Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly #3

Published
August 1956
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
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Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"The All Favourites Comic. Hopalong Cassidy. Superboy. Green Arrow. Batman. Daniel Boone. Rex, the Wonder Dog"

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

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First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. The Revenge of Mr. Mxyzptlk! (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Al Schwartz , scripter [as Alvin Schwartz]
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman 103, February 1956
Show/hide 2. Track of the Phantom Cat (Rex, the Wonder Dog) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rex, the Wonder Dog
Genre
Animal

Credits

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

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Original
Rex, the Wonder Dog 27, May-June 1956
Show/hide 3. The Mystery Stage from Burro Bend (Hopalong Cassidy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy
Genre
Western-Frontier
Show/hide 4. The Cowboy Archers (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 222, March 1956
Show/hide 5. Dad Kent's Delusions (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
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Sikela, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy Adventure Book (Atlas Publishing, 1955 series) #1957-58 (1958)
Original
Superboy 48, April 1956
Show/hide 6. The Hunt for War Cloud (Daniel Boone) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daniel Boone
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Legends of Daniel Boone 4, March 1956
Show/hide 7. The Great Batman Contest (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #100 (June 1956)
The Great Batman Contest
Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #261 (March-April 1975)
The Great Batman Contest
 
Australia
Batman (KGM, 1976 series) #129 ([January 1976])
 
Australia
Batman (KGM, 1976 series) #129 ([January 1976])
The Great Batman Contest
Original
Batman 100, June 1956
Show/hide 8. The Man Who Read Robotman's Mind (Robotman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robotman
Genre
Superhero

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Original
Star-Spangled Comics ?
Show/hide 9. Lois Lane, Super-Genius (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

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Original
Superman 104, March 1956
Show/hide 10. Monkey Sees, Monkey Does (Detective Chimp) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Detective Chimp
Genre
Anthropomorphic-Funny Animals

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Rex, the Wonder Dog 16, July-August 1954
Show/hide 11. X Marks Tubby Watts (Johnny Quick and his Magic Formula) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick and his Magic Formula
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ralph Mayo, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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Original
Adventure Comics 192, September 1953
Show/hide 12. The Silliest Jobs in the World (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
Superhero

Credits

Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #46 (January 1956)
The Silliest Jobs in the World
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy Adventure Book (Atlas Publishing, 1955 series) #1957-58 (1958)
 
United Kingdom
Superboy Adventure Book (Atlas Publishing, 1955 series) #1957-58 (1958)
The Silliest Jobs in the World
Original
Superboy 46, January 1956
Show/hide 13. The 50th Century Bowmen (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 194, November 1953

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1391

Entry created

  • 20/04/2004

Cover added

  • 08/10/2017

Index completed

  • 20/04/2004

Last updated

  • 08/10/2017