Century Comic #105

Published
March 1965
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

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Show/hide Cover Castle With Wall-To-Wall Danger! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

"A "new look" Batman and Robin thriller…"

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #329 (July 1964)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Castle With Wall-To-Wall Danger (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Albert Maunch; VILLAIN: Vincent Maunch [Frank Pragnel]

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #329 (July 1964)
Castle with Wall-to-Wall Danger!
Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #235 (September 1971)
Castle with Wall-to-Wall Danger!
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #88 ([August 1972?])
Castle with Wall-to-Wall Danger!
 
United States
Limited Collectors' Edition (DC, 1972 series) #C-44 (June-July 1976)
Castle with Wall-to-Wall Danger!
 
United States
Batman: The Dynamic Duo Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 ([February] 2003)
Castle with Wall-to-Wall Danger!

Synopsis

Batman and Robin travel to England to capture a criminal.

Show/hide 2. Destination--Earth Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Bon voyage!"

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Irwin Hasen, scripter
Art
Irwin Hasen, line art
Text
Irwin Hasen, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #2 (June-July 1951)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #105 ([March 1965?])
Show/hide 3. The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Herko; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Dr. Elder

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Text
Vivian Berg, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #54 (January 1965)
The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane!
Also printed
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #10 ([June 1973?])
The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane
 
Australia
Lois Lane Comic (KGM, 1975 series) #124 ([March 1978?])
The Monster Who Loved Lois Lane

Synopsis

A science experiment gone wrong releases a creature from another dimension that is infatuated with Lois and jealously fights Superman.

Show/hide 4. Mr Mortem Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure
Characters
Vera; Drew Wilson; Conrad Wilson; Mr. Mortem; Biff Saunders

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Leonard Starr, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #20 (November 1953)
Mr. Mortem!
Also printed
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #197 (December 1971)
Mr. Mortem!
 
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales (Colour Comics, 1972 series) #3 ([October 1972?])
Mr. Mortem
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #2 (2007)
Mr. Mortem!

Synopsis

When Drew Wilson sees a strange man at his uncle's funeral, and again at the death of a boxer he realizes that Death itself has been stalking him.

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
, original editor
Show/hide 6. Atlanteans for Sale (Aquaman and Aqualad) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman and Aqualad
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman; Aqualad; Mera; Zoraster; Choggar; Professor Xeron; Nikkor; Taggert (villain); Kreon

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Aquaman (DC, 1962 series) #19 (January-February 1965)
Atlanteans for Sale
Show/hide 7. The Man Who Hated His Powers Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #148 (January 1965)
The Man Who Hated His Powers

Synopsis

Dirk Reynolds begins to glow with an unquenchable light that will serve as a beacon to guide an alien invasion fleet to Earth.

Show/hide 8. The Unbeatable Jimmy Olsen (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen [as "Muscles" Olsen]; Superman; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Perry White; Professor Potter

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
George Papp, penciller
 
Curt Swan, penciller (page 3, panel 4 only)
 
George Papp, inker
 
George Klein, inker (page 3, panel 4 only)
Text
Vivian Berg, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #82 (January 1965)
The Unbeatable Jimmy Olsen

Synopsis

Professor Potter's super-serum makes Jimmy stronger than Superman - but nobody else!

Notes

Page 3 panel 4 is a reproduction of the original US cover of Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen #82.

Show/hide 9. The Blind Bowman (Robin Hood) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin Hood
Genre
Adventure
Characters
Robin Hood; Prince John; Brother Tuck; Will Scarlet

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Robert Kanigher, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #5 (April-May 1956)
The Blind Bowman!
Also printed
Australia
The Brave and the Bold (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #5 ([June 1956])
The Blind Bowman!

Synopsis

Prince John has captured Robin's men, but promise to free them if Robin wins three events - hunting, jousting and archery.


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AusReprints ID

  • 1150

Entry created

  • 11/01/2004

Cover added

  • 11/01/2004

Last updated

  • 14/09/2019