Adventure Comics #175

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1952
Page count
44
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/9596

Credits

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

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer
Show/hide 1. Buzzy Says "Be Sure of Your Facts!" (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Duel of the Superboys! (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 3. What Sparks a Champion Sparks You! (Wheaties) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"What are you working on, Professor?"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Vitalis Hair Cream) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Vitalis Hair Cream
Show/hide 6. Mystery of the Disappearing Island (Aquaman) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman

Credits

Script
George Kashdan
Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #8 ([May 1957?])
Mystery of the Disappearing Island!
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Luden's Cough Drops) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

"'Lucky' Luden's and his pals go exploring in a haunted house..."

Featuring

Feature
Luden's Cough Drops
Show/hide 8. The Man With the Magic Fingers (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Paul Norris
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Necco) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Necco
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Dubble Bubble) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Gee! A new boy! Seems nice too--"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"What? You got a new convertible?"

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Hello, Mr. Mooney. Is my dad in?"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 13. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Notes

Includes a plug for A Date with Judy on ABC.

Show/hide 14. The Rockets' Red Glare Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Donald King
Art
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. The Dog You'd Like to Own! (Rex the Wonder Dog) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rex the Wonder Dog
Genre
Adventure; animal

Credits

Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Sy Barry

Synopsis

house ad for The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog #2.

Show/hide 16. The Baffling Bullets of Big John Garvin! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 7.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Art
George Papp
Show/hide 17. Untitled (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil
Show/hide 18. Untitled (Wilson Chem. Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chem. Co.
Show/hide 19. Untitled (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

"Hey Skinny! ...Yer ribs are showing!"

Featuring

Feature
Charles Atlas

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 20. Untitled (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37038

Entry created

  • 14/07/2008

Index completed

  • 20/09/2019

Last updated

  • 20/09/2019