Showcase Presents Aquaman #1

DC Comics

United States

Published
[February] 2007
Page count
548
Cover price
16.99 USD; 22.99 CAD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/341709

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger (original editor)
Jack Schiff (original editor)
Robert Greenberger (Editor Collected Edition)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Aquaman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Aqualad

Credits

Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colours
Alex Sinclair
Show/hide 1. Table of Contents Table of contents, 5 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 2. How Aquaman Got His Powers! (Aquaman) Comic story, 6.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Atlantis; Aquaman [Arthur Curry] (Origin); Atlanna (Flashback); Tom Curry (Flashback); Commander Haskel

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1973 series) #121 ([May 1975?])

Synopsis

Aquaman stops the U.S. Navy from testing atomic depth charges and recounts his origin to Commander Haskel.

Notes

Earth 1 origin of Aquaman, substantially different from More Fun Comics version.

Show/hide 3. Aquaman Duels the Animal-Master! (Aquaman) Comic story, 6.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Gustave the Great

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Gustave the Great, using his mastery of land animals challenges Aquaman and his mastery of sea creatures.

Show/hide 4. The Undersea Hospital! (Aquaman) Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Topo

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Aquaman opens an undersea hospital to help his undersea friends.

Show/hide 5. The Great Ocean Election! (Aquaman) Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Honest Vic Wake; Govenor Big Jim Mason; Topo

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein (?)
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Aquaman helps Honest Vic Wake in his campaign to be elected over the crooked Govenor Big Jim Mason.

Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 8/05.

Show/hide 6. Aquaman And His Sea Police! (Aquaman) Comic story, 6.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Mayor of New Venice

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #16 ([August 1966?])

Synopsis

Aquaman helps out a city whose streets are all canals.

Notes

Intro of New Venice.

Show/hide 7. The Secret of the Super-Safe! (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Topo; Mr. Roxroyd

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Aquaman has to raise a super heavy safe from the bottom of the sea.

Show/hide 8. The Mermaid from Metropolis! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Lois Lane; Superman; Topo; Dr. Hanson

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger

Synopsis

Lois Lane is rescued by Aquaman but her injuries require emergency surgery that turns her into a mermaid.

Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn.

Show/hide 9. Aquaman Meets Aquagirl! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aquagirl [Lisa Morel]; Atlantis; Eddie; Dr. Hugo Morel; Atlanna (Flashback); Tom Curry (Flashback); Topo

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Lisa Morel suddenly gains powers equal to Aquaman's and tries to become his partner.

Notes

Original printing is first mention of Atlanteans with purple eyes being exiled.

Show/hide 10. The Manhunt on Land! (Aquaman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; "Shark" Norton; The Wizard [Horace Kates]; Topo

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #103 ([January 1965])
 
Australia
Super Adventure Album (KGM, 1976 series) #2 ([October 1976?])

Synopsis

The Shark and The Wizard excape from jail. The Shark decides to operate on land but Aquaman captures him anyway.

Notes

Part 1 of story, continued in Green Arrow story "The Underwater Archers" in this same volume.

Show/hide 11. The Underwater Archers! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; The Wizard [Horace Kates]; Arrow-Boat; Arrow Cave; Aquaman [Arthur Curry] (Cameo); Topo

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Lee Elias
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #99 ([January 1965?])
 
Australia
Super Adventure Album (KGM, 1976 series) #2 ([October 1976?])

Synopsis

Green Arrow has to face his old foe The Wizard underwater.

Notes

Part 2 of story, continued from the Aquaman story "The Manhunt On Land" in this volume.

Show/hide 12. The Adventures of Aquaboy! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aquaboy (Aquaman as a child in flashback); Captain Harte

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #49 ([June 1960?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #57 ([January 1970?])

Synopsis

Aquaman has to prove his existence to a blind man. Flashback of Aquaman as Aquaboy when he was beginning as a hero.

Show/hide 13. The Kid from Atlantis! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth] (intro, origin); Atlantis; Topo

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Aquaman Album (Murray, 1978 series) #2 ([June 1979])

Synopsis

Aquaman helps Aqualad, a rejected child from Atlantis, to overcome his fear of fish. Aquaman adopts Aqualad as his sidekick.

Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn. The last panel has text changed from the original. This volume says "See next page for another Aqualad story" and the original says "See next issue for another Aqualad story".

