Super Adventure Comic #77

Published
November 1956
Page count
32
Cover price
1/- [0-0-1 AUP]
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Super-Mystery of Metropolis! (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

"Your favourite heroes superman and Batman together in another exciting adventure-- "The Super-Mystery of Metropolis!" "Batman, you and Robin are the only ones who can find out what's happened to Superman!" Superman Missing!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
World's Finest Comics 84, September-October 1956
Show/hide 1. The Super-Mystery of Metropolis (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #84 (September-October 1956)
The Super-Mystery of Metropolis!
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #170 (October 1967)
The Super-Mystery of Metropolis  (80-Page Giant G40)
 
United States
Showcase Presents: World's Finest (DC, 2007 series) #Volume One ([October] 2007)
The Super-Mystery of Metropolis!
Printed in
Australia
Superman and Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1968 series) #3 ([November 1968?])
The Super-Mystery of Metropolis
Original
World's Finest Comics 84, September-October 1956
Show/hide 2. Varsity Vic (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"Doing homework Vic?"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Notes

Begins: "Doing homework Vic?"

Show/hide 3. Smallville's Worst Athlete (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 207, December 1954
Show/hide 4. Jerry the Jitterbug (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"You're right on time, Jerry. Dinner is ready!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #220 (September 1956)

Notes

Begins: "You're right on time, Jerry. Dinner is ready!"

Show/hide 5. The Modern Paul Bunyan (Johnny Quick and His Magic Formula) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick and His Magic Formula
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Paul Norris, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #179 (August 1952)
The Modern Paul Bunyan
Also printed
Australia
The Flash (KG Murray, 1975 series) #134 ([December 1976?])
 
Australia
The Flash (KG Murray, 1975 series) #134 ([December 1976?])
The Modern Paul Bunyan
Original
Adventure Comics 179, August 1952
Show/hide 6. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Hello Sonny! rushing to your violin lesson?"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Notes

Begins: "Hello Sonny! rushing to your violin lesson?"

Show/hide 7. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I'm glad the Mayor started a campaign to keep the streets clean!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Notes

Begins: "I'm glad the Mayor started a campaign to keep the streets clean!"


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 722

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 19/04/2004

Index completed

  • 18/08/2012

Last updated

  • 24/09/2012