Adventure Comics #127

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1948
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/6671

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Super-Bellboy (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Art
Al Wenzel, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Adventure Comics Featuring Superboy (Color Comics, 1949 series) #2 ([March 1949?])
Super-Bellboy

Notes

art credits by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 1. Untitled (Kodak) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kodak

Credits

Writing
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Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Moccasin Foot's Strange Treasure! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy; Dial-Finger Maloney; Tattoo; Spud; Moccasin Foot

Credits

Writing
, scripter (GA writer 1?)
Art
George Papp, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Flash Album (KG Murray, 1974? series) #12 ([January 1975?])
Moccasin Foot's Strange Treasure!

Synopsis

Only Green Arrow's archery skills can help Tattoo find a hidden Indian treasure.

Show/hide 3. Leo Johnson (Wheaties) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 4. A Fish out of Water! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Black Jack

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Daly, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #12 ([March 1956])
A Fish Out of Water!
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #17 ([April 1961?])
A Fish Out of Water

Synopsis

Aquaman gets amnesia.

Show/hide 5. Death on the Deep Text story, 2 pages

Credits

Writing
Chad Phillips, author
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 6. Super-Bellhop (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Wenzel, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Adventure Comics Featuring Superboy (Color Comics, 1949 series) #2 ([March 1949?])
Super-Bellhop

Synopsis

Clark fills in for a sick friend as a bellhop in a Metropolis hotel.

Notes

Art credits by Bob Hughes 7/07.

Giant typewriter in story.

Show/hide 7. The Sky-High Hijackers! (The Shining Knight) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Shining Knight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Shining Knight; Dr. Moresby

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Chuck A. Winter, line art [as Chuck Winter]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #30 ([1975])
The Sky-High Hijackers!

Synopsis

Justin dreams he's in the future where everyone has a flying car.

Show/hide 8. Mystery on the Mountain (Ray-o-Vac) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ray-o-Vac

Credits

Writing
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Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 9. Mayhem in the Meal-o-mat! (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Credits

Writing
Don C. Cameron, scripter
Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #71 ([May 1956?])
Mayhem in the Meal-o-mat
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #71 ([May 1956?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #25 ([May 1963?])
Mayhem in the Meal-o-Mat
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #25 ([May 1963?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #50 (August 1969)
Mayhem in the Meal-o-Mat
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #50 (August 1969)
Original
Adventure Comics 127, April 1948

Synopsis

Johnny gets involved in a war between two restaurants.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (Gang Busters) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Gang Busters

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 11. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

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Show/hide 12. Untitled (Johnson Smith & Company) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnson Smith & Company

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Text
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Show/hide 13. How to Make Your Body Bring You Fame ...Instead of Shame! (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Charles Atlas

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 14. Untitled (Baby Ruth) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Baby Ruth

Credits

Writing
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Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32326

Entry created

  • 14/07/2007

Index completed

  • 20/08/2021

Last updated

  • 20/08/2021