Adventure Comics #242

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1957
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13904

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Kid From Krypton! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. The Kid from Krypton (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Zar-Al, another Krypton refugee

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #108 ([February 1958])
The Kid from Krypton
 
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #108 (February 1958)
The Kid From Krypton
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #129 (May 1966)
The Kid from Krypton
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #129 (May 1966)
 (80 Page Giant #G22)
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #3 ([June 1967?])
The Kid from Krypton
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #3 ([June 1967?])
From GCD
in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #129 (May 1966)
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #242 (November 1957)
Show/hide 2. Untitled Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Art
Bob Brown (Tomahawk)
Al Plastino (Superman)

Notes

House Ad for Tomahawk and Superman for November, 1957; numbers are not readable. Noted for historical purposes.

Show/hide 3. The Record (Jerry Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jerry Jitterbug
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. Funny Facts Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Notes

may be a reprint

Show/hide 5. The Amazing Feats of Aqua-Melvin (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon
Show/hide 6. The First Football Game Text story, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. The Game (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 8. Magic Ballroom (Superboy's Workshop) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy's Workshop

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From GCD
from Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #23
Show/hide 9. The Return of Robin Hood (Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 10. Teddy Roosevelt Guardian of Nature Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ruben Moreira
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

Public Service page


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34473

Entry created

  • 29/09/2007

Cover added

  • 20/02/2010

Index completed

  • 20/02/2010