(18th January 1969)

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Price:
0/8 [0-0-8 GBP]
Pages:
20
On-sale date:
1969-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
?
Format:
Colour

Issue Notes

This first issue came with a free gift - A cardboard model of Mac's Jet Car from the Joe 90 TV series.


Collision Disaster (Table of Contents)

Joe 90 / cover / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Fennell ?
Pencils:
Frank Bellamy (page 1); Keith Watson (pages 2-4)
Inks:
Frank Bellamy (page 1); Keith Watson (pages 2-4)
Colors:
Frank Bellamy (page 1)
Letters:
?

Genre:
Spy; Science Fiction
Characters:
Joe MacClain; Professor Ian MacClain; Sam Loover

Indexer Notes

Four page story. Page one (on the front cover) is illustrated by Frank Bellamy and is in colour, while the remaining three pages are in black and white and are by Keith Watson.

No. 1 Early Days (Table of Contents)

The Story Of Space Travel Told In Stamps / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text feature illustrating the development of space travel as portrayed by postage stamps from different countries. First of an eighteen part series.

["Five Games... Five Miserable Defeats!"] (Table of Contents)

Ninepence + Tenpence = Sport / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sport
Characters:
Ninepence [Neenopensa]; Tenpence [Tenopensa]; Max Baldwin; Josh Baldwin; The Football team of Paxendale United

Mac's Jet Car (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Instructions on how to assemble the cardboard model of Mac's Jet Car given away free with this issue.

["Captain's log. Star Date 24.09.45. Proceeding on star mapping mission. All has been quiet for five months..."] (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Angus Allan
Pencils:
Harry Lindfield
Inks:
Harry Lindfield
Colors:
Harry Lindfield
Letters:
?

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
Capt. James T. Kirk; Mr. Spock; Lt Sulu; Lt. Uhura; Lt. Bailey; Jackson

Indexer Notes

Captain Kirk is lettered as Captain KURT throughout this strip.

The character of Lt. Dave Bailey appeared in just one episode of the TV series, 'The Corbomite Maneuver'.

"I Believe You Know Radbone, U.S. Secretary" (Table of Contents)

The Champions / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Spy; Science Fiction
Characters:
Sharron MaCready; Craig Sterling; Richard Barrett; Tremayne; Radbone; Kalenkov; Cantor

["Come In London..."] (Table of Contents)

Land Of The Giants / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
Capt. Steve Burton; Dan Erickson; Mark Wilson; Valerie Scott; Betty Hamilton; Alexander Fitzhugh; Barry Lockridge; Chipper; A Giant Boy

Indexer Notes

This first episode of the 'Land Of The Giants' comic strip is partially based on the pilot episode of the TV show, "The Crash". The TV episode was written by Irwin Allen (story) and Anthony Wilson (script).

Captured... Next Week's Land Of The Giants (Table of Contents)

Land Of The Giants / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
A Giant (Don Watters); Valerie Scott (Deanna Lund)

Indexer Notes

Promo for the second issue of Joe 90: Top Secret, utilising a still from the Land Of The Giants episode "The Crash" featuring Deanna Lund as Valerie and Don Watters as the Giant.

No. 1 Lotus-Ford (Table of Contents)

Top Ten Racing Cars / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Photo feature on the Lotus-Ford racing car.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Collision Disaster
    Joe 90
  2. 1. No. 1 Early Days
    The Story Of Space Travel Told In Stamps
  3. 2. ["Five Games... Five Miserable Defeats!"]
    Ninepence + Tenpence = Sport
  4. 3. Mac's Jet Car
  5. 4. ["Captain's log. Star Date 24.09.45. Proceeding on star mapping mission. All has been quiet for five months..."]
    Star Trek
  6. 5. "I Believe You Know Radbone, U.S. Secretary"
    The Champions
  7. 6. ["Come In London..."]
    Land Of The Giants
  8. 7. Captured... Next Week's Land Of The Giants
    Land Of The Giants
  9. 8. No. 1 Lotus-Ford
    Top Ten Racing Cars
This issue was most recently modified by:
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