The Hundred Comic Monthly #15

Published
December 1957
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/577947

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Show/hide Cover The Sightless Lois Lane (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Cover, 1 page

"Feature story… "The Sightless Lois Lane""

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Green Arrow

Credits

Art
Hart Amos ?

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First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. The Sightless Lois Lane (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whtiney Ellsworth (credited)
Mort Weisinger (actual)

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First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #10 (September-October 1957)
The Sightless Lois Lane
Show/hide 2. The Unknown Warrior (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. The Queen Arrow (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
France Herron
Art
George Papp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Jack Schiff (Managing Editor)
Mort Weisinger (story editor)
George Kashdan (story editor)

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #241 (October 1957)
The Queen Arrow
Show/hide 4. The Bewitched Costumes Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 5. The Two Faces of Mr. X Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Sy Barry
Editing
Jack Schiff

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Based on
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #5 (November-December 1956)
The Two Faces of Mr. X
Printed in
United States
DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #10 (January-February 1971)
The Two Faces of Mr. X
Show/hide 6. Professor Eureka (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I'm worried about the professor. He's been in his lab for a whole week now - day and night."

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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First print
Unknown
Show/hide 7. Leave it to Binky (Leave It To Binky) Comic story, 6.5 pages

"Hi, Allergy! Stand aside so your big brother can ascend!"

Featuring

Feature
Leave It To Binky
Genre
Teen

Credits

Art
?

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First print
Unknown  (Leave it to Binky (DC, 1948 series) #?)
Show/hide 8. Invitation to Dinner (Invitation to Dinner) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"In Europe, centuries ago, a host would issue an invitation to his neighbors for dinner by drumming up as much noise as he could..."

Featuring

Feature
Invitation to Dinner
Genre
Fact

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz?
Art
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Robert Kanigher (Actual)

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #55 (September-October 1952)
Invitation to Dinner

Synopsis

Information about customs in Europe, Shakespeare's time, and North American Indians.

Show/hide 9. Ambush at Arrow Hill (The Trigger Twins) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Trigger Twins
Genre
Western

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
Carmine Infantino
Editing
Julius Schwartz

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Based on
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #96 (August-September 1957)
Ambush at Arrow Hill
Printed in
United States
Johnny Thunder (DC, 1973 series) #2 (April-May 1973)
Ambush at Arrow Hill
Show/hide 10. The Seeing-Eye Humans! (Captain Comet) Comic story, 5.66 pages
Show/hide 11. Moolah the Mystic (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 0.33 pages

"Your wife is a good housekeeper, Moolah!"

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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First print
Unknown
Show/hide 12. Ghost Train (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 9.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
Harry G. Peter
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Robert Kanigher (actual editor)

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #55 (September-October 1952)
Ghost Train

Synopsis

Enemy agents use an elaborate scheme to sabotage America.

Show/hide 13. Hi! Kids! Century Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"Hi! Kids! Be sure to buy your copy of the great Century comics! --- On sale NOW!"

Details

Printed
1957
More...
Hi! Kids! Century

Notes

This is one of a number of similar advertisments featuring the range of KG Murray comics.

Show/hide 14. Million-Pound Magic Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Occult

Credits

Art
Bernard Baily
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #60 (March 1957)
Million-Dollar Magic
Also printed
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #201 (April 1972)
Million-Dollar Magic
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #2 (2007)
Million-Dollar Magic
From GCD
from House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #60 (March 1957)
 
from House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #60.
Show/hide 15. The Mechanical Bloodhound (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #247 (September 1957)
The Mechanical Bloodhound
Show/hide 16. The Naming of the Wyoming Kid (The Wyoming Kid) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Wyoming Kid
Genre
Western

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Howard Sherman
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

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First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #65 (September-October 1957)
The Naming of the Wyoming Kid
Show/hide 17. Little Pocahontas (Little Pocahontas) Comic story, 1 page

"We all know how these crops are grown!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pocahontas
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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First print
Unknown
Show/hide 18. The Fox and the Crow (The Fox and the Crow) Comic story, 6 pages

"How disgusting! How absolutely revolting! That crow's a slip-shod no-good loafer!"

Featuring

Feature
The Fox and the Crow
Genre
Funny animals

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 19. The Eternal Prisoner Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Sid Gerson
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Bernard Sachs (signed)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Julius Schwartz (actual editor)

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #42 (March 1954)
The Eternal Prisoner
Show/hide 20. Hy Wire (Hy Wire) Comic story, 0.33 pages

"I'll go over and see how the sideshow is doing!"

Featuring

Feature
Hy Wire
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #34 ([December 1962?])
Hy Wire
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #48 ([February 1969?])
Hy Wire

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1727

Entry created

  • 20/09/2004

Cover added

  • 20/09/2004

Index completed

  • 08/05/2011

Last updated

  • 08/05/2011