Show/hide 14. The Menace of Aqualad! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Aqua-Cave (Intro); Gypsy Fortune Teller; Topo; Professor Tyson; Underwater Pirates

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
100-Page Super Spectacular (DC, 1973 series) #DC-15 (March 1973)
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1973 series) #115 ([November 1974?])

Synopsis

A fortune teller tells that Aquaman will someday be replaced and Aqualad seems to by trying to fulfill the prophecy.

Show/hide 15. The Second Deluge! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Aqua-Cave; Captain Noah

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #271 (April 1960)
The Second Deluge!
Printed in
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #55 ([December 1960?])
The Second Deluge!
Also printed
United States
The Aquaman Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 (2003)
The Second Deluge

Synopsis

Captain Noah predicts a second deluge.

Show/hide 16. The Human Flying Fish! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Human Flying Fish [Bragg] (Villain); Aqualad [Garth]; Dr. Krill

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #272 (May 1960)
The Human Flying Fish!
Also printed
United States
Super DC Giant (DC, 1970 series) #S-26 (July-August 1971)
The Human Flying Fish!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #102 ([October 1973?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #102 ([October 1973?])
The Human Flying Fish
 
United States
The Aquaman Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 (2003)
The Human Flying Fish!

Synopsis

Dr. Krill, a skilled surgeon, operates on Bragg, turning him into a Human Flying Fish to pull robberies that Aquaman can not stop.

Show/hide 17. Around The World In 80 Hours! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Kryle; Smugglers Incorporated (Villains); Agent X-6 (member of Smugglers Incorporated); Aden (Member of Smugglers Incorporated)

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

An author needs Aquaman to prove he can swim around the world in 80 hours.

Show/hide 18. Aqua-Queen! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqua-Queen [Dale Conroy] (Intro); Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

After Aquaman doesn't pick her in a swimming meet, Dale Conroy vows to prove she's as good as he is.

Show/hide 19. The Interplanetary Mission! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Crooks dress up as space aliens trying to convince Aquaman to retrieve an object from the ocean floor.

Show/hide 20. The Aqua-Thief Of The Seven Seas! (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; King Tai, Ruler of Timtu; Vuda, Prime Minister of Timtu

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #63 ([August 1961?])
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #25 ([November 1972?])

Synopsis

Aquaman is falsely accused of stealing a chest of diamonds.

Show/hide 21. The Underwater Olympics! (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo; Bart Horval

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #1 ([May 1965?])

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad hold an underwater olympics. Aquaman's team "loses" to prevent kryptonite discovery.

Show/hide 22. Aqualad Goes To School! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Mr. Tracy (School Principal); Miss Pine (Teacher)

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein (?)
Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #278 (November 1960)
Aqualad Goes To School!
Also printed
United States
Teen Titans (DC, 1966 series) #38 (March-April 1972)
Aqualad Goes To School!
Printed in
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #89 ([September 1972?])
Aqualad Goes to School
Also printed
United States
The Aquaman Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 (2003)
Aqualad Goes to School

Synopsis

When Aqualad has trouble with a big test after being hit on the head, Aquaman uses ocean animals to help Aqualad remember the answers.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes 8/05.

Show/hide 23. Silly Sailors Of The Sea! (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Eddie (teenager); Roy (teenager); Tom (teenager); Jim Hale

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad teach ignorant young sailors a lesson after they steal a sailboat.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes 8/05.

Show/hide 24. The Lost Ocean! (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Jim Flood; Ted Flood; Movie Director; Lighthouse Keeper

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #59 ([April 1961?])

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad help make TV movie Sea Chase after the two stars get the bends after diving to deep. Sea Chase is a parody of TV series Sea Hunt.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes 8/05.

Show/hide 25. cover to Showcase #30 (Aquaman and Aqualad) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Show/hide 26. The Creatures from Atlantis (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Atlantis; Aqua-Cave; Tom Curry (Flashback); Atlanna (Flashback); Trino (Amphibious Alien); Porpy (Porpoise); Topo

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #60 ([May 1961?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #85 ([May 1972?])

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad must free Atlantis after it is captured by amphibious aliens from another dimension.

Notes

Three chapters: The Creatures From Atlantis [Chapter 1], Prisoner of Atlantis [Chapter 2], The Battle of the Sea Creatures [Chapter 3]

Show/hide 27. One Hour to Doom! (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo; Jed Rowe (Smuggler); Ed (Smuggler)

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad escape various one-hour-without-water traps.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes 8/05.

