Adventure Comics #278

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1960
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/15944

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Supergirl in Smallville! (Supergirl) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl, Superboy robot; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
in Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1

Notes

inker identification by Bob Hughes (August 2005)

Show/hide 1. Supergirl in Smallville! (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl [Linda Lee]; Krypto; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Lana Lang; Linda Lee robot; kryptonite

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Al Plastino

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #129 (May 1966)
Supergirl in Smallville!
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #3 ([June 1967?])
Supergirl in Smallville
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([November] 2007)
Supergirl in Smallville!
From GCD
in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #129 (May 1966)
in Showcase Presents: Supergirl (DC, 2007 series) #1
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #278 (November 1960)
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #278

Synopsis

Supergirl flies to Superboy's time to see if she can protect her identity and prove to Superman she's ready to be revealed to the world.

Show/hide 2. Crowded Bus (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Uses hammock on bus

Show/hide 3. Keep Learning -- the Key to Success! Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Frank wants to quit school until he realizes how it will affect his future.

Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly.

Show/hide 4. Janu of the Apes (Congorilla) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congorilla
Genre
Superhero; jungle
Characters
Janu

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Howard Sherman

Synopsis

Janu borrows Congo Bill's ring.

Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes (August 2005)

Show/hide 5. Playful Pop and the Kiddies (Playful Pop) Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 6. Aqualad Goes To School! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Mr. Tracy (school principal); Miss Pine (teacher)

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein ?
Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Teen Titans (DC, 1966 series) #38 (March-April 1972)
Aqualad Goes To School!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #89 ([September 1972?])
Aqualad Goes to School
 
United States
The Aquaman Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 (2003)
Aqualad Goes to School
 
United States
Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([February] 2007)
Aqualad Goes To School!
From GCD
in Teen Titans (DC, 1966 series) #38 (March-April 1972)
in The Aquaman Archives (DC, 2000 series) #1
in Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC 2007 series) #1
 
From Adventure Comics (DC 1938 series) #278 (November 1960)
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #278 (November 1960)

Synopsis

When Aqualad has trouble with a big test after being hit on the head, Aquaman uses ocean animals to help Aqualad remember the answers.

Notes

Writer identification by Bob Hughes (August 2005)


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37248

Entry created

  • 26/07/2008

Index completed

  • 31/01/2011

Last updated

  • 20/04/2011