Super Adventure Comic #10

Published
April 1951
Page count
28
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 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
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/578971

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman; Batman; Superboy) Cover, 1 page

"Featuring Superman, Batman, Superboy"

Featuring

Feature
Superman; Batman; Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #33 (March-April 1948)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Action! Thrills! Excitement! [The Adventures of Congo Bill] (The Adventures of Congo Bill) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Action! Thrills! Excitement! Stories that teem with moement, menace and mystery! -And, in the leading role in every story in this top-notch magazine is the screen's real two-fisted he-man Congo Bill! - battling his way through perilous paths on the highway to adventure! Don't miss it! The Adventures of Congo Bill at all newsagents."

Details

Printed
1951
Genre
Jungle
More...
Action! Thrills! Excitement! [The Adventures of Congo Bill]

Notes

The featured cover, The Adventures of Congo Bill #1, is by Australian artist Hart Amos.

Show/hide 2. The Men Who Died on Time! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; James Dice (theatrical producer, death); Fells (Dice's butler); Fred Barker (theatrical producer, death); Thomas Slade (former theatrical producer); Connie Bell (actress); Dr. French; Eddy Grace (former actor); Carl Rowland (fiancee of Connie Bell); The Avenger [Charles Waters] [aka as Wright] (villain, a jeweler); unnamed fire victims; unnamed murder witness; unnamed doctor

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Kane, penciller [signed] (Batman and Robin figures)
 
Lew Schwartz, penciller [as Lew Sayre Schwartz]
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #161 (July 1950)
The Men Who Died on Time!

Synopsis

Batman faces a clever criminal that targets theatrical producers, telling each of them that they will die at midnight. The "death" of Batman provides a clue to that killer.

Show/hide 3. The Two Lois Lanes! (Superman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk , scripter [as William Woolfolk]
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #40 (May-June 1949)
The Two Lois Lanes

Synopsis

Criminals use a double of Lois to distract Superman. Superman uses his strength to squeeze coal into a diamond.

Notes

This story's artwork is printed side on, two-up (the original story is 12 pages). writer credit by Bob Hughes.

Show/hide 4. The Heroes' Club (Superboy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jim Gordon (no relation to Commissioner Gordon in Batman)

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger , scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Fischetti, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #12 (January-February 1951)
The Heroes' Club!

Synopsis

A high school student tries to clear his ancestor's name.

Notes

Artwork is printed side on, two up (original story 12 pages).

Show/hide 5. Untitled (The Dinks Family) Comic story, 1 page

"Can I help you, sir?"

Featuring

Feature
The Dinks Family
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Ted Widocks, scripter [signed as Widocks]
Art
Ted Widocks, line art [signed as Widocks]
Text
Ted Widocks, letterer [signed as Widocks]
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

"Boo! Boo! Strike three!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humour
Characters
Shorty

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #60 (August-September 1950)
Untitled

Notes

Boltinoff's signature has been removed from this reprint and the story has been extended to a full page (originally 0.75 page).


Notes

This issue was distributed in Australia and the UK. There is no UK variant for this issue.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 715

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 15/10/2022

Index completed

  • 08/12/2003

Last updated

  • 08/11/2022