Adventure Comics #229

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13134

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Jack Schiff (managing editor), Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (story editors)

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Ma and Pa Kent

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, Jack Schiff (managing editor), Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (story editors)
Show/hide 1. The End of the Kent Family (Superboy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Ma and Pa Kent, Lana Lang

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #97 ([March 1957?])
 
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #97 ([March 1957])

Synopsis

The Kents have to start a new life in another town after the house is destroyed by a meteor.

Show/hide 2. How to Spend a Summer Week! (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 3. "[So long, Timmy]" (Jerry) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jerry
Genre
Teen humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

formerly Jerry the Jitterbug.

Show/hide 4. Aquaman's Undersea Partner (Aquaman) Comic story, 5.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
intro-Topo (unnamed)

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #13 ([June 1957?])
Aquaman's Undersea Partner

Synopsis

Aquaman picks one undersea creature to be his special assistant

Show/hide 5. The Amazing Mechanical Man Text story, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset

Notes

text

Show/hide 6. The Wildcat Archers (Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
George Papp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #17 ([February 1958?])
The Wildcat Archers

Notes

GA has red hat


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39577

Cover added

Index completed