"Clark Kent's Super-Dad": A strange power-rod Superboy brings back from a dead planet gives Jonathan Kent super-powers, and he assumes the secret identity of Strongman to help his foster son.


Quote1.png Anything Superboy can do, I can do -- even better, because of my mature judgement! I'll make a sketch of a costume I want you to sew me -- and I'll surprise my boy! At last, I can be like other fathers -- and teach him a thing or two! Quote2.png
Jonathan Kent, after gaining super-powers

Adventure Comics #236 is an issue of the series Adventure Comics (Volume 1) with a cover date of May, 1957.

Synopsis for "Clark Kent's Super-Dad"

A strange power-rod Superboy brings back from a dead planet gives Jonathan Kent super-powers, and he assumes the secret identity of Strongman to help his foster son.

Appearing in "Clark Kent's Super-Dad"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:


Other Characters:

Locations:

Items:

Vehicles:

  • None


Synopsis for "The Iceberg of Doom"


Appearing in "The Iceberg of Doom"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Peter Porter (Single appearance)

Other Characters:


Locations:

Items:

  • None

Vehicles:

  • None

Synopsis for "The Make-Believe Archer"

Melvin Meekle, mild-mannered employee of an arrow manufacturing company, gets his chance to help a hero when he meets the Green Arrow.

Appearing in "The Make-Believe Archer"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Unnamed Crooks (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Melvin Meekle (Single appearance)

Locations:

Items:

Vehicles:

Notes



See Also


Links and References

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.