Super Adventure Comic #98

Published
August 1958
Page count
28
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team! (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Sheldon Moldoff (Batman figure)
Inks
Stan Kaye
Sheldon Moldoff (Batman figure)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (editor-in-chief), Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Murray Boltinoff (assoc), George Kashdan (assoc)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #94 (May-June 1958)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #98 ([November 1958?])
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team!
Adapted
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #179 (October-November 1968)
Untitled
Printed in
World's Finest Comics 94, May-June 1958

Notes

art corrections by Craig Delich 1/05

Show/hide 1. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

"Oh my gosh!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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Original

Synopsis

The cigarette factory is on fire.

Show/hide 2. The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team (Superman and Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (editor-in-chief), Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Murray Boltinoff (assoc), George Kashdan (assoc)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #94 (May-June 1958)
Origin of the Superman Batman Team
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #98 ([November 1958?])
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #19 ([February 1961?])
 (from Adventure Comics 275)
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #19 ([February 1961?])
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
Secret Origins (DC, 1961 series) #1 (Summer 1961)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #179 (October-November 1968)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
Australia
Superman and Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1968 series) #4 ([March 1969?])
 
Australia
Superman and Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1968 series) #4 ([March 1969?])
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #229 (April 1975)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #34 ([December 1976?])
 (from Adventure Comics 275)
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #34 ([December 1976?])
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #34 ([December 1976?])
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
DC Special Series (DC, 1977 series) #19 (Fall 1979)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1988 series) ([November] 1988)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1989 series) ([June] 1989)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (Warner Books, 1989 series) ([June] 1989)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
Secret Origins Replica Edition (DC, 1998 series) (1998)
The Origin of the Superman-Batman Team
 
United States
Showcase Presents: World's Finest (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([October] 2007)
Origin of the Superman Batman Team
Original
World's Finest Comics 94, May-June 1958

Synopsis

When Luthor develops a liquid kryptonite gun, Superman replaces Batman with a new partner, Powerman. Batman reminisces about their first team-up.

Show/hide 3. The Dual-Identity World! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #42 (February-March 1958)
The Dual Identity World
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #98 ([November 1958?])
The Dual-Identity World
Original
Mystery in Space 42, February-March 1958
Show/hide 4. The Holidays of Tomorrow! (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #184 (September 1953)
The Holidays of Tomorrow!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #98 ([November 1958?])
The Holidays of Tomorrow
Original
Action Comics 184, September 1953
Show/hide 5. Hi! Kids! Insist on 100 Pages Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"Hi! Kids! When you buy a 2/- comic insist on -100 pages- "Century" "Hundred" "Mighty" "All Favourites" "Five Score" The Best Comics Ever"

Details

Printed
1958? to 1959?
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Hi! Kids! Insist on 100 Pages

Notes

"Hi! Kids!" advertisements were used to promote comics across the KG Murray range.

Show/hide 6. Phantom's Ring (The Phantom) Advertisement, 1 page

"Phantom's Ring… Phantom Club Stick-Pin with Luminous Eyes… Golden Stick-Pin… The Phantom's Ring in Silver-Like Metal… The Phantom's Rubber Ring… Send this Coupon Now! To The Phantom, 149 Castlereagh Street, Sydney…"

Details

Printed
1958
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Phantom's Ring
Show/hide 7. Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Have Some Fun!] [J27] [Black and white] Advertisement, 1 page

"Safety Sam Says Have Some Fun! See if you can find what's wrong with these pictures? … PK Mum will be glad to know that chewing wholesome, refreshing P.K. gives teeth and gums needed exercise. This good, healthful chewing won't spoil your appetite. Wrigley's P.K. Chewing Gum."

Details

Printed
1958
More...
Wrigley's [Safety Sam Says Have Some Fun!] [J27] [Black and white]

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 67988

Entry created

  • 29/09/2011

Cover added

  • 29/09/2011

Index completed

  • 29/09/2011

Last updated

  • 15/11/2020