Adventure Comics #226

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1956
Page count
36
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/12951

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Mort Weisinger (story editor)
George Kashdan (story editor)

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Show/hide Cover Superboy's Super-Rival! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Peter Pan; Lana Lang

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colours
?
Letters
?

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Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #93 ([November 1956])
Superboy's Super-Rival!
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #93 ([November 1956?])
Superboy's Super-Rival!
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (100 Airplanes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
100 Airplanes

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Superboy's Flying Rivals (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Krypto; Professor Moulton; Lana Lang

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela
Colours
?
Letters
?

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Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #93 ([November 1956?])
Superboy's Flying Rivals
 
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #93 ([November 1956])
Superboy's Flying Rivals

Synopsis

A bunch of statues from a mythology exhibit seem to have flown off under their own power.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Kellogg's Corn Flakes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kellogg's Corn Flakes

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ruben Moreira
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 5. The Showoff of the Seven Seas (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
?
Art
Ramona Fradon
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Zenith Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Zenith Co.

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"Hmm... Pardon me, do you happen to be Jerry Meeker?"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humor; teen

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colours
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 9. I Battled the Brush Fire Text story, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Jack Miller [as John Maxwell]
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Hard Luck Lester) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Good day, madam-- I'd like to give you a demonstration of our new vacuum cleaner!"

Featuring

Feature
Hard Luck Lester
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

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First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #9 (September 1951)
Untitled
Show/hide 11. "Wings" Winchester to the Rescue! (Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Winchester Super Speed Roller Skates
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 12. The Scarlet Bowmen (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Scarlet Bowmen [Albert Regal; Peter Regal]

Credits

Script
?
Art
George Papp
Colours
?
Letters
?

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Also printed
Australia
Color Giant (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #2 ([1957?])
The Scarlet Bowmen

Synopsis

Green Arrow and Speedy impersonate the Scarlet Bowmen of Belgravia.

Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?
Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Jowett Institute of Physical Training) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute of Physical Training

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35479

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