Adventure Comics #228

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1956
Page count
36
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/13080

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Clark Kent's Bodyguard! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (DeLuxe Photo Service) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
DeLuxe Photo Service

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Clark Kent's Bodyguard (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Ma Kent; Pa Kent

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz, scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
John Sikela, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #98 ([April 1957])
Clark Kent's Bodyguard
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Kellogg's Corn Flakes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kellogg's Corn Flakes

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"I've been taking a correspondence course in hypnosis!"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humor

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #78 ([December 1956?])
Untitled
 
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #78 ([March 1957])
Untitled
Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Garcelon Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Garcelon Stamp Co.

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 6. The Floating Hall of Fame (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 7. The Big Dance Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff , scripter
Text
, typeset

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #220 (September 1956)
Show/hide 8. Here Are the Prizes Promo (ad from the publisher), 3 pages

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 9. This Business of Boxing Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
, author
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 10. The Ozark Archer (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #82 ([March 1957?])
Show/hide 11. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Cheerful Card Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cheerful Card Company

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 13. No title recorded (The National Sports Council) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The National Sports Council

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Schwinn Phantom) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Schwinn Phantom

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 40985

Cover added

  • 06/05/2010

Index completed

  • 18/11/2020

Last updated

  • 18/11/2020