Adventure Comics #148

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1950
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/8058

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

Art
Al Plastino
Show/hide 1. Superboy Meets the Mummer (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; The Mummer

Credits

Script
Don Cameron
Art
John Sikela

Synopsis

The Mummer and his puppets seems a harmless novelty-- until he uses them to rob the Smallville Bank.

Show/hide 2. Cowboy of the Coral Seas (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Cowboy Charlie; BlackJack

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
John Daly

Synopsis

Cowboy Charlie tries to herd seals.

Show/hide 3. "Working for a sign company should be fun..." (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humor; teen

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. The Strange Defenders of Montespan Castle (Green Arrow) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy; Lady DeMontespan; Count D'Anjou

Credits

Script
? (GA writer 1?)
Art
George Papp

Synopsis

Green Arrow's new supersonic Arrowjet sends the team into the past.

Notes

in Middle Ages France (probably a dream)

Show/hide 5. The Sign of the Red Dragon (Shining Knight) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shining Knight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Shining Knight; Skinny Murgatroyd; Merlin; Sir Gawain; Tom

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
Ruben Moreira

Synopsis

The Shining Knight steers two boys from very different eras away from a life of crime.

Notes

at Camelot

Show/hide 6. Give Your Town a Present (Superboy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Show/hide 7. The Camera Goes To War Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Art
Raymond Perry ?
Colours
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. "Teacher said one of you boys should help me carry these books home" (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humor; teen

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 9. The Treasure of the Conquistadores (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Credits

Script
Don Cameron?
Art
Ralph Mayo

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1949 series) #17 ([June 1950?])
The Treasure of the Conquistadores

Synopsis

In the old West, three collectors vy for the clues to a lost treasure.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39485

Entry created

  • 17/10/2015

Index completed

  • 17/10/2015

Last updated

  • 17/10/2015