Adventure Comics #350

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1966
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Digest size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/20467

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger (editor) (credited)
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor, uncredited)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Outcast Super-Heroes! (Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Supergirl; Superboy; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Light Lass; Phantom Girl; Ultra Boy; Shrinking Violet; Colossal Boy]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. Boys 8 Through 13 (Punt, Pass & Kick; Ford Motor Company) Advertisement, 1 page

"Enter the Sixth Annual Ford Dealers - National Football League"

Featuring

Feature
Punt, Pass & Kick; Ford Motor Company

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Art
Norman Rockwell (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Advertisement for registering for the National Football League (NFL) competition for children, Punt, Pass & Kick, sponsored by the Ford Motor Company.

Show/hide 2. The Outcast Super-Heroes! (Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Supergirl; Invisible Kid; Saturn Girl; Chameleon Boy; Shrinking Violet; Colossal Boy; Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Mon-El (statuette); Ultra Boy; Lightning Lad; Element Lad; Matter-Eater Lad; Cosmic Boy; Light Lass (statuette); Phantom Girl; Duo Damsel; Karate Kid; Sir Prize; Miss Terious

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #102 ([February 1968?])
[Part 1] The Outcast Super-Heroes!
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #205 (November-December 1974)
The Outcast Super-Heroes!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Superboy Comic (Murray, 1976 series) #99 ([May 1976?])
[Part 1] The Outcast Super-Heroes
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #6 (1996)
[Part I]: The Outcast Super-Heroes!

Synopsis

The Legionnaires are unable to remove a kryptonite cloud around the Earth, so Superboy and Supergirl are forced to leave the group. Before they have their memories of the Legion removed and return to their own times, they ask that the Legion admit Sir Prize and Miss Terius in their places.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Mattel Toys) Advertisement, 1 page

"If you could have only one toy in the world..."

Featuring

Feature
Mattel Toys

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Art
? (illustrations)
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

The advertisement falls in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story.

An advertisement for the Mattel Thingmaker toymaker.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Bits of Legionnaire Business) Letters page, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bits of Legionnaire Business

Credits

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

This advertisement was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the top of the page.

A separate letter page dedicated to nothing but new Legionnaire suggestions from readers.

Show/hide 5. The Origin of Chameleon Boy (Meet the Legionnaires) Text article, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Meet the Legionnaires
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Author
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Text article telling the origin of Chameleon Boy.

Notes

This text article was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the bottom of the page.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Cap's Hobby Hints) Activity, 0.5 pages

"Wow! An empty coffee can with a plastic top!"

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Hints
Genre
Non-fiction
Code
6443

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colours
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

Idea from Mike and Mark Randall of Monet, Missouri.

This activity feature was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the top of the page.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Lionel) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Wow! Son, this is the most fun I've had in years!"

Featuring

Feature
Lionel

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Art
? (illustration)
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

This advertisement was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the bottom of the page.

An advertisement for the Lionel catalog of trains, raceways, science sets, telescopes, and phonographs.

Show/hide 8. AMT Makes the Party (The Kat from AMT) Comics-form advertising, 0.5 pages

"Jim and Eddie search for a special birthday gift for their pal."

Featuring

Feature
The Kat from AMT
Genre
Non-fiction; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Jim; Eddie; Bill

Credits

Script
?
Art
Chic Stone
Colours
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Notes

This advertisement was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the top of the page.

An advertisement for Trophy Series of car models from AMT Corporation of Troy, Michigan.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (Plastic Man) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

"He's not: as strong as .. Superman..."

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Humor; superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Eel O'Brian]; Dr. Dome; Lynx

Credits

Script
?
Art
Joe Orlando (comic reproduction)
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

This promotional house advertisement was in between page 6 and page 7 of the first Legion story. At the bottom of the page.

A promotional house advertisement is for Plastic Man (DC, 1966 series) #1 (November-December 1966), on sale September 22nd.

Show/hide 10. Second Super-Smash Issue of the Ultimate Utmost in Comic Magazines-- (Justice League of America) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Wonder Woman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Aquaman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Kanjar Ro; Xotar

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky (comic reproduction)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (comic reproduction)
Colours
?
Letters
? (promo text)

Notes

This promotional house advertisement was at the bottom of the last page of the first Legion story.

A promotional house advertisement for Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #48 (November-December 1966) [80 Page Giant #G-29].

