Adventure Comics #155

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1950
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Digest size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/8411

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent]

Credits

Art
John Sikela, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. The Kind of Stories You Like Best! (Danger Trail) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Danger Trail

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. Superboy, Hollywood Actor (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Notes

Not in Woolfolk's pay records according to Martin O'Hearn.

Show/hide 3. Trouble at Ghost-Town! (Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Star Spangled Comics; Detective Comics; Action Comics) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"You don't have to wait 2 months..."

Featuring

Feature
Star Spangled Comics; Detective Comics; Action Comics

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 5. Robinson Crusoe, 20th Century! (Johnny Quick) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ralph Mayo, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #1 ([June 1956])
Robinson Crusoe, 20th Century
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"C'mon, Toodles, eat your food!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humor
Characters
Little Pete

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]

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Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #96 (December 1955)
Untitled
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Bendix Coaster Brake) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bendix Coaster Brake

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 8. Message to Parents Public service announcement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 9. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 10. The Imitation Knight (Shining Knight) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shining Knight
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Joe Samachson, scripter
Art
Frank Frazetta, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Spike) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I'm gonna try fishing like the Eskimos!"

Featuring

Feature
Spike
Genre
Humor

Credits

Writing
Phil Berube, scripter [signed]
Art
Phil Berube, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Bazooka) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bazooka

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Western Facts) Cartoon, 0.75 pages

"When Indians referred to the white man's..."

Featuring

Feature
Western Facts
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
Martin Naydel, scripter [signed]
Art
Martin Naydel, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Martin Naydel, letterer [signed]
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Nestlé's Crunch) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Nestlé's Crunch

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
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, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 15. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 2 pages

"This one is fine!"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Humor

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 16. The World's Coldest Cold Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
, author
Art
, line art
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, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 17. Proving Ground of Peril! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter (GA writer 2)
Art
George Papp, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #46 ([June 1951?])
Proving Ground of Peril
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
Proving Ground of Peril
 
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950? series) #19 (October 1951)
Show/hide 18. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.67 pages

"Touchdown!" "Look at Jerry go..."

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humor

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Congo Bill (Colour Comics, 1951 series) #1 ([May 1951?]) —The Adventures of Congo Bill
Untitled
 
United Kingdom
Superman Annual (KGM, 1951 series) December 1963 (December 1963)
Untitled
Show/hide 19. Untitled (Columbia) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Columbia

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 20. Job Counselor (Superboy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Advocacy; superhero

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Win Mortimer, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (KGM, 1952 series) #26 (November 1952)
Job Counselor
Show/hide 21. Untitled (Daisy B-B Guns) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy B-B Guns

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Fred Harman, line art [signed]
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 22. Untitled (Hollywood Film Studios) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Hollywood Film Studios

Credits

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

Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37626

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