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Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) comic books 1962

  • Issue #292
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 292

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan. The Laughing Stock of Smallville, script by Bill Finger, art by Al Plastino; Luthor pulls a series of stunts designed to make Superboy look ridiculous. Origin explains how Luthor lost his hair and began to hate Superboy. Professor Eureka humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Bizarro Creates a Monster--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Handsome Bizarro movie hero viewed as monster. Ollie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #293
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 293

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. 13th appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes in The Legion of Super-Traitors! starring Superboy, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Super-Pets defeat Brain-Globes of Rambat; Origin and 1st appearance of Legion of Super Pets; 1st appearance of Superhorse. Varsity Vic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Good Deeds of Bizarro-Luthor!--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizzaro-Luthor invents reverse "S" symbol for Bizarros; 1st appearances of Bizarro Luthor and Kandor. Letter to the editor from Nelson Bridwell. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #294
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 294
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1998865018

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Dial M for Monster, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Al Plastino; Aliens from Xnor come to visit Earth as tourists and are very annoying. Tricksy humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Halloween Pranks of the Bizarro-Supermen--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; On Bizarro world, it's the adults who wear masks and play pranks on Halloween; But when Bizarro No. 1 plays cruel tricks on him, Bizarro Krypto searches for a better companion; 1st Bizarro Marilyn Monroe, Bizarro President John F. Kennedy, and Bizarro Jerry Lewis. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #295
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 295
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1465450002

    The Duel of the Superboys!, script by Bill Finger, art by George Papp. Peg humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Kookie Super-Ape--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizzaro-Titano wrestles Bizzaro-Lois; 1st Bizarro Titano. Varsity Vic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #296
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 296
    Auction opens October 5

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Benjamin Franklin's Super-Reporter starring Superboy, art by Al Plastino; A 1773 newspaper causes the entire Kent family to time travel to colonial America. Private Pete humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Case of the Super-Looney Lawyer--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizarro acts as Merry Pason. Warden Willis humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Little Pete humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #297
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 297

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Lana Lang, Superboy's Sister, script by Bill Finger, art by George Papp; Criminals think Lana Lang is Superboy! Professor Eureka humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Bizarro Who Goofed Up History--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizarro dreams of changing most of the major events in history; appearances by President Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth, Nathan Hale, and Christopher Columbus. Dexter humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #298
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 298
    • Water damage.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Fat Boy of Steel, script by Robert Bernstein, art by Al Plastino; Fatness epidemic strikes Smallville, red K does same to Superboy. Moolah the Mystic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Bizarro Goes Sane--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizarro has to prove he's "sane" in order to get out of the Bizarro insane asylum. Be A Good Citizen public service announcement starring Superman, script by Jack Schiff, art by Sheldon Moldoff. Little Pete humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #299
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 299

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. 1st appearance of gold Kryptonite in the Superboy imaginary story The Unwanted Superbaby, script by Jerry Siegel, art by George Papp; After his powers are revealed, the military takes custody of baby Kal-El. Ollie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Car 45, Get Lost!--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizarro and Bizarro Jr come to Earth and join the Metropolis Police Force. Tricksy humor page by Henry Boltinoff. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #300
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 300
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.75) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #0146777002
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.07) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($7.50) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple, bottom staple secured to cover with tape.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.44) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.05) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • Cover detached at both staples.

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Super-Planet of Clark Kent and Lana Lang, art by George Papp; Lana and Clark are accidentally transported to a strange world where Clark must make her think they both have superpowers in order to prevent her from guessing he's Superboy. House ad for Superman Annual #5. Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes series begins in The Face Behind the Lead Mask!, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by John Forte, Al Plastino (page 4 and some Superboy and Luthor heads only), inks by John Forte and Al Plastino; At a regular meeting of the Legion of Super-Heroes, the Legionnaires lose control of their powers; Mon-el joins the Legion. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #301
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 301

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Sheldon Moldoff. Lex Luthor and Clark Kent: Cell-Mates!, script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Lex Luthor frames Clark Kent after Clark's father, as a member of the parole board, refuses to parole Luthor. Clark ends up having to share a cell with Luthor. The Secret Origin of Bouncing Boy--Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bouncing Boy tells a group of applicants how he got his powers and gained acceptance into the Legion. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #302
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 302

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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. Superboy Meets Steelboy, script by Edmond Hamilton, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Deep beneath Smallville, Superboy helps Queen Luela by filling in for her hero Steelboy, who is actually a Superboy robot. Ollie and Jerry Jitterbug humor half-pages by Henry Boltinoff. Sun-Boy's Lost Power!--Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Sun Boy loses his powers and has to find a way to recharge them. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #303
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 303
    Auction opens October 5
    • Paper: Off white
    • Label #1465451002

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. The Man Who Hunted Superboy, script by Leo Dorfman, art by George Papp; Superboy helps his physical double, the Prince of Sardonia, foil a potential usurper to the throne. Honey in Hollywood and Little Pete humor half-pages by Henry Boltinoff. The Fantastic Spy!--Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; The newest Legionnaire, Matter-Eater Lad, is accused of being a spy; intro & origin Matter-Eater Lad, joins the Legion. 36 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.12.