Super Adventure Comic #21

Published
March 1952
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte 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 No title recorded (Superman, Batman, Superboy) Cover, 1 page

"Starring Superman, Batman, Superboy"

Featuring

Feature
Superman, Batman, Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Win Mortimer, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #54 (October-November 1951)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #21 ([March 1952?])
Show/hide 1. 50 Ways to Kill Superman (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #123 (August 1948)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #21 ([March 1952?])
Show/hide 2. The Man Who Replaced Batman (Batman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Vern, scripter [as David Vern Reed]
Art
Bob Kane, penciller (figures only)
 
Lew Schwartz, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #59 (June-July 1950)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #21 ([March 1952?])

Notes

Story is printed on side "two up". Original story is 12 pages.

Show/hide 3. Superboy on Mars (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
Bill Woolfolk, scripter [as William Woolfolk]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Creig Flessel, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #16 (September-October 1951)
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #16 (September-October 1951)
Superboy on Mars!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #21 ([March 1952?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #44 ([February 1968?])

Notes

Story is printed on side "two up". Original story is 12 pages.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos
  • Book Palace

AusReprints ID

  • 717

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 31/03/2018

Index completed

  • 04/06/2004

Last updated

  • 31/03/2018