Super Adventure Comic #42

Published
December 1953
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

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

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Hart Amos, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #42 ([March 1954?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Introducing the New Sensational Build-It-Yourself Modular House [Australian House and Garden] (Australian House and Garden) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Introducing the New Sensational Build-It-Yourself Modular House… Australian House and Garden"

Details

Printed
1954
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Introducing the New Sensational Build-It-Yourself Modular House [Australian House and Garden]
Show/hide 2. Superman's Super Hold-Up (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Lex Luthor (villain)

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, 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) #59 (July-August 1952)
Superman's Super Hold-Up!
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #42 ([March 1954?])
Superman's Super Hold-Up!
Show/hide 3. The Human Puppets (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger , scripter
Art
Bob Kane, penciller (Batman & Robin figures)
 
Lew Schwartz, penciller [as Lew Sayre Schwartz] (confirmed by Schwartz)
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #182 (April 1952)
The Human Puppets
Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #42 ([March 1954?])
The Human Puppets!
Show/hide 4. Bingo! That's the Bar for.. Flavour! (MacRobertson) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
MacRobertson
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Hmm-nice apples"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #182 (November 1952)
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Chief Hot Foot) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"That smoke signal come from white-fox's camp---"

Featuring

Feature
Chief Hot Foot
Genre
Humour; western-frontier

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #78 (September-October 1952)
Untitled
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Peg) Comic story, 1 page

"Jeepers, look at all the new boys here today."

Featuring

Feature
Peg
Genre
Humour; teen

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #82 (May-June 1953)
Untitled

Notes

The 6d price variant of this comic was printed in the UK for distribution in that country.

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AusReprints ID

  • 74750

Entry created

  • 14/07/2012

Cover added

  • 31/03/2018

Last updated

  • 08/11/2022