1959 ? - 1965 ?
Country:
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
Number of Issues:
17
Notes:
This Auckland-based publisher exclusively reprinted comics from Australia's Magazine Management group and the comics are almost identical to their Australian editions. Some comics report the publisher as "Trans-Tasman Magazines Ltd for Junior Readers' Press".

Around 1958, New Zealand restricted the importation of some Australian magazines. These bans continued until at least 1959. [Reported in Associated Newspapers Limited annual reports, 1958-1959]. Trans-Tasman Magazines appears to have been established at this time, possibly by Magazine Management, to get around the restrictions. The company continues until at least the early 1960s.
Editing
Issue Publication Date Brand
Action Comic (1965 series) #[nn] [1965] ?
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #34 [1960] ?
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #35
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #36
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #37
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #38
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #39
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #40 [1960] ?
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #41
Colt Western Library (1959 series) #42 [1960] ?
Double Western Pictorial (1958 series) #8 [1959] ?
Steve Roper (1959 series) #1
Steve Roper (1959 series) #2
Steve Roper (1959 series) #3 [1959] ?
Wyatt Earp (1959 series) #[nn] [1959] ?
Wyatt Earp (1959 series) #2
Wyatt Earp (1959 series) #3 [1959] ?