([January] 2003)

DC, 2003 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
49.95 USD; 82.95 CAD
Pages:
232
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Archive Editions
ISBN:
1-56389-943-4 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194123648300111
Editing:
Dale Crain (reprint); Scott Nybakken (associate)
Color:
Color
Binding:
Hardcover with Dustjacket

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
Lee Loughridge
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Aqualad

Indexer Notes

Text with spot illustration.

Foreword (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman

Indexer Notes

Text article with spot illustration.

How Aquaman Got His Powers! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry] (Origin); Atlanna (Flashback); Tom Curry (Flashback); Commander Haskel
Synopsis:
Aquaman stops the U.S. Navy from testing atomic depth charges and recounts his origin to Commander Haskel.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #260 (May 1959)

Aquaman Duels the Animal-Master! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Gustave the Great
Synopsis:
Gustave the Great, using his mastery of land animals challenges Aquaman and his mastery of sea creatures.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #261 (June 1959)

The Undersea Hospital (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Topo
Synopsis:
Aquaman opens an undersea hospital to help his undersea friends.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #262 (July 1959)

The Great Ocean Election! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Honest Vic Wake; Govenor Big Jim Mason; Topo
Synopsis:
Aquaman helps Honest Vic Wake in his campaign to be elected over the crooked Govenor Big Jim Mason.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #263 (August 1959)

Aquaman and His Sea Police (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Mayor of New Venice
Synopsis:
Aquaman helps out a city whose streets are all canals.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #264 (September 1959)

The Secret of the Super-Safe! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Topo; Mr. Roxroyd
Synopsis:
Aquaman has to raise a super heavy safe from the bottom of the sea.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #265 (October 1959)

Aquaman Meets Aquagirl (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
? (painted cover)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aquagirl [Lisa Morel]; Atlantis; Eddie; Dr. Hugo Morel; Atlanna (Flashback); Tom Curry (Flashback); Topo
Synopsis:
Lisa Morel suddenly gains powers equal to Aquaman's and tries to become his partner.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #266 (November 1959)

The Manhunt on Land (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; "Shark" Norton; The Wizard [Horace Kates]; Topo
Synopsis:
The Shark and The Wizard excape from jail. The Shark decides to operate on land but Aquaman captures him anyway.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #267 (December 1959)

The Underwater Archers (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; The Wizard [Horace Kates]; Arrow-Boat; Arrow Cave; Aquaman [Arthur Curry] (Cameo); Topo
Synopsis:
Green Arrow has to face his old foe The Wizard underwater.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #267 (December 1959)

The Adventures of Aquaboy (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aquaboy (Aquaman as a child in flashback); Captain Harte
Synopsis:
Aquaman has to prove his existence to a blind man. Flashback of Aquaman as Aquaboy when he was beginning as a hero.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #268 (January 1960)

The Kid From Atlantis (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth] (intro, origin); Atlantis; Topo
Synopsis:
Aquaman helps Aqualad, a rejected child from Atlantis, to overcome his fear of fish. Aquaman adopts Aqualad as his sidekick.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #269 (February 1960)

The Menace of Aqualad! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Aqua-Cave (Intro); Gypsy Fortune Teller; Topo; Professor Tyson; Underwater Pirates
Synopsis:
A fortune teller tells that Aquaman will someday be replaced and Aqualad seems to by trying to fulfill the prophecy.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #270 (March 1960)

The Second Deluge (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Aqua-Cave; Captain Noah
Synopsis:
Captain Noah predicts a second deluge.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #271 (April 1960)

The Human Flying Fish! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; The Human Flying Fish [Bragg] (Villain); Aqualad [Garth]; Dr. Krill
Synopsis:
Dr. Krill, a skilled surgeon, operates on Bragg, turning him into a Human Flying Fish to pull robberies that Aquaman can not stop.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #272 (May 1960)

Around the World in 80 Hours! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Captain Kryle; Smugglers Incorporated (Villains); Agent X-6 (member of Smugglers Incorporated); Aden (Member of Smugglers Incorporated)
Synopsis:
An author needs Aquaman to prove he can swim around the world in 80 hours.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #273 (June 1960)

Aqua-Queen (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqua-Queen [Dale Conroy] (Intro); Aqualad [Garth]
Synopsis:
After Aquaman doesn't pick her in a swimming meet, Dale Conroy vows to prove she's as good as he is.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #274 (July 1960)

