All Favourites, The 100-Page Comic #8

Published
July 1958
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

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Show/hide Cover The Outlaw Jimmy Olsen! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

"This lead screen shields me from the deadly Kryptonite! At the risk of my life, I offer the Evil Jimmy Olsen the chance to destroy me with it. I must know which one of you is an imposter!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #27 (March 1958)
The Outlaw Jimmy Olsen!
Show/hide 1. The Outlaw Jimmy Olsen (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #27 (March 1958)
The Outlaw Jimmy Olsen
Also printed
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #6 ([September 1971?])
The Outlaw Jimmy Olsen
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #2 (2008)
The Outlaw Jimmy Olsen
Show/hide 2. Two Little Paleface Indians (Davy Crockett) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. The Ape Man of Borneo (Congo Bill) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Ed Smalle, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, original Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #164 (January 1952)
The Ape Man of Borneo
Show/hide 4. Dark Journey Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 5. Kit Carson's Couriers (Kit Carson) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kit Carson
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Frontier Fighters (DC, 1955 series) #3 (January-February 1956)
Kit Carson's Couriers
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #75 ([November 1969?])
Kit Carson's Couriers

Notes

Story reduced from original 8 pages, with 4 pages reduced to half size.

Show/hide 6. Professor Eureka (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 7. The Million Pound Penny! Part I: The Secret Amazon Trials! (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Queen Hippolyta; Pallas-Athena; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Orana

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter [credited as Charles Moulton]
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Robert Kanigher, original editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #98 (May 1958)
The Million Dollar Penny! Part I: The Secret Amazon Trials!  (The Million-Dollar Penny)

Notes

Origin of the Silver Age Wonder Woman.

Show/hide 8. The Million Pound Penny, Part II: The Undersea Menace! (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Queen Hippolyta; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Steve Trevor (intro)

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter [credited as Charles Moulton]
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Robert Kanigher, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #98 (May 1958)
The Million Dollar Penny, Part II: The Undersea Menace!

Synopsis

Steve Trevor crashes his plane over Paradise Island and is rescued by Princess Diana.

Show/hide 9. The Million Pound Penny, Part III: The Impossible Bridge! (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Steve Trevor; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter [credited as Charles Moulton]
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Robert Kanigher, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #98 (May 1958)
The Million Dollar Penny, Part III: The Impossible Bridge!

Synopsis

Wonder Woman has to turn a penny into a million pounds in 24 hours.

Show/hide 10. The Bow That Couldn't Be Bent (Robin Hood Tales) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin Hood Tales
Genre
Period
Characters
Robin Hood

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
Russ Heath, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Robert Kanigher, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #15 (December 1957-January 1958)
The Bow That Couldn't Be Bent
Also printed
United States
DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #25 (December 1976-January 1977)
The Bow That Couldn't Be Bent
Show/hide 11. Mail Rider to the Stars Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Sid Greene, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #42 (February-March 1958)
Mail Rider to the Stars
Show/hide 12. The Atom Servant of Man Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 13. The Secrets of the Totem Pole Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Joe Maneely, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #10 (May-June 1958)
The Secrets of the Totem Pole
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #28 ([August 1967?])
The Secrets of the Totem Pole
Show/hide 14. The Man in the Martian Suit (Mr District Attorney) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr District Attorney
Genre
Detective

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mr. District Attorney (DC, 1948 series) #63 (May-June 1958)
The Man in the Martian Suit
Show/hide 15. The Magic Thunderstick (Buffalo Bill) Comic story, 8 pages

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos
  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 1798

Entry created

  • 26/09/2004

Cover added

  • 26/09/2004

Index completed

  • 18/03/2006

Last updated

  • 19/09/2019