Show/hide 28. cover to Showcase #31 (Aquaman and Aqualad) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Show/hide 29. The Sea Beasts from One Billion B.C. (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Professor Richards; John Cook

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #62 ([July 1961?])

Synopsis

John Cook steals Professor Richards ray that will enable him to turn oridinary fish into giant sea monsters. Aquaman and Aqualad are called in to stop him.

Show/hide 30. The Charge of Aquaman's Sea Soldiers! (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Proffesor Enos Snark

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #284 (May 1961)
The Charge of Aquaman's Sea Soldiers
 
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #114 (August-September 1974)
The Charge of the Sea Soldiers!
Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #64 ([September 1961?])
 
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #64 ([September 1961?])
The Charge of Aquaman's Sea Soldiers
 
Australia
Wonder Woman (KG Murray, 1975 series) #129 ([January 1976?])
The Charge of the Sea Soldiers
Printed in
Australia
Aquaman Album (Murray, 1978 series) #5 ([1980?])
The Charge of the Sea Soldiers

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad stop Professor Enos Snark who is supplying pirates with technology to help them to rob ships.

Show/hide 31. cover to Showcase #32 (Aquaman and Aqualad) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 32. The Creature King of the Sea (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Jed Coombs; Wilo the Wizard; Topo

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #32 (May-June 1961)
Printed in
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #65 ([October 1961])
The Creature King of the Sea

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad must stop a giant sea creature that is robbing shipping.

Show/hide 33. The Sensational Sea Scoops (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Ken Wall; Mrs. Wall; Phantom Raider [Captain Scobey]; Topo

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad help Ken Wall keep his newspaper going after he is injured trying to expose the Phantom Raider.

Show/hide 34. cover to Showcase #33 (Aquaman and Aqualad) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Show/hide 35. Prisoners of the Aqua-Planet (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Mermor; Naeco; Topo;

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #33 (July-August 1961)
Prisoners of the Aqua-Planet
Printed in
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #66 ([November 1961?])
Chapter 1: Prisoners of the Aqua-Planet

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad are captured and taken to Venus where they have to help overthrow an evil tyrant.

Show/hide 36. The Fantastic Fish That Defeated Aquaman (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Harry Black; Topo

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #68 ([January 1962?])

Synopsis

Harry Black has large sea monsters at his command and is attacking shipping.

Show/hide 37. The Monster That Loved Aqua-Jimmy! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Mari Lynn (movie star); Lori Lemaris

Credits

Art
Al Plastino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #11 ([August 1962?])

Synopsis

Jimmy Olsen is temporarily given Aquaman's powers to patrol while Aquaman is on another case. A prehistoric monster thaws from an iceberg and begins imitating everything Jimmy has other fish perform.

Show/hide 38. The Curse of The Sea Hermit (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Chitaq (Aztec Sorcerer's Ghost); Topo

Credits

Script
George Kashdan
Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #67 ([December 1961?])

Synopsis

Aquman encounters a ship who's captain was cursed by an ancient Aztec ghost.

Show/hide 39. The Mystery Of Demon Island! (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Omo (native fisherman); Topo

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #296 (October 1961)
The Mystery of Demon Island!
Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #69 ([February 1962?])
 
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #69 ([February 1962?])
The Mystery of Demon Island

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad solve the mystery of the Sea Demon that is taking the native's valuables.

Show/hide 40. Aqualad, Stand-In for a Star (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Barry Blaine (Actor); Topo

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff
(associate)
George Kashdan (associate)

Synopsis

Aqualad does the stunts for Barry Blain in the movie "The Adventures Of Sea-Boy" and gains a new friend.

Notes

Note 1: Pencils/inks changed from Nick Cardy to Sheldon Moldoff by Bob Bailey, 2 September 2005 (Per Sandell ed.)

Show/hide 41. The Secret Sentry Of The Sea (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #298 (December 1961)
The Secret Sentry Of The Sea
Printed in
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #72 ([May 1962?])
The Secret Sentry of the Sea

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad guard a yacht where two countries are working on a peace plan to stop the war.

