Adventure Comics #176

DC Comics

United States

Published
May 1952
Page count
44
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/9672

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Jack Schiff (actual editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Superboy's New Parents (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer
Show/hide 1. Happy Hobby Time! (Superboy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero; fact
Characters
Superboy; Frank

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Superboy shows Frank that he can be creative, regardless of whether his creations are perfect, and notes an expressive hobby can be life long enjoyment.

Show/hide 2. Superboy's New Parents (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #49 ([May 1969?])
Superboy's New Parents
Show/hide 3. Which is the highest mountain peak in the world? (Quick Quiz) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Quick Quiz
Genre
Fact

Credits

Author
H. T. Elmo
Art
H. T. Elmo
Show/hide 4. The Ex-king of the Sea! (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #20 ([January 1958?])
The Ex-King of the Sea
Show/hide 5. How do you like my collection, Pete? (Private Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Private Pete
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. A Totem Pole for Tubby! (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Credits

Art
Paul Norris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #11 ([April 1957?])
A Totem Pole for Tubby
Show/hide 7. Women still like men to be chivalrous, Jerry! (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humor

Credits

Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 8. Fire at Your Fingertips Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 9. The Rogue of 1,000 Ropes! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy; v: The Roper

Credits

Art
George Papp

Reprint history

From GCD
in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #204 (August 1971)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36396

Entry created

  • 17/05/2008

Index completed

  • 27/01/2012