Adventure Comics #127

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1948
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/6671

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Super-Bellboy (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Art
Al Wenzel, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Adventure Comics Featuring Superboy (Color Comics, 1949 series) #2 ([March 1949])
Super-Bellboy

Notes

art credits by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 1. Untitled (Kodak) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kodak

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Moccasin Foot's Strange Treasure! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Speedy; Dial-Finger Maloney; Tattoo; Spud; Moccasin Foot

Credits

Writing
, scripter (GA writer 1?)
Art
George Papp, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Flash Album (KG Murray, 1974? series) #12 ([January 1975?])
Moccasin Foot's Strange Treasure!

Synopsis

Only Green Arrow's archery skills can help Tattoo find a hidden Indian treasure.

Show/hide 3. Leo Johnson (Wheaties) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wheaties

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 4. A Fish out of Water! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Black Jack

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Daly, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #12 ([March 1956])
A Fish Out of Water!
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #17 ([April 1961?])
A Fish Out of Water

Synopsis

Aquaman gets amnesia.

Show/hide 5. Death on the Deep Text story, 2 pages

Credits

Writing
Chad Phillips, author
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 6. Super-Bellhop (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Wenzel, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Adventure Comics Featuring Superboy (Color Comics, 1949 series) #2 ([March 1949])
Super-Bellhop

Synopsis

Clark fills in for a sick friend as a bellhop in a Metropolis hotel.

Notes

Art credits by Bob Hughes 7/07.

Giant typewriter in story.

Show/hide 7. The Sky-High Hijackers! (The Shining Knight) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Shining Knight
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Shining Knight; Dr. Moresby

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Chuck A. Winter, line art [as Chuck Winter]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #30 ([May 1975])
The Sky-High Hijackers!

Synopsis

Justin dreams he's in the future where everyone has a flying car.

Show/hide 8. Mystery on the Mountain (Ray-o-Vac) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ray-o-Vac

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 9. Mayhem in the Meal-o-mat! (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Johnny Quick; Tubby Watts

Credits

Writing
Don C. Cameron, scripter
Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #71 ([May 1956?])
Mayhem in the Meal-o-mat
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #71 ([May 1956?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #25 ([May 1963?])
Mayhem in the Meal-o-Mat
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #25 ([May 1963?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #50 ([August 1969])
Mayhem in the Meal-o-Mat
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #50 ([August 1969])
Original
Adventure Comics 127, April 1948

Synopsis

Johnny gets involved in a war between two restaurants.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (Gang Busters) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Gang Busters

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 11. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Johnson Smith & Company) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnson Smith & Company

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 13. How to Make Your Body Bring You Fame ...Instead of Shame! (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Charles Atlas

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 14. Untitled (Baby Ruth) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Baby Ruth

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32326

Entry created

Index completed

Last updated