([December 1962])

K. G. Murray, 1961 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:
?
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Dating is an estimate from www.ausreprints.com. Note the changes to the artwork of the alien's face compared with the original cover.


The Capture of Superman! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original edits)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #122 (December 1961)

The Capture of Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Coleman
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
?
Editing:
Jack Schiff (original edits)

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Klor of Belvos comes to Earth and demands Batman help him capture the dangerous space criminal Superman.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #122 (December 1961)

The Frozen Terror (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Sy Barry
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original edits)

Genre:
adventure; animal
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog, The (DC, 1952 series) #15 (May-June 1954)

The Lawman Who Lost His Grip (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits)

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #182 (April 1952)

Indexer Notes

This feature was originally a Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Lawman story. The features of the lead character have been changed to resemble Hopalong Cassidy.

The Train That Vanished (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jonathan Burns
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Letters:
?
Editing:
Richard E. Hughes (original edits)

Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Forbidden Worlds (American Comics Group, 1951 series) #87 (May-June 1960)

The Haunted Sea (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Aquaman (DC, 1962 series) #5 (September-October 1962)

The Perfect Specimen (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Ed Smalle
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits)

Genre:
jungle
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #143 (April 1950)

The Frontier Doctor (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bruno Premiani
Inks:
Bruno Premiani
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Jack Schiff (original managing editor); Murray Boltinoff (original art editor); George Kashdan (original associate editor)

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #13 (September-October 1952)

The Little Men (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Derek Rutherford]
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original edits)

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Adventures into the Unknown (American Comics Group, 1948 series) #108 (May 1959)

The League of Fantastic Supermen (Table of Contents)

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original edits)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #63 (September 1962)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Capture of Superman!
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Capture of Superman
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. The Frozen Terror
    The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog
  4. 3. The Lawman Who Lost His Grip
    Hopalong Cassidy
  5. 4. The Train That Vanished
  6. 5. The Haunted Sea
    Aquaman
  7. 6. The Perfect Specimen
    Congo Bill
  8. 7. The Frontier Doctor
    Tomahawk
  9. 8. The Little Men
  10. 9. The League of Fantastic Supermen
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • James Zee
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mark Muller