Adventure Comics #287

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16398

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The War of the Superboys (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Dev-Em; Jor-El (statue); Lara (statue)

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Notes

Inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05. Arrival date: 1962-02-27

Show/hide 1. War of the Superboys (Superboy) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Dev-Em (intro), Jor-El, Lara (flashbacks), Krypton, Krypto, Ron-Em, Leeta, Kryptonite

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
George Papp

Synopsis

Bad boy Dev-Em escapes Krypton and arrives on Earth

Notes

Concluded in next issue. Superboy origin retold. Yellow sun theory included. Writer id by Martin O'Hearn. Corrected 8/05. Previously given to Otto Binder.

Show/hide 2. Golfing (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Adds garden tools to golf-bag because he's often in the rough

Show/hide 3. Jimmy Olsen's Kookie Scoops (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Superhero; humor
Characters
Intro Olsen-Bizarro, Perry White, Jimmy Olsen, Bizarro Lois, Bizarro Perry White, Bizarro Krypto

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #30 ([January 1962])
Jimmy Olsen's Kookie Scoops
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #30 ([January 1962])
 
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #13 (August 1965)
Jimmy Olsen's Kookie Scoops
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #1 ([September 1966?])
Jimmy Olsen's Kookie Scoops
 
United States
Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World (DC, 2000 series) ([September] 2000)
Jimmy Olsen's Kookie Scoops!
From GCD
in 80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #13 (August 1965)
in Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World (DC, 2000 series) #nn

Synopsis

Jimmy accidentally gets transported to the Bizarro World and tries to work for the Bizarro newspaper

Notes

Inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05. Previously stated as George Klein.


Notes

Inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05. Arrival date: 1962-02-27

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33767

Entry created

  • 12/09/2007

Cover added

  • 20/05/2010

Index completed

  • 20/05/2010