Adventure Comics #276

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1960
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/15833

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Superboy, Prisoner In Space! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Metalman

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Mort Weisinger
Show/hide 1. The Robinson Crusoe of Space (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Metalman; kryptonite; Superboy robots; Jor-El and Lara (flashback); Ma and Pa Kent

Credits

Script
Otto Binder?
Art
Al Plastino

Synopsis

Metalman "Friday" sacrifices self for Superboy, when Superboy is trapped on an asteroid surrounded by a kryptonite ring.

Notes

rehash of a story in Superboy 49 (June 56)

Show/hide 2. Bike Safety= Bike Fun! Public service announcement, 12 pages

Featuring

Genre
Psa

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 3. One-Footed Monster (Peter Puptent, Explorer) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Peter Puptent, Explorer
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. The Aqua-Thief Of The Seven Seas! (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; King Tai, Ruler of Timtu; Vuda, Prime Minister of Timtu

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

From GCD
in DC 100-Page Super Spectacular (DC, 1971 series) #DC-8
in Batman (DC, 1940 series) #238 (January 1972)
in The Aquaman Archives (DC, 2000 series) #1
in Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC 2007 series) #1

Synopsis

Aquaman is falsely accused of stealing a chest of diamonds.

Show/hide 5. The Congorilla of Space! (Congorilla) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congorilla
Genre
Superhero; jungle
Characters
Janu; Congo Bill

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Howard Sherman

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #55 ([December 1960?])
The Congorilla of Space
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #149 (May 1965)
The Congorilla of Space
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #4 ([August 1965?])
The Congorilla of Space!
From GCD
in World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #149 (May 1965) [retitled as "The Interplanetary Congorilla"]
 
from Adventure Comics (1938) #276 (Sep '60), DC.

Synopsis

Congorilla is transported to another world where he meets an Alien Congorilla much like himself.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 43132

Cover added

  • 27/04/2010

Index completed

  • 27/04/2010