Pocket Man v16#6

Published
March 1962
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Pocket size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Magazine series (includes comics)
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
J. Semler, Editor
 
Albert A. Murray, Cartoon Editor
 
Merton Jones, editor (Art Department)
 
John Minnett, editor (Promotion Manager)
Management
Ken G. Murray, Publisher
 
Fred T. Smith, Editor-in-Chief
 
Doug Spicer, Circulation Manager

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

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Art
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Show/hide 1. Untitled Illustration, 1 page

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Show/hide 2. Pocket Man Comic story, 1 page

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Show/hide 3. Visitor to Drayton Text story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

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Writing
Frank Roberts, author [credited]
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, typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled Illustration, 1 page

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Art
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Show/hide 5. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Would you mind if I diverted some of my husband's attention to our other guests?"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
George Kesner, line art [signed as Geo Kesner]
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, typeset
Show/hide 6. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
Doug Tainsh, line art [signed]
Show/hide 7. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"C.I.B.? A couple of your men came along to reconstruct the crime…but no one warned us first."

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Genre
Humour

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Art
, line art [signed as L]
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, typeset
Show/hide 8. Screwballistics Text article, 1 page

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Show/hide 9. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"I got a hunch this'll be a tough one to crack."

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Genre
Humour

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Art
, line art
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Show/hide 10. One Man against the Kenya Pack Text article, 4 pages

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Writing
Hugh Prior, author [credited]
Art
, line art (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 11. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Next time I'll invite you. I should never go on a double date alone!"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Art
Stanley Rayon, line art [signed as Rayon]
Text
, typeset

Reprint history

First print
United States
Romp (Marvel, 1960? series) September 1961 (September 1961)
Untitled
Compare
Stanley Rayon cartoon (1961)
Show/hide 12. Untitled Cartoon, 2 pages

"It's us!"

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Genre
Humour

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, line art
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Show/hide 13. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Even numbers to the left, odd numbers to the right…the rest can go to sleep."

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
, line art
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Show/hide 14. Death in Angel Bar Text story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

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Writing
T. Payne, author [credited]
Art
Yaroslav Horak, line art [signed as Horak] (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 15. No title recorded Comic story, 1 page

"Forgive my husband…he's an ardent horticulturist!"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
Ah Sin, line art [signed]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 16. You Can Dream, Can't You? Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
Jack O'Brien, line art [signed as O'Brien]
Text
Jack O'Brien , letterer
Show/hide 17. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"You'd better not go in there…he's got the automatic pilot on!"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
Dan DeCarlo, line art [signed as DSD]
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, typeset
Show/hide 18. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Please, Mr Bolchek, my cup runneth over!"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
Bill Wenzel, line art [signed as Wenzel]
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, typeset
Show/hide 19. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Mother wants to know what time I'll be home. How much money do you plan on spending?"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
Andrews, line art [signed]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 20. Hitler's Underwater Bank Text article, 5 pages

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Writing
Joe A. Gordon, author [credited]
Art
, line art (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 21. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Just hand this note to that sitting duck!"

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Genre
Humour

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, line art
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Show/hide 22. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Yes--but can you type?"

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Genre
Humour

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Art
, line art [signed as Reauply Kule ?]
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, typeset
Show/hide 23. Untitled [Watch Your Step] Cartoon, 1 page

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Genre
Humour

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, line art
Show/hide 24. All Kinds of Women Illustration, 4 pages

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Show/hide 25. Cabin in the Sky Text story, 6.3 pages

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Writing
M. Frank Harris, author [credited]
Art
, line art (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 26. Untitled [Stationery] Comic story, 0.7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humour

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Art
, line art
Show/hide 27. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Don't you dare look at her…remember your allergies!"

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Genre
Humour

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Art
, line art
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Show/hide 28. Untitled Illustration, 1 page

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Art
, photographer
Show/hide 29. Maid for a Mood Illustration, 3 pages

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Art
, photographer
Show/hide 30. The Night 7,000 Died Text article, 5 pages

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Writing
Jane Singer, author [credited]
 
Kurt Singer, author [credited]
Art
, line art (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 31. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Art
Bo Brown, line art [signed]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 32. Untitled Cartoon, 1 page

"Ouch!"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Art
Larry Barth, line art [signed as L Barth]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 33. The Valise (Kit Cary) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kit Cary
Genre
Adventure
Characters
Kit Cary; Storm; Doctor Aubrey Query

Credits

Writing
Paul Nash, scripter [signed]
Art
Eric Robertson, line art [signed]
Text
Eric Robertson , letterer

Synopsis

Kit and Storm follow Doctor Aubrey Query to the Austrian snowfields, where it is beleived Query will defect like his brother before him. As Query escapes across the mountain with a valise of his top secret work, he shoots at Storm and sets off an avalanche. Kit recovers the valise to find it contains a bomb set to explode. Much later they learn Query's plan was only revenge for his brother's death.

Show/hide 34. Cloud over Cantrell Text story, 5 pages

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Writing
Douglas Railton, author [credited]
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, line art (illustration)
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, typeset
Show/hide 35. Lead Awaits the Trail Boss Text story, 16 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

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Writing
Norman A. Fox, author [credited]
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Show/hide 36. Do It Yourself (Sampson's Enterprises Pty. Ltd.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Sampson's Enterprises Pty. Ltd.
Code
J6

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Show/hide 37. 50 Beautiful Girls 300 Lively Man's Gags (Gals and Gags Holiday Parade) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

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Feature
Gals and Gags Holiday Parade

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Art
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Reprint history

Promotes
Australia
Gals and Gags Holiday Parade (Adam Magazine Pty. Ltd., 1961? series)
Show/hide 38. Facts of Life Text article, 1 page

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Writing
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Show/hide 39. Untitled Illustration, 1 page

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Art
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Show/hide 40. Climb to the Top in Engineering (British Institute of Engineering Technology) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
British Institute of Engineering Technology
Code
PM-a-2

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Writing
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Art
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Notes

Several small advertisements have not been indexed. Their space is included in the page count of adjacent sequences.

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AusReprints ID

  • 104766

Entry created

  • 09/11/2022

Cover added

  • 09/11/2022

Last updated

  • 10/11/2022