The Interplanetary Mission (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]
Synopsis:
Crooks dress up as space aliens trying to convince Aquaman to retrieve an object from the ocean floor.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #275 (August 1960)
Keywords:
kryptonite

The Aqua-Thief of the Seven Seas (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; King Tai, Ruler of Timtu; Vuda, Prime Minister of Timtu
Synopsis:
Aquaman is falsely accused of stealing a chest of diamonds.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #276 (September 1960)

The Underwater Olympics (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo; Bart Horval
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad hold an underwater olympics. Aquaman's team "loses" to prevent kryptonite discovery.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #277 (October 1960)
Keywords:
kryptonite

Aqualad Goes to School (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein ?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Mr. Tracy (School Principal); Miss Pine (Teacher)
Synopsis:
When Aqualad has trouble with a big test after being hit on the head, Aquaman uses ocean animals to help Aqualad remember the answers.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #278 (November 1960)

Silly Sailors of the Sea! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Eddie (teenager); Roy (teenager); Tom (teenager); Jim Hale
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad teach ignorant young sailors a lesson after they steal a sailboat.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #279 (December 1960)

The Lost Ocean! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Jim Flood; Ted Flood; Movie Director; Lighthouse Keeper
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad help make TV movie Sea Chase after the two stars get the bends after diving to deep. Sea Chase is a parody of TV series Sea Hunt.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #280 (January 1961)

Showcase #30 (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #30 (January-February 1961)

The Creatures from Atlantis (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Atlantis; Aqua-Cave; Tom Curry (Flashback); Atlanna (Flashback)
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #30 (January-February 1961)

One Hour to Doom (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Ramona Fradon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Topo; Jed Rowe (Smuggler); Ed (Smuggler)
Synopsis:
Aquaman and Aqualad escape various one-hour-without-water traps.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #282 (March 1961)

Showcase #31 (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #31 (March-April 1961)

The Sea Beasts from One Billion B.C. (Table of Contents)

Aquaman and Aqualad / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]; Professor Richards; John Cook
Synopsis:
John Cook has stolen Professor Richards ray that will turn a normal fish into a large sea monster.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #31 (March-April 1961)

Biographies (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Short paragraphs about the creators.

[Backcover] (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth]
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #30 (January-February 1961)
  • from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #31 (March-April 1961)

Indexer Notes

Reprints covers from SHOWCASE (DC, 1956 series) #30-31 at 1/4 size.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Aquaman
  2. 1. Table of Contents
    Aquaman
  3. 2. Foreword
    Aquaman
  4. 3. How Aquaman Got His Powers!
    Aquaman
  5. 4. Aquaman Duels the Animal-Master!
    Aquaman
  6. 5. The Undersea Hospital
    Aquaman
  7. 6. The Great Ocean Election!
    Aquaman
  8. 7. Aquaman and His Sea Police
    Aquaman
  9. 8. The Secret of the Super-Safe!
    Aquaman
  10. 9. Aquaman Meets Aquagirl
    Aquaman
  11. 10. The Manhunt on Land
    Aquaman
  12. 11. The Underwater Archers
    Green Arrow
  13. 12. The Adventures of Aquaboy
    Aquaman
  14. 13. The Kid From Atlantis
    Aquaman
  15. 14. The Menace of Aqualad!
    Aquaman
  16. 15. The Second Deluge
    Aquaman
  17. 16. The Human Flying Fish!
    Aquaman
  18. 17. Around the World in 80 Hours!
    Aquaman
  19. 18. Aqua-Queen
    Aquaman
  20. 19. The Interplanetary Mission
    Aquaman
  21. 20. The Aqua-Thief of the Seven Seas
    Aquaman
  22. 21. The Underwater Olympics
    Aquaman
  23. 22. Aqualad Goes to School
    Aquaman
  24. 23. Silly Sailors of the Sea!
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  25. 24. The Lost Ocean!
    Aquaman
  26. 25. Showcase #30
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  27. 26. The Creatures from Atlantis
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  28. 27. One Hour to Doom
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  29. 28. Showcase #31
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  30. 29. The Sea Beasts from One Billion B.C.
    Aquaman and Aqualad
  31. 30. Biographies
  32. 31. [Backcover]
    Aquaman
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