Century Comic #91

Published
January 1964
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Dynamic Duo of Kandor! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

""Ha! So Flamebird is Jimmy Olsen and Nightwing is Superman! Now that I know your secret, I'll become King of Kandor!" "Nightbird, how can we fight this evil imposter when he has super-powers--and you have none?" Featuring "The Dynamic Duo of Kandor!" See "Flamebird" Olsen and "Nightwing" Superman battle a super-outlaw with their wits and utility belts!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Nightwing and Flamebird

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #69 (June 1963)
Show/hide 1. The Dynamic Duo of Kandor Part 2: The Super-Showdown On Kandor (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Nightwing and Flamebird

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #69 (June 1963)
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #47 ([July 1963])
 
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #140 (September 1971)
 (The Caped Crimefighers of Kandor - 80-Page Giant G-86)
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #8 ([April 1973?])

Synopsis

The Superman Revenge Squad tries to lure Superman and Jimmy Olsen into a deathtrap on Kandor by hypnotically causing Nor-Kann to become the disguised Thief of Kandor, stealing historical treasures of Krypton and defying Nightwing and Flamebird to capture him.

Show/hide 2. The Man with the Arson Eyes (Impossible--But True: Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Impossible--But True: Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #182 (April 1952)
Show/hide 3. The Creatures that Conquered Aquaman (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #135 (August 1963)
Show/hide 4. The Murder of Lana Lang (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #44 (October 1963)

Synopsis

Lois Lane and Lana Lang cook up a plot to help build support against Star City's death penalty by faking Lana's “murder” at Lois's hands. But, when Lana goes missing after the killing is staged, Lois finds herself really facing the gas chamber.

Show/hide 5. Magic of Catawan (Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd
Genre
Western-Frontier

Notes

Story appears to have Hopalong Cassidy naming added to it -- it is probably from Jimmy Wakely as many other Hopalong reprint stories.

Show/hide 6. Earth's Alien Traitor Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
George Roussos, line art
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #79 (October-November 1963)
Show/hide 7. The Gift of--Doom Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Art
George Roussos, line art
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #137 (September 1963)
The Gift of -- Doom
First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #175 (July-August 1968)
Printed in
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #68 ([December 1968?])
The Gift of--Doom

Synopsis

Roger Steele is given a diamond by an unnamed man and told it has a curse that may doom him. He is unable to throw it away without it returning but it is finally stolen and the thief is killed by it.

Show/hide 8. Hot Cargo to Nowhere Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #82 (September 1963)
Show/hide 9. Lord Shilling, Traitor (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor
 
Jack Schiff, original editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original editor
 
George Kashdan, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #52 (November 1957)
Lord Shilling, Traitor
Show/hide 10. The Secret Origin of Bouncing Boy (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Peter Puptent Explorer) Comic story, 1 page

"This jungle is very dense but somewhere beyond is a village. I hope we can find our way out of it."

Featuring

Feature
Peter Puptent Explorer
Genre
Humour

Reprint history

First print
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #178 (November 1962)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #69 ([May 1965?])
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #69 ([May 1965?])
Untitled

Notes

Begins: "This jungle is very dense but somewhere beyond is a village. I hope we can find our way out of it."


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1144

Entry created

  • 11/01/2004

Cover added

  • 15/09/2007

Index completed

  • 11/01/2004

Last updated

  • 13/09/2019