Show/hide 42. Aquaman's Secret Teacher (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Bean; Mabel

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #299 (January 1962)
Aquaman's Secret Teacher
Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #74 ([August 1962?])
Aquaman's Secret Teacher

Synopsis

Captain Bean has been telling tall-tales about meeting Aquaman and helping him to the local children.

Show/hide 43. cover to Aquaman #1 (Aquaman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Fire-trolls

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Editing
Jack Schiff

Notes

Note 1: Nick Cardy confirmed pencils and inks on cover at Charlotte Heroescon in 1994. Howard Purcell previously credited on pencils/inks (Bob Bailey, 12 August 2005 (Per Sandell ed.))

Show/hide 44. The Invasion of the Fire-Trolls (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Quisp (intro); Fire-Trolls (villains); Topo

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #77 ([November 1962?])

Synopsis

Quisp helps Aquaman and Aqualad against three Fire-Trolls that escaped from an undersea volcano.

Notes

Note 1: Script changed from George Kashdan (id by Bob Hughes) to Jack Miller (id by Bob Bailey and Laura Gjovaag) on 12 August 2005 (Per Sandell ed.)

Show/hide 45. The Mystery of the Undersea Safari (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Professor Peters; Jeffers

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad help Professor Peters stop some crooks from stealing a pirate treasure.

Show/hide 46. cover to Aquaman #2 (Aquaman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 47. Captain Sykes' Deadly Missions (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Sykes (villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Miller (?)
Art
Nick Cardy

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad must find two treasures for Captain Sykes or he won't release the ship he has captured.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 48. Aquaman's Super-Sidekick (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Claw

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy

Synopsis

Aquaman pretends Aqualad has super powers to protect him from criminals

Show/hide 49. cover to Aquaman #3 (Aquaman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 50. The Aquaman From Atlantis (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Porpy; Pomoxis (intro, villain); Atlantis

Credits

Script
Jack Miller (?)
Art
Nick Cardy

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad investigate some strange explosions outside Atlantis. A renegade from Atlantis pushes Aquaman thru a time-warp and he ends up in ancient Greece.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 51. Aquaman's Super Sea Circus (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo; Mike (Villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Nick Cardy

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad put on a Sea-Circus but Topo becomes the hero when Aquaman and Aqualad are captured by a gang of robbers.

Show/hide 52. cover to Aquaman #4 (Aquaman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Quisp

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 53. The Menace Of Alien Island (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Quisp; Suvian Scientists; Suvian Bandits

Credits

Script
Jack Miller (?)
Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #79 ([January 1963?])

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad discover a floating island that is really an alien spaceship.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 54. Aquaman's Finny Commandos (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Rader; Mike (Rader's henchman); Pete (Rader's Henchman)

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad are teaching their fish friends new tricks to help capture Captain Rader, but Captain Rader has a spy who informs him of all the new tricks.

Show/hide 55. The Trial Of Aquaman (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Alvin Stone

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Ramona Fradon

Synopsis

Aquaman is on trial for piracy and the death of Aqualad.

Show/hide 56. cover to Aquaman #5 (Aquaman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 57. The Haunted Sea (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Merder (villain); Baron Debois; Freedloy; Volo

Credits

Script
Jack Miller (?)
Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Aquaman (DC, 1962 series) #5 (September-October 1962)
The Haunted Sea
Printed in
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #78 ([December 1962?])
The Haunted Sea

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad accidentally free an evil sorcerer from the drop of water he and his henchmen were imprisoned in.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 58. The Menace Of The Alien Fish (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Two aliens

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #82 ([April 1963?])

Synopsis

Aquaman and Aqualad help an alien who has crashed on Earth to round up three alien fish he brought with him.

Show/hide 59. cover to Aquaman #6 (Aquaman) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Quisp

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 60. Too Many Quisps (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Quisp; Quirp (intro); Quink (villain, intro); Captain Slade; Borer Beast; Crusher Beast

Credits

Script
Jack Miller (?)
Art
Nick Cardy
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #84 (June 1963)

Synopsis

Quisp and his brother Quirp team up with Aquaman and Aqualad against Quink who has teamed up with Captain Slade and is robbing shipping.

Notes

Writer id by Bob Hughes.


Notes

Printed in Canada. Also exists with a cover price of 16.99 USD, 20.99 CAD.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33999

Entry created

  • 20/09/2007

Cover added

  • 07/10/2008

Index completed

  • 19/09/2019

Last updated

  • 19/09/2019