Adventure Comics #304

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1963
Page count
36?
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/17420

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The War Between Superboy and Superman! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; "Superman" [Roz-Em]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Police chief Parker; Krypto; Nim-El; Jor-El

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. The War Between Superboy and Superman (Superboy) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Ma Kent; Pa Kent; "Superman" (Kryptonian impersonator); Lana Lang

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
George Papp
Letters
Joe Letterese
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Synopsis

An adult version of Superboy appears to have been created by Red Kryptonite; only one version may remain

Show/hide 2. Touchdown for Picasso! Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Movie Ha-Lights) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Movie Ha-Lights
Genre
Gag
Characters
Movie Ha-Lights

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Hollywood "yes-men" spill soup on themselves when their boss gets some spilled on him.

Show/hide 4. The Stolen Superpowers! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Shrinking Violet; Bouncing Boy; Sun Boy; Cosmic Boy; Chameleon Boy; Colossal Boy; Saturn Girl; Triplicate Girl; Brainiac 5; Invisible Kid; Matter-Eater Lad; Lightning Lad; Ultra Boy; Mon-El; Superboy; Supergirl]; Lori Lemaris; Zaryan the Conqueror

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Letters
Joe Letterese
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #44 ([April 1963?])
The Stolen Super-Powers
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #403 (March-April 1971)
 (80 Page Giant G81)
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #89 ([October 1974?])
The Stolen Super-Powers
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #499 (May 1983)
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #1 (1991)
The Stolen Super-Powers!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
The Stolen Super-Powers!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
From GCD
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #403
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #499
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #1
in Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007) [black and white]
in Legion of Super-Heroes: 1,050 Years of the Future (DC, 2008 series) #[nn] ([June] 2008)
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #304.
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #304 (January 1963)

Synopsis

Saturn Girl tries to sacrifice herself after she finds out that a computer predicts the death of a legionnaire fighting Zaryan, but Lightning Lad dies instead.

Notes

Death of Lightning Lad. Lori Lemaris appearance. Saturn Girl elected Legion leader.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Super-Turtle) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Super-Turtle
Genre
Gag
Characters
Super-Turtle

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Super-Turtle uses a net to catch a cannonball.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gag
Characters
Casey the Cop

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

A man whose home is burning talks Casey into letting him run in to save his golf clubs.


Notes

Polar Boy suggested by reader in this issue's Smallville Mailbag

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33260

Entry created

  • 23/08/2007

Index completed

  • 11/09/2011