Adventure Comics #285

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16303

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

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Show/hide Cover Tales of the Bizarro World (Tales of the Bizarro World) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Superhero; humor
Characters
Superboy; Bizarro Lois; Bizarro Krypto

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Printed in
in Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World (DC, 2000 series) #nn
in Superman in the Sixties (DC, 1999 series) #[nn]

Notes

Series begins

Show/hide 1. Gravity Girl of Smallville (Superboy) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Krypto, Lana Lang (as Gravity Girl), Prof Lang, Mrs Lang

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
in Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #183 (March 1972)

Synopsis

Lana gets anti-gravity belt

Show/hide 2. Milkman (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Lots of steps and mean dog: no milk today

Show/hide 3. As the lad grew older... (Superman) Advertisement, 36 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Joe Shuster
Editing
Vin Sullivan

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #1

Synopsis

Origin of Superman

Notes

Page 2 of first Superman story (2-color)

Show/hide 4. The Shame of the Bizarro Family (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Superhero; humor
Characters
Superboy, Krypto, Bizarro Lois, Bizarro Jr.

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #28 ([November 1961])
The Shame of the Bizarro Family
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #202 (December 1967-January 1968)
The Shame of the Bizarro Family!
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #202 (December 1967-January 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G42)
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #15 ([May 1970?])
The Shame of the Bizarro Family
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #15 ([May 1970?])
 
United States
Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World (DC, 2000 series) ([September] 2000)
The Shame of the Bizarro Family!
 
United States
Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World (DC, 2000 series) ([September] 2000)
From GCD
in Superman (DC, 1939 series) #202 (December 1967-January 1968)
in Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World (DC, 2000 series) #nn
 
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285

Synopsis

Bizarro Junior No. 1 is too smart.

Notes

inker id by Bob Hughes 8/05. Formerly given as Wayne Boring.

Show/hide 5. Parents Have Rights Too Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Psa

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Show/hide 6. Want to be in a Movie? (Honey) Comic story, 36 pages

Featuring

Feature
Honey
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

It's only a home movie


Notes

Series begins

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41225

Cover added

  • 15/05/2010

Index completed

  • 15/05/2010