The Mighty Comic Annual #nn [1]

Published
1956?
Page count
148
Cover price
3'6
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Hart Amos ?

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

Some of these stories have grey tone shading, as found in early 1950 reprints. The book is non-paginated. (Several 1/2 page filler stories have not yet been indexed.)

Show/hide 1. The Man Who Hated Christmas (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages
Show/hide 2. Millionaire Island (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #53 ([June 1966?])
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #44 ([April 1967?])
Original
Detective Comics 202, December 1953
Show/hide 3. The Stunts of Superboy (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
John Sikela
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Color Comics, 1949 series) #8 ([September 1949?])
Original
Superboy 2, May-June 1949
Show/hide 4. The Gaol-Crazy Outlaw (Hopalong Cassidy) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy
Genre
Western

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Hopalong Cassidy (DC, 1954 series) #89 (May 1954)
The Jail-Crazy Outlaw
Printed in
Australia
Hopalong Cassidy (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #65 ([November 1954?])
The Gaol-Crazy Outlaw!
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #65 ([June 1968?])
The Jail Crazy Outlaw
Original
Hopalong Cassidy 89, May 1954
Show/hide 5. Superboy...John Doe (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
John Sikela
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Color Comics, 1949 series) #8 ([September 1949?])
Original
Superboy 2, May-June 1949
Show/hide 6. The Sleeping Beauties of Gotham City (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
David Vern Reed
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Pat Gordon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #84 (June 1954)
The Sleeping Beauties of Gotham City!
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #50 ([July 1954])
The Sleeping Beauties of Gotham City!
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #50 ([July 1954?])
The Sleeping Beauties of Gotham City
Original
Batman 84, June 1954
Show/hide 7. Superman's Super-Self (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Don Cameron?
Pencils
Ira Yarbrough
Inks
Stan Kaye?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
[Jack Schiff]

Reprint history

Based on
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #28 (May-June 1947)
Superman's Super-Self!
Printed in
Australia
Superman All Color Comics (KGM, 1947 series) #7 ([December 1947?])
Superman's Super-Self!
Original
World's Finest Comics 28, May-June 1947

Synopsis

Luthor animates a giant Superman statue to do battle with the Man of Steel.

Show/hide 8. The Second Robinson Crusoe (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Daly
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 143, Aug 1949
Show/hide 9. The Valley of the Giant Bees (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Pat Gordon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #40 ([August 1966])
Original
Batman 84, June 1954
Show/hide 10. Lois Lane, Globe-Trotter (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Don Cameron
Art
John Sikela
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #49 (November-December 1947)
Lois Lane, Globe-Trotter
Also printed
Australia
Superman All Color Comics (KGM, 1947 series) #7 ([December 1947?])
Lois Lane, Globe-Trotter!
 
Australia
Superman All Color Comics (KGM, 1947 series) #7 ([December 1947?])
Lois Lane, Globe-Trotter!
Original
Superman 49, November 1946-December 1947
Show/hide 11. The Submarine Superboy (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
John Sikela
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

Original
Superboy 4, September-October 1949
Show/hide 12. The Booby-Trap Trail (Hopalong Cassidy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy
Genre
Western

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Sy Barry
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Hopalong Cassidy (DC, 1954 series) #91 (July 1954)
The Booby-Trap Trail
Printed in
Australia
Hopalong Cassidy (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #65 ([November 1954?])
The Booby-Trap Trail!
Original
Hopalong Cassidy 91, July 1954
Show/hide 13. Autograph, Please (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Beezy) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Beezy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
?

Reprint history

Original
Crack Comics?

Notes

Some of these stories have grey tone shading, as found in early 1950 reprints. The book is non-paginated. (Several 1/2 page filler stories have not yet been indexed.)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1354

Entry created

  • 11/04/2004

Cover added

  • 11/04/2004

Index completed

  • 11/04/2004

Last updated

  • 31/03/2010