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(October-November 1960)

DC, 1958 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Jack Schiff
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Incredible Metal Creature! (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Challengers of the Unknown [Ace Morgan; Rocky Davis; Professor Haley; Red Ryan]; two aliens
Reprints:

The Incredible Metal Creature! (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed France Herron?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Challengers of the Unknown [Ace Morgan; Rocky Davis; Professor Haley; Red Ryan]; Thark (alien policeman); Albom (villain, human); Halanka (villain, alien)
Synopsis:
Pursuing a criminal, the Challengers find he's partnered with a metallic fugitive from another world. Halanka, the metal alien, pulls their Jeep with magnetism and melts it with heat. Two Challengers rescue an interplanetary lawman, Thark, who comes to their aid. Using Thark's force-field gun, the Challengers get close enough to "bowl" Halanka over.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

Prisoners of the Mirage World (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed France Herron?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Challengers of the Unknown [Ace Morgan; Rocky Davis; Professor Haley; Red Ryan]; June Robbins; Sir Manson; Melissa; other inhabitants of the Mirage World; Sir Rodfold
Synopsis:
Having crashed in the desert, a dazed June Robbins staggers into a medieval world within a mirage. The Challengers follow to rescue her before the mirage disappears. Captured by knights, the Challengers issue a challenge - a duel with chariots. Despite Sir Rodfold's treachery, the Challengers win through, snatch June, and dive out of the city just before it vanishes forever.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Incredible Metal Creature!
    Challengers of the Unknown
  2. 1. The Incredible Metal Creature!
    Challengers of the Unknown
  3. 2. Prisoners of the Mirage World
    Challengers of the Unknown
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Clayton Emery
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Peter Croome
  • Clayton Emery
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Clayton Emery
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk