Super Adventure Comic #12

Published
June 1951
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 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

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

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

"Featuring Superman, Batman, Superboy"

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #159 (May 1950)
Show/hide 1. The Machine that Played Cupid (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz, scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #66 (September-October 1950)
Also printed
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #66 (September-October 1950)
The Machine That Played Cupid
 
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #23 ([April 1966])
The Machine that Played Cupid
Show/hide 2. The Man with a Thousand Eyes (Batman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; aka Paul Dekker]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Harlan Bates (inventor); Count Florian (villain); Big Al Pakone; Sergeant Laney; Laney's wife; Laney's sister; Slick; Slug; Joe; other agents of Count Florian

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Bob Kane, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
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) #43 (December 1949-January 1950)
The Man with a Thousand Eyes!
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #47 (November 1968)
The Man with a Thousand Eyes
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #258 (September-October 1974)
The Man with a Thousand Eyes!
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #32 ([April 1976?])
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #32 ([April 1976?])
The Man with a Thousand Eyes

Synopsis

Count Florian, a criminal Batman and Robin once battled in London, comes to America and successfully steals a civilian invention in order to spy on America.

Notes

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

Show/hide 3. The Girl Who was Scoop-Crazy (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
John Sikela, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #161 (February 1951)
The Girl Who Was Scoop-Crazy!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #12 ([April 1966?])
The Girl Who Was Scoop-Crazy

Notes

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

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

"Golly, I don't know!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Notes

Begins: "Golly, I don't know!"


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 716

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 30/08/2015

Index completed

  • 08/12/2003

Last updated

  • 09/09/2019