Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly #19

Published
December 1957
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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Secret of the Golden Crocodile! (The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog) Cover, 1 page

"Featuring "The Secret of the Golden Crocodile!""

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog
Genre
Superhero

Notes

Cover does not appear to be based on a cover from the original DC series.

Show/hide 1. The Secret of the Golden Crocodile (The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, 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
Printed in
Tarzan 233, October-November 1974
Show/hide 2. Stardust (Buzzy) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 3. Open The Door, Earthman Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Original
Mystery in Space 34, October-November 1956
Show/hide 4. The Chief with 1,000 Faces (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western; period

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original editor [attributed]
 
Murray Boltinoff, original editor [attributed]
 
George Kashdan, original editor [attributed]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #46 (February 1957)
The Chief with 1,000 Faces
Show/hide 5. Disaster Strikes Twice (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman 116, September 1957
Show/hide 6. Three Dives to Doom (Congo Bill) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art

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Original
Action Comics 232, September 1957
Show/hide 7. Who Is Mr Ashtar? Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jack Kirby, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

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First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #17 (September 1957)
Who Is Mr. Ashtar?

Synopsis

A hotel detective helps a man from the future get a picture of blueprints of a weapon necessary to repel a Martian invasion in 2957.

Show/hide 8. The Human Fishbowl Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #27 (August-September 1955)
The Human Fishbowl
Also printed
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #236 (May-June 1972)
The Human Fishbowl
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #85 ([February 1974?])
The Human Fishbowl!
 
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #85 ([February 1974?])
The Human Fishbowl!
Original
Mystery in Space 27, August-September 1955

Notes

Science fiction story.

Show/hide 9. The Alphabet Book of the Sea (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 240, September 1957
Show/hide 10. Mystery of the Black Bandanna Bandit (Rodeo Rick) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rodeo Rick
Genre
Western
Characters
Rodeo Rick

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Frank Giacoia, line art
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #65 (September-October 1957)
Mystery of the Black Bandanna Bandit
Show/hide 11. Riddle of the Walking Robots (Darwin Jones) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Darwin Jones
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker

Reprint history

Original
Strange Adventures 84, September 1957

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  • 30/05/2004

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  • 23/02/2014

Last updated

  • 16/09/2019