Adventure Comics #290 (DC, 1961) CGC FN/VF 7.0 OFF-WHITE pages.Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionAdventure Comics #290 (D.C. Comics, 1961). 11/1961 - Last 10-cent cover-priced issue. Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Stan Kaye. 9th appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes in The Secret of the Seventh Super-Hero!, script by Robert Bernstein, pencils by George Papp, inks by George Papp; A fake Sun Boy comes to Smallville asking Superboy's help in assembling a super-weapon; Meanwhile Tom Tanner, an escapee from reform school, takes over Clark Kent's identity. Ollie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Invasion of the Bizarro World--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; The Bizarros celebrate when their world is invaded by animated Blue Kryptonite statues, until the invaders try to make it round again; Then war breaks out.
Page Quality: OFF-WHITE
Artists/Writers: Robert Bernstein & Jerry Siegel stories George Papp & John Forte art Curt Swan & Stan Kaye cover
Significance: Legion of Super-Heroes appearance. Last 10¢ issue.
CGC census 7/19: 3 in 7.0, 39 higher.
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