Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly #29

Published
September 1967
Page count
84
Cover price
20 cents
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 The Wrath of the Thunderbird (Batman and Green Arrow) Cover, 1 page

""The Wrath of the Thunderbird!""

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Chuck Cuidera, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #71 (April-May 1967)
Show/hide 1. The Wrath of the Thunderbird (The Brave and the Bold presents Batman and the Green Arrow) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Brave and the Bold presents Batman and the Green Arrow
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #71 (April-May 1967)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
 
United States
Showcase Presents The Brave and the Bold Batman Team-Ups (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
Show/hide 2. Pore Identification Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Thanks to the science of identification by means of skin pores (poroscopy), it is not necessary to have a complete fingerprint to identify a criminal suspect."

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Writing
Julius Schwartz, scripter
Art
Morris Waldinger, penciller
 
Tom Nicolosi, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #170 (March 1965)

Synopsis

Science information on skin pores and poroscopy.

Notes

Begins: "Thanks to the science of identification by means of skin pores (poroscopy), it is not necessary to have a complete fingerprint to identify a criminal suspect."

Show/hide 3. What's the Difference Between-- (What's the Difference Between--) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
What's the Difference Between--
Genre
Fact

Synopsis

Information on the meaning of rotation and revolution

Notes

Begins "Rotation... The Earth's rotation makes day and night."

Show/hide 4. Scientific Crime Detectives (Scientific Crime Detectives) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"In actual practice, there are two types of 'scientific crime detectives.'"

Featuring

Feature
Scientific Crime Detectives
Genre
Fact

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #332 (October 1964)

Synopsis

Information on field investigators and laboratory analysts.

Notes

Begins: "In actual practice, there are two types of 'scientific crime detectives.'"

Show/hide 5. The Day Magic Exposed Flash's Secret Identity (The Flash) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #163 (August 1966)
Show/hide 6. The Devil's Own (Tim Holt) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tim Holt
Genre
Western

Credits

Art
Frank Bolle, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tim Holt (Magazine Enterprises, 1948 series) #22 (March 1951)
Also printed
United States
Best of the West (AC, 1998 series) #48 (2005)
Show/hide 7. The Talking Toys of Lost valley Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 8. Superboy for a Day (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #8 (October 1955)
Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #10 ([January 1956])
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
Show/hide 9. The Devil Men of Pluto (J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Joe Certa, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #159 (June 1966)
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #17 ([September 1966?])
Show/hide 10. The Human Phantom Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 11. The Horse that Hunted Hoods (The Elongated Man) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Elongated Man
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Sid Greene, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #362 (April 1967)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1712

Entry created

  • 19/09/2004

Cover added

  • 28/08/2005

Index completed

  • 21/06/2009

Last updated

  • 21/06/2009