 1948)

Notes

Story is reprinted with greyscale toning (not in colour).


Notes

No Color Comics logo on cover. The first two stories are in colour.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 246

Entry created

  • 23/11/2003

Cover added

  • 04/08/2007

Index completed

  • 04/08/2007

Last updated

  • 30/03/2013