Super Adventure Comic #6

Published
May 1961
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Super-Life of Jimmy Olsen! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

""Gosh am I glad you got the SOS call from my signal watch, Super Jimmy. Save me from this quicksand." Featuring "The Super Life of Jimmy Olsen""

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) #50 (January 1961)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. The Super-Life of Jimmy Olsen (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #50 (January 1961)
The Super-Life of Jimmy Olsen!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #8 ([December 1965?])
The Super-Life of Jimmy Olsen

Synopsis

Professor Potter perfects an unsucessful invention of Lex Luthor's that switches a percentage of Superman's powers to Jimmy during a surprise birthday party for Jimmy. But he sets the machine improperly and Jimmy gets 100% of Superman's powers. Jimmy spends endless hours at Super-Speed re-wiring the maching to reverse the effects and return his powers to Superman.

Show/hide 2. Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude (Supergirl) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #271 (December 1960)
Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude!
Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #334 (March 1966)
Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #195 ([January 1976?])
Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude
 
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 2 (2003)
Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
Supergirl's Fortress of Solitude!

Synopsis

Supergirl builds herself a secret Fortress of Solitude, but it is found by explorers who use the information to blackmail Supergirl into making them rich.

Show/hide 3. Sweetheart of Robin Hood (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages
Show/hide 4. The Dream Detective (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 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) #51 (March 1961)
The Dream Detective!
Show/hide 5. The Curse of Lena Thorul (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #23 (February 1961)
The Curse of Lena Thorul!
Also printed
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #11 (June 1965)
The Curse of Lena Thorul
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #9 (January 1966)
The Curse of Lena Thorul!
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #8 ([November 1966?])
The Curse of Lena Thorul

Synopsis

Strange events lead Lois to believe that librarian Lena Thorul is the reincarnation of a witch put to death in the seventeenth century. However, Superman learns that Lex Luthor is trying to scare Lois off because he fears that she may discover that Lena is Luthor's sister, and he doesn't want anyone to know -- not even Lena.

Show/hide 6. Alias Chip O'Doole (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Forte, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #95 (September 1966) —80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #G25
Alias, Chip O-Doole!
Also printed
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #4 ([September 1969?])
Alias Chip O'Doole

Synopsis

When Jimmy discovers that Lucy Lane has a crush on teen singing star Chip O'Doole he disguises himself as Chip to try to win her back.

Show/hide 7. The Supergirl of Two Worlds (Supergirl) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Text
Milt Snapinn , letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #273 (February 1961)
The Supergirl of Two Worlds!
Also printed
United States
The Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #Volume 2 (2003)
The Supergirl of Two Worlds!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
The Supergirl of Two Worlds!

Synopsis

Marvel Man proves himself trained and is revealed by Marvel Maid, but Supegirl makes one large mistake in her attempt to prove herself to Superman and must continue her training.

Show/hide 8. The Weirdest Asteroid in Space (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #50 (January 1961)
The Weirdest Asteroid in Space!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #10 ([February 1966?])
The Weirdest Asteroid in Space
Show/hide 9. Dolls of Doom! Part 1: The Lois Lane Doll (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) #21 (November 1960)
Dolls of Doom! Part 1 The Lois Lane Doll

Synopsis

The Anti-Superman Gang builds Lois Lane dolls so they can hide a bomb in one and destroy Superman's Fortress of Solitude.

Show/hide 10. [Dolls of Doom!] Part 2: Trapped In Kandor (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) #21 (November 1960)
[Dolls of Doom] Part II Trapped in Kandor
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #4 ([August 1965?])
Trapped in Kandor

Synopsis

Lois Lane spends some time in Kandor to escape poison gas in the Fortress of Solitude.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 302

Entry created

  • 26/11/2003

Cover added

  • 26/09/2010

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 20/07/2015