([April 1957])

K. G. Murray, 1956? 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:
Colour Covers; Black and White Interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Dating is an estimate from www.ausreprints.com.


Man Who Stole a Genie (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
fantasy

Indexer Notes

This cover is based on page 1 of 'The Man Who Stole A Genie' from Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #8 (December 1956)

["There's a lot of birthday cake left."] (Table of Contents)

Little Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Man Who Stole a Genie (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre:
fantasy
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Congo Bill's Last Adventure (Table of Contents)

Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Ed Smalle
Inks:
Ed Smalle
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whit Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre:
jungle
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The Flying Horse Swindle! (Table of Contents)

Shining Knight / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Samachson
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta
Inks:
Frank Frazetta
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Swindlers selling winged horses causes the Shining Knight to intervene.
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["Buzz-- Buzz -- Buzz! Whizza Buzz -- Buzza Bzzt!"] (Table of Contents)

Blabber Mouse / comic story / 3.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • from ?

Aquaman's Sea Cops (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan ?
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual original editor)

Genre:
superhero
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The Time-Wise Thief! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sid Gerson
Pencils:
John Giunta (signed)
Inks:
John Giunta (signed)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual original editor)
Job Number:
S-1116

Genre:
science fiction
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Creature from 20,000 Fathoms (Table of Contents)

Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Charles Paris
Letters:
Pat Gordon
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
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[Part I: "Ah, what better way to spend a day"] (Table of Contents)

The Dodo and the Frog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • from ?

Nature Loves a Nature-Lover (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
teen

Indexer Notes

This Public Service Announcement was printed across the line of DC comics in November 1950. Printings of this story include: Danger Trail (DC, 1950 series) #3 (November-December 1950); Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #100 (November-December 1950); Leave it to Binky (DC, 1948 series) #17 (November-December 1950); Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #11 (November-December 1950); Superman (DC, 1939 series) #67 (November-December 1950); Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #158 (November 1950); Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #150 (November 1950).

[Part II: "Look here, mister! You've certainly got a nerve!"] (Table of Contents)

The Dodo and the Frog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • from ?

The King of the Boy Inventors! (Table of Contents)

Tom Sparks Boy Inventor / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Dan Barry?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Tom judges a boy inventors contest.
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["Oh, Lenore! Your new hair-do is precious!"] (Table of Contents)

Leave It to Binky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Reprints:
  • from ?

Invasion from Inner Space! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Giella
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
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I Turned Back Time (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McArdle
Inks:
Jim McArdle
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

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["Coby dear, be a good girl and do the dishes alone tonight, will you?"] (Table of Contents)

Coby / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
teen
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["How fast does radium lose its value?"] (Table of Contents)

Quick Quiz / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from ?

Milkman in Space (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tomorrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whit Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
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The Amazing Mr. Hercules! (Table of Contents)

Roy Raymond TV Detective / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
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["What about the will?"] (Table of Contents)

Scientific Police Methods / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McLean (signed)
Inks:
Al McLean (signed)
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from ?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Man Who Stole a Genie
  2. 1. ["There's a lot of birthday cake left."]
    Little Pete
  3. 2. The Man Who Stole a Genie
  4. 3. Congo Bill's Last Adventure
    Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy
  5. 4. The Flying Horse Swindle!
    Shining Knight
  6. 5. ["Buzz-- Buzz -- Buzz! Whizza Buzz -- Buzza Bzzt!"]
    Blabber Mouse
  7. 6. Aquaman's Sea Cops
    Aquaman
  8. 7. The Time-Wise Thief!
  9. 8. Creature from 20,000 Fathoms
    Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  10. 9. [Part I: "Ah, what better way to spend a day"]
    The Dodo and the Frog
  11. 10. Nature Loves a Nature-Lover
    Buzzy
  12. 11. [Part II: "Look here, mister! You've certainly got a nerve!"]
    The Dodo and the Frog
  13. 12. The King of the Boy Inventors!
    Tom Sparks Boy Inventor
  14. 13. ["Oh, Lenore! Your new hair-do is precious!"]
    Leave It to Binky
  15. 14. Invasion from Inner Space!
  16. 15. I Turned Back Time
  17. 16. ["Coby dear, be a good girl and do the dishes alone tonight, will you?"]
    Coby
  18. 17. ["How fast does radium lose its value?"]
    Quick Quiz
  19. 18. Milkman in Space
    Tommy Tomorrow
  20. 19. The Amazing Mr. Hercules!
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  21. 20. ["What about the will?"]
    Scientific Police Methods
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