([March 1959])

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.


The Invincible Challenger (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

The Menace of the Invincible Challenger (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Tomahawk's Air Force (Table of Contents)

Tomahawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Ray
Inks:
Fred Ray
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits); Jack Schiff (original edits); Murray Boltinoff (original edits); George Kashdan (original edits)

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

The Fantastic Forest (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 credited); Jack Schiff (actual origial edits)

Genre:
detective-mystery
Reprints:

["To be visible to the naked eye..."] (Table of Contents)

Solar System Sizes / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Facts about the tail of a comet and meteor crash in Siberia.

["Oh, Vic, it's so sweet of you to teach me to drive!"] (Table of Contents)

Varsity Vic / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humour

I was a Ghost for Hire (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Sy Barry?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits)

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

["Of the thousands of asteroids discovered to date..."] (Table of Contents)

What's the Difference Between... / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

Information on diameters of asteroids.

["Your sign of 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.

The Strangest Crew in the Universe (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited original editor); Jack Schiff (original managing editor); Mort Weisinger (original assistant editor); George Kashdan (original assistant editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

I was a Prisoner in a Human Zoo (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Leap Before You Look (Table of Contents)

Leave It To Binky / comic story / 3.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Reprints:

["When You Buy a 2/- Comic Insist on 100 Pages"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

This is a K. G. Murray advertisement for its 100 page comics, All Favourites Comic Annual (K. G. Murray, 1957 series); Five-Score Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1958 series); Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (K. G. Murray, 1957); The Hundred Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1956 series) and Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (K. G. Murray, 1956 series).

The Surprise Sheriff (Table of Contents)

Johnny Thunder / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:

The Riddle of the Statues (Table of Contents)

The Green Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Papp
Inks:
George Papp
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original edits); Jack Schiff (original managing editor); Mort Weisinger (original story editor); George Kashdan (original story editors)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Secret of the Skyscraper Spaceship (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Bernard Sachs
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original edits)

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

["I'd like to see an umbrella!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from ?

The Shrinking City (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher (original edits)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

John Jones' Super-Secret (Table of Contents)

John Jones, Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller ?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Manhunter helps a patrolman regain his confidence.
Reprints:

["Ow! My Tooth!"] (Table of Contents)

Shorty / filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from

Secret of the Space-Giant (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10.66 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome?; Otto Binder?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Letters:
?
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor); Julius Schwartz (actual original editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

["Be Sure to Buy Your Copy of the Great Superboy"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

K. G. Murray advertisement for its series, Superboy (K. G. Murray, 1950 series).

["Professor Eureka, I'm your new assistant!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Eureka / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • From ?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Invincible Challenger
    Challengers of the Unknown
  2. 1. The Menace of the Invincible Challenger
    Challengers of the Unknown
  3. 2. Tomahawk's Air Force
    Tomahawk
  4. 3. The Fantastic Forest
    Roy Raymond TV Detective
  5. 4. ["To be visible to the naked eye..."]
    Solar System Sizes
  6. 5. ["Oh, Vic, it's so sweet of you to teach me to drive!"]
    Varsity Vic
  7. 6. I was a Ghost for Hire
  8. 7. ["Of the thousands of asteroids discovered to date..."]
    What's the Difference Between...
  9. 8. ["Your sign of highest value in comics!"]
  10. 9. The Strangest Crew in the Universe
    Tommy Tomorrow
  11. 10. I was a Prisoner in a Human Zoo
  12. 11. Leap Before You Look
    Leave It To Binky
  13. 12. ["When You Buy a 2/- Comic Insist on 100 Pages"]
  14. 13. The Surprise Sheriff
    Johnny Thunder
  15. 14. The Riddle of the Statues
    The Green Arrow
  16. 15. Secret of the Skyscraper Spaceship
  17. 16. ["I'd like to see an umbrella!"]
    Shorty
  18. 17. The Shrinking City
    Wonder Woman
  19. 18. John Jones' Super-Secret
    John Jones, Manhunter from Mars
  20. 19. ["Ow! My Tooth!"]
    Shorty
  21. 20. Secret of the Space-Giant
  22. 21. ["Be Sure to Buy Your Copy of the Great Superboy"]
  23. 22. ["Professor Eureka, I'm your new assistant!"]
    Professor Eureka
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • James Zee
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