Mighty Comic #25

Published
September 1961
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
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/578076

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Doom of the Star Diamond! (Justice League) Cover, 1 page

""There's only one way to free the Justice League members imprisoned inside that diamond—split it in two with this diamond tipped arrow!" Green Arrow joins the Justice League in "Doom of the Diamonds""

Featuring

Feature
Justice League
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #4 (April-May 1961)
Doom of the Star Diamond!
Show/hide 1. Doom of the Star Diamond! (Justice League) Comic story, 26 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #4 (April-May 1961)
Doom of the Star Diamond
Also printed
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #67 (November-December 1968)
Doom of the Star Diamond  (80 Page Giant G53)
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #186 ([April 1975?])
Doom of the Star Diamond
 
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #1 (1992)
Doom of the Star Diamond!
 
United States
World's Best Comics: Silver Age Sampler (DC, 2004 series) (2004)
Doom of the Star Diamond!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
Doom of the Star Diamond
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Doom Of The Star Diamond

Synopsis

Carthan, banished from his homeworld Dryanna to Earth by his ruler Xandor, attempts to contact the Justice League for help but cannot do so directly. He activates three machines of destruction that hold him to Earth and takes Green Arrow hostage, hoping that the Justice League can deactivate the machines and free him.

Notes

Green Arrow joins the Justice League.

Show/hide 2. Moolah the Mystic Comic story, 1 page

"New! Giant 32 inch TV"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 3. The Giants of Cloud Mountain (Strong Bow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Strong Bow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter
Art
Frank Giacoia, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #65 (June-July 1952)
The Giants of Cloud Mountain
Show/hide 4. The Impossible Day (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Tot; Wonder Girl

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Editing
Robert Kanigher, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #124 (August 1961)
The Impossible Day- Part 1
Also printed
Australia
Wonder Woman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #2 ([January 1977?])
The Impossible Day

Notes

This is the first of Wonder Woman's "Impossible Tales", in which Wonder Woman and Queen Hippolyte team up with Wonder Tot (the infant Wonder Woman) and Wonder Girl (the teenaged Wonder Woman) by splicing movie film together to create a story in which all three age-versions of Wonder Woman exist side-by-side.

Show/hide 5. The Cosmic Idiots Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. The Beast from the Labyrinth (Tomahawk) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Ed Herron]
Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #74 (May-June 1961)
The Beast from the Labyrinth

Synopsis

An Indian medicine man discovers a dinosaur frozen in a cavern and frees it, then invents a legend to go with it that will convince his tribe to reject Tomahawk's overtures of peace.

Show/hide 7. Strange Spells of the Sorcerer (Hawkman and Hawkgirl) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 8. The Beast from the Runaway World (Adam Strange) Comic story, 9 pages

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos
  • Guy Budziak

AusReprints ID

  • 1184

Entry created

  • 15/01/2004

Cover added

  • 11/03/2018

Index completed

  • 10/05/2015

Last updated

  • 11/03/2018