Century Plus Comic #49

Published
June 1960
Page count
116
Cover price
2/-
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

""Lois--You're wearing a Batwoman costume! Does that mean you love Batman and intend ot marry him?" "You're so right, Superman! Did you think I'd spend the rest of my life waiting for you to propose?" Featuring "Lois Lane's Secret Romance!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker

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Printed in
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane 14, January 1960

Notes

Stories include Knights of the Galaxy, Gongorilla, Johnny Thunder, Captain Comet, Superboy, Rex the Wonder Dog, Aquaman, Hopalong Cassidy, and Lois Lane.

Show/hide 1. Lois Lane's Secret Romance (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages
Show/hide 2. The Long Long Trail--to Jail (Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd
Genre
Western

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Original
Hopalong Cassidy ?
Show/hide 3. Dexter (Dexter) Comic story, 1 page

"Gosh, Uncle Dexter, I'm going to cousin Herby's all by myself, on a train!"

Featuring

Feature
Dexter
Genre
Gags

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

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First print
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #143 (December 1959)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Superman Super Library (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #37 ([June 1967])
Untitled
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #27 ([July 1967?])
Dexter

Notes

Begins: "Gosh, Uncle Dexter, I'm going to cousin Herby's all by myself, on a train!"

Show/hide 4. I Led the Sinister Safari Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure (action)

Credits

Art
George Roussos, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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Original
My Greatest Adventure 40, February 1960
Show/hide 5. The Case of the Counterfeit Cigarettes Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. The Adventures of Aquaboy (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Robert Bernstein , scripter
Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

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Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #57 ([January 1970?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([February] 2007)
Original
Adventure Comics 268, January 1960
Show/hide 7. From Blueprint to Battlefields Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Notes

Feature on Leonardo Da Vinci's inventions, and their modern counterparts.

Show/hide 8. Rex's Amazing Treasure Hunt (The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Original
The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog 34, July-August 1957
Show/hide 9. How Krypto Made History (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

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Original
Superboy 75, September 1959
Show/hide 10. The World of Flying Men (Captain Comet) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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Original
Strange Adventures 18, March 1952
Show/hide 11. A Bullet for Johnny Thunder (Johnny Thunder) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Thunder
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Mort Drucker, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Original
All-Star Western 80, December 1954-January 1955
Show/hide 12. Congorilla Goes to War (Congorilla) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congorilla
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

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Original
Action Comics 258, November 1959
Show/hide 13. Dues and Don'ts (The Three Mouseketeers) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Three Mouseketeers
Genre
Funny animals

Credits

Writing
Sheldon Mayer , scripter
Art
Rube Grossman , penciller

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Original
The Three Mouseketeers ?
Show/hide 14. The Man with 100 Wigs Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 15. Ollie (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

"this is my first job working in a home, Mr. Ollie!"

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Gags

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "this is my first job working in a home, Mr. Ollie!"

Show/hide 16. Lives of a Rocket Lancer (Knights of the Galaxy Starring Lyle--Space Commando) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Knights of the Galaxy Starring Lyle--Space Commando
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter [as Dion Anthony]

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Original
Mystery in Space ?
Show/hide 17. Winged Fury Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western, Fantasy
Characters
Jess Sutton

Notes

Stories include Knights of the Galaxy, Gongorilla, Johnny Thunder, Captain Comet, Superboy, Rex the Wonder Dog, Aquaman, Hopalong Cassidy, and Lois Lane.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1349

Entry created

  • 31/03/2004

Cover added

  • 31/03/2004

Index completed

  • 17/10/2004

Last updated

  • 30/07/2009