Aquaman #54

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
November-December 1970
Page count
36
Cover price
0.15 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/23812

Credits

Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Am I My Own Executioner? (Aquaman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Code
G 1052
Characters
Aquaman

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Crime Wave! (Aquaman) Comic story, 22.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Code
G-770
Characters
Aquaman; Mera; Thanatos (villain)

Credits

Writing
Steve Skeates, scripter
 
William Cullen Bryant, scripter [as W. C. Bryant] (poem quote)
Art
Jim Aparo, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Jim Aparo, letterer

Notes

Page marked 23 is actually only 0.33 pages long. Bottom two-thirds (0.67) of the page is devoted to a promo for Jack Kirby's start on Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #133.

Show/hide 2. The Story Behind the Stories Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Code
G-903

Credits

Writing
Steve Skeates, author
Art
Curt Swan , penciller
 
Murphy Anderson , inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Skeates discusses his background and how it played into the development of his Aquaman stories. The article is accompanied by a small illustration of Aquaman as part of the header.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Direct Currents) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Direct Currents

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Joe Kubert, line art (Tomahawk cover only)
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
 
Gaspar Saladino , letterer (Tomahawk cover only)

Notes

Reprints small vignette of Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #131.

Show/hide 4. The A-B-Seas of Skin Diving! Comic story, 2 pages
Show/hide 5. Snoopy Strikes Again! (Snoopy; Mattel Monogram) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Snoopy; Mattel Monogram
Characters
Snoopy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer

Notes

Inside back cover.

Advertisement in comic format for Mattel Monograms' Snoopy's (of the Peanuts comic strip) Sopwith Camel World War I airplane model kit.

Copyright 1970 by United Features Syndicate, Inc.


Notes

Printed in the U.S.A. On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41213

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