Show/hide 11. Untitled (The Legion Outpost) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Legion Outpost

Credits

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from: Leonard Rosenberg, Jerry Harrington (of Plainfield, Iowa), Stephen Michalowich (of Wilmington, Delaware), Harrison Owens (of Jersey City, New Jersey), Tom Tattershall (of Kansas City, Missouri), Alan Trahern (of Covington, Louisiana), M. Luisi (of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), Loren H. Hill (of Jamestown, North Carolina), and B. V. Davenport (of Toledo, Ohio).

Show/hide 12. Part II: The Devil's Dozen! (Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Sir Prize; Miss Terious; Saturn Girl; Invisible Kid; Chameleon Boy; Colossal Boy; Lightning Lad; Ferro Lad; Brainiac 5; Mon-El; Matter-Eater Lad; Ultra Boy]; Devil's Dozen [Prince Evillo; Hag; Wild Huntsman; Sugyn; Apollo]; R. J. Brande

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #102 ([February 1968?])
Part II: The Devil's Dozen!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Superboy Comic (Murray, 1976 series) #99 ([May 1976?])
Part 2: The Devil's Dozen
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #6 (1996)
Part II: The Devil's Dozen!

Synopsis

The Legion encounters a new gang of thieves who kidnap Lightning Lad and suspicion of complicity falls on the two new Legionnaires.

Notes

Story continues in the following issue.

Show/hide 13. On the Go with Motorific! (Ideal Toys) Comics-form advertising, 1 page

"Fred and Larry are racing their new Motorific sports cars."

Featuring

Feature
Ideal Toys
Genre
Non-fiction; children
Characters
Fred; Larry

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger (credited)
Inks
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

This comic-form advertisement appears in between page 17 and 18 of part two of the Legion story.

A comic-form advertisement for Motorific racing toy cars from Ideal Toy Corporation.

Show/hide 14. Untitled (Tyco Toys) Comics-form advertising, 0.5 pages

"In the air he pilots tons of jetcraft at speeds faster than sound"

Featuring

Feature
Tyco Toys
Genre
Non-fiction; children
Characters
Joe Jet

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

This comic-form advertisement appears between page 19 and page 20 of part two of the Legion story. At the top of the page.

A comic-form advertisement for HO-Scale model railroads from Tyco of Woodbury Heights, New Jersey.

Show/hide 15. Bobby's Secret Collection (Renwal) Comics-form advertising, 0.5 pages

"Dick and Dave are trying to find out what Bobby has been hiding..."

Featuring

Feature
Renwal
Genre
Non-fiction; children
Characters
Dic; Dave; Bobby

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

This comic-form advertisement appears between page 19 and page 20 of part two of the Legion story. At the bottom of the page.

A comic-form advertisement for the Collectors Showcase Series from Renwal Products, Inc. of Minsola, New York.

Show/hide 16. Lost -- A Free Education! (Binky [DC]) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky [DC]
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner
Colours
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 17. Magic Photo Kit (Batman and Robin) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

An advertisement for Batman and Robin Magic Photo Kit from an unnamed company in Rockville Centre, N.Y. 11570.

Show/hide 18. New Man Joins Platoon! (G.I. Joe [Hasbro]) Comics-form advertising, 1 page

"There he is George! I just got him today..."

Featuring

Feature
G.I. Joe [Hasbro]
Genre
Military
Characters
G.I. Joe; Andy; George

Credits

Script
?
Art
Irv Novick
Letters
?

Notes

Inside back cover.

An advertisement in comic form for joining the G.I. Joe Club.

Show/hide 19. Build These 4 Great New Aurora Hobby Kits! (Aurora Products) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aurora Products

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.

An advertisement for Aurora Hobby Kits introducing Kit 464, Captain Kidd (actually a reissue), Kit 451 The [goofy] Frog, Kit 422 Forgotten Prisoner of Castelmare, and Kit 413 The Green Beret. Also available Kit 452 Blackbeard (another reissue) and Kit 452 The [goofy] Vampire. From Aurora Plastics Corp. of West Hempstead, New York.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Published monthly by National Periodical Publications, Inc., 2nd and Dickey Streets, Sparta, Ill. 62286 (the address of Spartan Printing Company, the printer, and a subsidiary of World Color Press). Editorial, executive offices and subscriptions, 575 Lexington Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10022.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38832

Entry created

  • 13/08/2021

Index completed

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Last updated

  • 13/08/2021