Adventure Comics #317

DC Comics

United States

Published
February 1964
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/18203

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Menace of Dream Girl! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Lightning Lad; Bouncing Boy; Shrinking Violet; Ultra Boy]; Dream Girl

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (1991 series) #2

Notes

cover logo changes to reflect new feature. Statement of Ownership this issue. "Hall of Fame" Superboy reprints begin this issue

Show/hide 1. Part I: The Menace of Dream Girl! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Lightning Lass; Brainiac 5; Star Boy; Matter-Eater Lad; Superboy; Mon-El; Sun Boy; Triplicate Girl; Bouncing Boy]; Dream Girl

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
John Forte
Letters
Milton Snapinn
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #63 ([November 1964?])
The Menace of Dream Girl (part 1)
From GCD
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #502
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #2

Synopsis

Dream Girl joins the Legion and insists Lightning Lass be expelled when she loses her powers and demands Triplicate Girl be court-martialled for accusing her of causing Lightning Lass to lose her power.

Notes

intro Dream Girl, first mention of Time Trapper, first app the Iron Curtain of Time

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Super-Turtle) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Super-Turtle
Genre
Gag
Characters
Super-Turtle

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Super-Turtle tries to make criminals see he's invulnerable.

Show/hide 3. Moolah the Mystic (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"He's lying on a bed of spikes!"

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Gag
Characters
Moolah the Mystic

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Based on
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #18 (November-December 1957)
Sunburn
Printed in
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #20 ([January 1958?])
Untitled

Synopsis

Moolah, who lies on nails and eats fire, stays away from the beach because he gets a sunburn.

Show/hide 4. Part II: The Doom of the Legion! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Brainiac 5; Star Boy; Matter-Eater Lad; Triplicate Girl; Sun Boy; Lightning Lad; Ultra Boy; Bouncing Boy; Shrinking Violet; Superboy; Chameleon Boy; Light Lass]; Dream Girl

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Art
John Forte
Letters
Milton Snapinn
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #502 (August 1983)
Part II: The Doom of the Legion!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #63 ([November 1964?])
The Menace of Dream Girl: The Doom of the Legion (part 2)
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #2 (1992)
Part II: The Doom of the Legion!
From GCD
in Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #502
in Legion of Super-Heroes Archives, The (DC, 1991 series) #2

Synopsis

Even more Legionnaires are expelled before Dream Girl reveals to Star Boy that it was all a plot to prevent their deaths. Star Boy explains what she really foresaw and Dream Girl leaves the team to perfect her power.

Notes

Lightning Lass becomes Light Lass

Show/hide 5. The Shrinking of Superboy (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Lana Lang; Prof Lang; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent

Credits

Art
John Sikela
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

From GCD
from Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #61

Notes

cover logo changes to reflect new feature. Statement of Ownership this issue. "Hall of Fame" Superboy reprints begin this issue

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 71253

Index completed

  • 29/01/2012

Last updated

  • 29/01/2012