Adventure Comics #160

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1951
Page count
52
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/8689

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 [Clark Kent]

Credits

Art
Al Wenzel ?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #30 ([July 1951?])
Untitled

Notes

Pencil credits from Dan Makara. Bob Bailey thinks Win Mortimer pencilled this cover; Pat Lang thinks Mort Drucker.

Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Kodak) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kodak

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Superboy: Prince Charming! (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]; Alice Norris; Bella Norris; Stella Norris

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti

Synopsis

Superboy helps a shy girl blossom. (All you gotta do is take off your glasses.)

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Schwinn) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Schwinn

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"It's a hold-up!"

Featuring

Feature
Fleer's Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Clue Cartoon) Activity, 0.5 pages

"It's where I sat when a wrestler fell in my lap!"

Featuring

Feature
Clue Cartoon

Credits

Script
Martin Naydel
Art
Martin Naydel
Show/hide 6. Aquaman's Sea Cops (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Juan Jones of the Harbor Police

Credits

Script
George Kashdan ?
Art
John Daly

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #7 ([April 1957?])
Aquaman's Sea Cops
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Roadmaster) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Roadmaster

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 0.75 pages

"Umm - I always did want to earn a school letter!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humor; teen

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 9. Lucky Block (Nestlé's Crunch) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Nestlé's Crunch
Show/hide 10. Quick Service for Johnny Quick! (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Credits

Script
Don C. Cameron
Art
Ralph Mayo
Show/hide 11. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.75 pages

"Golly, I don't know!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Columbia) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Columbia

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Jerry The Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"Hmm - A pretty doll in distress!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry The Jitterbug
Genre
Humor; teen

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 15. It's In the Cards Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Art
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Tomahawk) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Show/hide 17. How To Bring Christmas Cheer (Superboy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Advocacy; superhero

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Show/hide 18. 100 Ways to Shoot an Arrow (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy; Big Mole; The Mole Gang

Credits

Script
Paul Talbot ?
Art
George Papp
Show/hide 19. No title recorded (Big Town) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Show/hide 20. No title recorded (Wilson Chem. Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chem. Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 21. No title recorded (National Radio Institute) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
National Radio Institute

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 22. No title recorded (Daisy Air Rifles) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Air Rifles

Credits

Art
Fred Harman
Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38110

Cover added

  • 20/02/2010

Index completed

  • 05/09/2019

Last updated

  • 05/09/2019