Superboy #30

Published
July 1951
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 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 (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Wenzel , line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #160 (January 1951)
Untitled

Notes

Pencil credits from Dan Makara. Bob Bailey thinks Win Mortimer pencilled this cover; Pat Lang thinks Mort Drucker.

Show/hide 1. The Adventures of Congo Bill [Action! Thrills! Excitement!] (Congo Bill) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Action! Thrills! Excitement! Stories that teem with moement, menace and mystery! -And, in the leading role in every story in this top-notch magazine is the screen's real two-fisted he-man Congo Bill! - battling his way through perilous paths on the highway to adventure! Don't miss it! The Adventures of Congo Bill at all newsagents."

Details

Printed
1951
Genre
Jungle
More...
The Adventures of Congo Bill [Action! Thrills! Excitement!]

Notes

The featured cover, The Adventures of Congo Bill 1, is by Australian artist Hart Amos.

Show/hide 2. Superboy's Phony Father (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk, scripter [as William Woolfolk]
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #163 (April 1951)
Superboy's Phony Father
Show/hide 3. The Two Tommy Tomorrows (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Fischetti, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #155 (April 1951)
The Two Tommy Tomorrows!

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Professor Pry The Wise Guy) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Madam, we cannot make your little boy get out of that car..."

Featuring

Feature
Professor Pry The Wise Guy
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Lloyd Piper, scripter
Art
Lloyd Piper, line art
Text
Lloyd Piper, letterer

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

This feature is printed on side, two-up.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Professor Pry The Wise Guy) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Woof/Blup Blurr brrr. Sput! Soap in my eyes! Ow!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Pry The Wise Guy
Genre
Humour
Code
XXIX

Credits

Writing
Lloyd Piper, scripter
Art
Lloyd Piper, line art
Text
Lloyd Piper, letterer

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

This feature is printed on side, two-up.

Show/hide 6. Superboy's School for Stuntmen (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk, scripter [as William Woolfolk]
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #165 (June 1951)
Superboy's School for Stuntmen!

Notes

This feature is printed on side, two-up.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I'd like to see a nice bed!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #155 (April 1951)
Untitled

Notes

This feature is printed on side, two-up.

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Look what I found - a horseshoe. It's supposed to bring good luck!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #154 (March 1951)
"Look what I found - A horseshoe..."

Notes

This feature is printed on side, two-up.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"This is a terrific job--working at a soda fountain!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 10. Untitled (The Dinks Family) Comic story, 1 page

"I've been robbed!! Someone has stolen my hat!!!"

Featuring

Feature
The Dinks Family
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Widocks, scripter [signed]
Art
Widocks, line art [signed]
Text
Widocks, letterer [signed]

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 247

Entry created

  • 23/11/2003

Cover added

  • 13/08/2011

Index completed

  • 30/05/2009

Last updated

  • 05/09/2019