Century Plus Comic #60

Published
May 1961
Page count
116
Cover price
2'-
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Aquaman and Aqualad) Cover, 1 page

""No. No. Aquaman! You can't attack those weird creatures single handed!" "I must! The fate of Atlantis and the fate of the world is at stake!""

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Dick Dillin , penciller
 
Ramona Fradon , inker

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Printed in
Showcase 30, January-February 1961
Show/hide 1. The Creatures From Atlantis Part 2: Prisoner of Atlantis Part 3: The Battle of the Sea Creatures (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([February] 2007)
Original
Showcase 30, January-February 1961

Notes

Origin of Aquaman retold (from Adventure Comics 260, May 1959).

Show/hide 2. Bad Man's Law (Johnny Thunder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Thunder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker

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Original
All-Star Western 67, October-November 1952
Show/hide 3. Iroquois--The People of the Long House Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

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Original
All-Star Western 117, February-March 1961

Notes

Historical fact.

Show/hide 4. The Lost Magic Ring (Congo Bill and Janu the Jungle Boy) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill and Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman, line art

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Original
Adventure Comics 281, February 1961
Show/hide 5. Jimmy Olsen's 1,000th Scoop (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Robert Bernstein, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

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Original
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen 51, March 1961
Show/hide 6. The Crowning of Super-Chief (Super-Chief) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Super-Chief
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #90 ([August 1972?])
 
Australia
Bumper Western Album (Murray, 1978 series) #70 ([October 1977?])
Original
All-Star Western 117, February-March 1961
Printed in
Superman 245, December 1971-January 1972 (100-Page Super Spectacular DC-7)

Synopsis

Flying Stag, an Iroquois in pre-Columbian North America, becomes Super-Chief, Saganowahna, with powers granted by God to lead the Nations to peace.

Show/hide 7. Teacher from the Stars (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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Original
Batman 137, February 1961
Show/hide 8. The Dog-Nappers of Ridge Park (Rex the Wonder Dog) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Rex the Wonder Dog
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker

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Original
Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog 5, September-October 1952
Show/hide 9. The Bandit's Flight (Hopalong Cassidy) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy
Genre
Western

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Also printed
Australia
Hopalong Cassidy (Cleland, 1949 series) #60 ([1954?])
Show/hide 10. King of the Alien Invaders Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art

Notes

Science fiction story.

Show/hide 11. The Ten Feats of Elastic Lass (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane 23, February 1961

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 1141

Entry created

  • 11/01/2004

Cover added

  • 11/01/2004

Index completed

  • 11/01/2004

Last updated

  • 11/10/2007