Adventure Comics #150

DC Comics

United States

Published
March 1950
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/8168

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Pencils
Al Wenzel
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)
Show/hide 1. Superboy's Initiation (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Howard King; Arthur Dark; Reggie

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton?
Art
John Sikela

Synopsis

Smallhi Fraternity invites Clark to join as a joke, so they can humiliate him with initiation stunts.

Show/hide 2. The Boy Who Went to Sea (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Blackjack; Jerry Higgins

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
John Daly
Show/hide 3. The Spectre's Magic Formula (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; The Spectre (not the hero); Tubby Watts

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
Ralph Mayo

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #24 ([March 1952])
The Spectre's Magic Formula
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #49 ([May 1969?])
The Spectre's Magic Formula

Synopsis

The Spectre has his own magic formula: 7B(67A)Q89.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Ton O'Fun) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ton O'Fun
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Harry Lampert
Art
Harry Lampert
Show/hide 5. The Ten-Century Lie (Shining Knight) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shining Knight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Shining Knight; Sir Butch; Sir Megrim; Eleda; Thorwald

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
Frank Frazetta

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Brave and the Bold (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #4 ([May 1956])
The Ten-Century Lie!
From GCD
in Masterworks Series of Great Comic Book Artists, The (DC, 1983 series) #1

Notes

flashback to Camelot

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Teen; humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 7. The Voice of the Fish Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Author
Art
Raymond Perry ?
Colours
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. The Green Arrow Contest (Green Arrow) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy; The Flying Aces

Credits

Script
George Kashdan
Art
George Papp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #47 ([July 1951?])
The Green Arrow Contest
 
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #47 ([July 1951?])
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #20 (November 1951)
The Green Arrow Contest
Show/hide 9. It's Fun to Be Healthy (Wonder Woman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero; psa

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Morris Waldinger ?

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37032

Entry created

  • 13/07/2008

Cover added

  • 02/04/2010

Index completed

  • 02/04/2010