Century Plus Comic #63

Published
August 1961
Page count
116
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 No title recorded (Johnny Thunder) Cover, 1 page

"Now 116 pages"

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Thunder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
All-Star Western 117, February-March 1961
Show/hide 1. Six-Gun Showdown with Madame .44 (Johnny Thunder) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Thunder
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker

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Also printed
Australia
Two Guns for Johnny Thunder (Murray, 1982?) ([1982?])
Original
All-Star Western 117, February-March 1961
Show/hide 2. The Three Lives of Lois Lane (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
John Forte, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane 25, May 1961

Notes

This story is followed by a full page "Adv enturers Club" advertisement.

Show/hide 3. Captain Baboon's Space-War Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

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

Reprint history

Printed in
From Beyond the Unknown 15, February-March 1972
Original
Mystery in Space 68, June 1961
Show/hide 4. The Sky People (Super-Chief) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Super-Chief
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Original
All-Star Western 119, June-July 1961
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Pop) Comic story, 1 page

"Say, Pop, I can use some new clothes!"

Featuring

Feature
Pop
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "Say, Pop, I can use some new clothes!"

Show/hide 6. Death Walks the High Wire (Detective Chimp) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Detective Chimp
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Irwin Hasen, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog 8, March-April 1953
Show/hide 7. The Aqua-Thief of the Seven Seas (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #25 ([November 1972?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([February] 2007)
Printed in
DC 100-Page Super Spectacular DC-8, January 1972
Original
Adventure Comics 276, September 1960
Show/hide 8. The Seven Arrows of Chief Black Cloud (Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Law-Man) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Law-Man
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Julius Schwartz, Assistant Editor

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Original
Western Comics 46, July-August 1954
Show/hide 9. Congorilla, Outlaw (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 251, April 1959

Notes

This story is followed by a full page Dobie Gillis advertisement.

Show/hide 10. The Blue Bowman (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, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
George Kashdan, editor

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Original
Batman 139, April 1961
Show/hide 11. This Town is Haunted (The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog
Genre
Animal

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
Show/hide 12. World Out of Time (The Atomic Knights) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atomic Knights
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Printed in
Strange Adventures 221, November-December 1969
Original
Strange Adventures 129, June 1961
Show/hide 13. The Crime of the Century (Mr. District Attorney) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr. District Attorney
Genre
Crime

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Mr. District Attorney 26, March-April 1952
Show/hide 14. Captain Comet vs. Miss Universe (Captain Comet) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Strange Adventures 26, November 1952

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1662

Entry created

  • 10/09/2004

Cover added

  • 23/06/2018

Index completed

  • 19/04/2006

Last updated

  • 23/06/2018