([March 1959])

K. G. Murray, 1957 Series
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Price:
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
Brand:
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
Editing:
?

Issue Notes

Dating is an estimate from www.ausreprints.com.


The Secret of Odin's Cup! (Table of Contents)

The Viking Prince / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?; Joe Kubert (original)
Inks:
?; Joe Kubert (original)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original edits)

Genre:
historical
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Indexer Notes

While very similar to the splash page of "The Secret of Odin's Cup", this cover appears to be redrawn.

The Secret of Odin's Cup (Table of Contents)

The Viking Prince / comic story / 11.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher (original edits)

Genre:
adventure; historical
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["Knights who offered their military services to feudal lords..."] (Table of Contents)

Knight Time! / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original edits)

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
History about free lances, ragman's roll and Turquoise
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  • from ?

Interplanetary Tug of War (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Joe Giella
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original edits)

Genre:
science fiction
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["The combined gravitational pull of Saturn's five innermost satellites plus Titan…"] (Table of Contents)

Strange Satellites / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
George Kashdan (original edits)

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Science fact on Titan (Saturn) and Amalthea (Jupiter).
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Indexer Notes

This reprint has been slightly reduced in height from the original, mainly removing largly blank areas of stars and space.

The Jigsaw Creatures (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor)

Genre:
fantasy
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Indian Detective (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits)

Genre:
detective-mystery
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The Wizard of Time: Chapter I (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby?; Roz Kirby; Wally Wood?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original edits)

Genre:
adventure
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["Hmm--breaking into a safe."] (Table of Contents)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Editing:
? (original edits)

Genre:
humour
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  • from ?

The Men Who Rode Across the Sun: Chapter II [The Wizard of Time] (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 4.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby?; Roz Kirby; Wally Wood?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original edits)

Genre:
adventure
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["Welcome to our planet!"] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Rocket / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Editing:
? (original edits)

Genre:
humour
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The Sorcerer's Sect: Chapter III [The Wizard of Time] (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby?; Roz Kirby (blacks); Wally Wood?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original edits)

Genre:
adventure
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[Hi! Kids! Batman] (Table of Contents)

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

K. G. Murray house advertisement for its Batman (1950 series) comic.

The Mechanical Judge: Chapter IV [The Wizard of Time] (Table of Contents)

Challengers of the Unknown / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby?; Roz Kirby (blacks); Wally Wood?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original edits)

Genre:
adventure
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["Before the regular movement of the planets about the sun was known..."] (Table of Contents)

Scientific Word Origins... / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original editor); Murray Boltinoff (original associate editor); George Kashdan (original associate editor)

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Information about the origins of the words: planets, climate, and vitamin.
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Target: Wonder Woman (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Robert Kanigher (actual editor)

Genre:
superhero
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["Your Sign of the Highest Value in Comics"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

K. G. Murray advertisement, including images of the covers for Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1956 series) #25; The Hundred Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1956 series) #22; Five-Score Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #1; Magic Moment Romances (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #5; Lot o' Fun! Comic (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #3; Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (K. G. Murray, 1957 series) #6; All Favourites, The 100-Page Comic (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #7; Heart to Heart Romance Library (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #3; Twin Hearts (K. G. Murray, 1958 series) #3.

Tattoos of Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits)

Genre:
crime
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["Look Dad--I borrowed your shirt."] (Table of Contents)

Peg / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff
Editing:
? (original edits)

Genre:
humour
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  • from ?

The Under-World Employment Agency (Table of Contents)

Mr. District Attorney / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell
Inks:
Ray Burnley
Letters:
JL
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits)

Genre:
detective-mystery
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The Secret of the Elephant's Tusk (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits)

Genre:
occult
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Cannons for Congress (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor); Jack Schiff (original editor); Murray Boltinoff (original editor); George Kashdan (original editor)

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Amazing Speeds / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original edits)

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Science fact on army "Buck Rogers" personal rocket belt, Electrons, and blink of an eye.
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Indexer Notes

This feature is on the inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Secret of Odin's Cup!
    The Viking Prince
  2. 1. The Secret of Odin's Cup
    The Viking Prince
  3. 2. ["Knights who offered their military services to feudal lords..."]
    Knight Time!
  4. 3. Interplanetary Tug of War
  5. 4. ["The combined gravitational pull of Saturn's five innermost satellites plus Titan…"]
    Strange Satellites
  6. 5. The Jigsaw Creatures
  7. 6. Indian Detective
  8. 7. The Wizard of Time: Chapter I
    Challengers of the Unknown
  9. 8. ["Hmm--breaking into a safe."]
    Casey the Cop
  10. 9. The Men Who Rode Across the Sun: Chapter II [The Wizard of Time]
    Challengers of the Unknown
  11. 10. ["Welcome to our planet!"]
    Doctor Rocket
  12. 11. The Sorcerer's Sect: Chapter III [The Wizard of Time]
    Challengers of the Unknown
  13. 12. [Hi! Kids! Batman]
    Batman
  14. 13. The Mechanical Judge: Chapter IV [The Wizard of Time]
    Challengers of the Unknown
  15. 14. ["Before the regular movement of the planets about the sun was known..."]
    Scientific Word Origins...
  16. 15. Target: Wonder Woman
    Wonder Woman
  17. 16. ["Your Sign of the Highest Value in Comics"]
  18. 17. Tattoos of Doom
  19. 18. ["Look Dad--I borrowed your shirt."]
    Peg
  20. 19. The Under-World Employment Agency
    Mr. District Attorney
  21. 20. The Secret of the Elephant's Tusk
  22. 21. Cannons for Congress
    Tomahawk
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Amazing Speeds
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