Five-Score Plus Comic Monthly #34

Published
February 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

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Show/hide Cover I Unleashed the Light-Ray Creature! Cover, 1 page

"Great Scott! Some strange destructive monster is on the loose--and its my fault!"

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
Colours
Jack Adler , colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

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First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #45 (July 1960)
I Unleashed the Light-Ray Creature!
Show/hide 1. I Unleashed the Light-Ray Creature! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

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First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #45 (July 1960)
I Unleashed the Light-Ray Creature!

Synopsis

An attempt to communicate with the planet Venus results in the creation of destructive creatures who consume light rays.

Show/hide 2. We Fought Earth's Last Dragon Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

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First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #49 (November 1960)
We Fought Earth's Last Dragon
Show/hide 3. The Seeing-Eye Man Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
George Roussos, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #104 (November 1960)
The Seeing-Eye Man
Show/hide 4. We Were Prisoners of the Sundial Doom Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

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First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #46 (August 1960)
We Were Prisoners of the Sundial of Doom
Show/hide 5. The Fantastic Flower Creatures (Mark Merlin) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mark Merlin
Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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First print
Unknown
Show/hide 6. The Master of the Stars Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jay McArdle, line art [as Jim McArdle]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #43 (October 1955)
The Master of the Stars

Synopsis

An efficency expert changes the way businesses do business to save them money, and to make them easier to rob, then dresses as a phoney fortune-teller, Centauri, to guide robbers.

Notes

This story is followed by a single page ad: Adventurers Club

Show/hide 7. The Richest Man on 9 Planets Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Bob Oksner, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Original
Mystery In Space 12, February-March 1953
Show/hide 8. Interplanetary Enemy Number One Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
John Giunta, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Original
Mystery In Space 10, October-November 1952
Show/hide 9. Express Train to the Stars Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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Original
Tales of the Unexpected 53, September 1960
Show/hide 10. The Chameleon of Space Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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Original
Tales of the Unexpected 52, August 1960

Notes

This story is followed by a full page ad: The Mystery Book Guild.

Show/hide 11. Quest of the Star-Flowers Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Original
Mystery In Space 63, November 1960
Show/hide 12. The Anti-Matter Man Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Bill Ely, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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Original
House of Secrets 38, November 1960
Show/hide 13. The Mystery of Caveman Island Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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Original
House of Secrets 38, November 1960
Show/hide 14. The Planet of 1,000 Treasures Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Original
Tales of the Unexpected 55, November 1960

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1839

Entry created

  • 14/10/2004

Cover added

  • 18/04/2020

Index completed

  • 02/09/2005

Last updated

  • 18/04/2020