Action Comic #[nn]
([1965 ?])

Trans-Tasman Magazines, 1965? Series
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Price
2/- [0-2-0 NZP]
Pages
84
On-sale date
1965 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Trans-Tasman Magazines
Editing
?
Color
Black and white
Dimensions
185mm x 265mm
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

This cover is loosely based on scenes from the story "Trapped in Space".

The Trapping of Robin Hood (Table of Contents: 1)

Robin Hood / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
historical
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pages 8 and 9 of this story appear to have been expanded from a single page. The original story is probably 10 pages or 10 1/2 pages.

The Sleeping Giants (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
7655
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Strange Rocket! (Table of Contents: 3)

A Story to Stagger Your Imagination / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
7828 (?)
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Blue Bolt the American / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tom Gill
Inks
Tom Gill
Letters
?
Editing
Robert D. Wheeler (original editor); Jane Spaulding Nye (original managing editor); Mel Cummin (original art director); Peggy Ann Crowley (original associate editor); Helen Doig Schmid (original editorial assistant)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A wild goose chase changes into a rousing adventure...
Genre
adventure
Reprints

The Bomb That Bounced Back (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?
Editing
Leon Harvey (original editor)

Genre
war
Reprints

Trapped in Space (Table of Contents: 6)

A Staggering Journey into an Unknown World / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Mike Sekowsky
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
8210
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original story has speech on the last page that reads, "I'm going to show it to the editor of 'Unknown Worlds'! I bet he can use it!" This reprint changes the text to "I'm going to show it to an author that I know! I bet he can use it!"

The Boy from Back East! (Table of Contents: 7)

Straight Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Fred Meagher
Inks
Fred Meagher
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Black Gun Gang! (Table of Contents: 8)

Bob Allen Frontier Marshal / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Anderson
Inks
Harry Anderson ?
Letters
?
Editing
Everett M. Arnold (original general manager); Alfred Grenet (original editor); Richard Arnold (original associate editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

A Vision Saved Two Ships (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Nostrand
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Letters
?
Editing
Leon Harvey (original editor)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The Killers on the Cliffs! (Table of Contents: 10)

Red Hawk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Inks
Bob Powell [as Powell]
Letters
?
Editing
Raymond C. Krank (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Black Knight of Castle Fury (Table of Contents: 11)

Robin Hood / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

Genre
historical
Reprints

The Peril of the Pioneers! (Table of Contents: 12)

Straight Arrow / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Fred Meagher
Inks
Fred Meagher
Letters
?
Editing
Raymond C. Krank (original editor)

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
Keywords
native americans
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Trapping of Robin Hood
    Robin Hood
  3. 2. The Sleeping Giants
  4. 3. The Strange Rocket!
    A Story to Stagger Your Imagination
  5. 4. ["A wild goose chase changes into a rousing adventure..."]
    Blue Bolt the American
  6. 5. The Bomb That Bounced Back
  7. 6. Trapped in Space
    A Staggering Journey into an Unknown World
  8. 7. The Boy from Back East!
    Straight Arrow
  9. 8. The Black Gun Gang!
    Bob Allen Frontier Marshal
  10. 9. A Vision Saved Two Ships
  11. 10. The Killers on the Cliffs!
    Red Hawk
  12. 11. The Black Knight of Castle Fury
    Robin Hood
  13. 12. The Peril of the Pioneers!
    Straight Arrow
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