Five-Score Comic Monthly #48

Published
April 1962
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 Untitled (Steve Wilson of Big Town Illustrated Press) Cover, 1 page

"Featuring Steve Wilson of Big Town Illustrated Press"

Featuring

Feature
Steve Wilson of Big Town Illustrated Press
Genre
Detective

Credits

Art
Hart Amos , line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Hart Amos , letterer

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First published in this issue
Based on
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #19 — Club of Condemned Men (page 8)
Show/hide 1. Club of Condemned Men (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

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First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #19 (January-February 1953)
Club of Condemned Men
Show/hide 2. Unknown Journey Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Lafcadio Lee (host); John R. (host); Greg Baker; Stan Winters

Credits

Writing
Richard Hughes, scripter [as Lafcadio Lee]
Art
John Rosenberger, line art [as John R.]
Text
Ed Hamilton, letterer
Editing
Richard Hughes, original editor [as Richard E. Hughes]

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First print
United States
Midnight Mystery (ACG, 1961 series) #5 (August 1961)
Unknown Journey!
Show/hide 3. The Double-Dealing Deceivers (Rodeo Rick) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rodeo Rick
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Ed Smalle, line art
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #46 (July-August 1954)
The Double-Dealing Deceivers!
Show/hide 4. Headquarters Underground (Mr. District Attorney) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr. District Attorney
Genre
Detective-mystery

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Howard Purcell, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

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First print
United States
Mr. District Attorney (DC, 1948 series) #34 (July-August 1953)
Headquarters Underground!
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Professor, I saw lots of lion tracks a mile north of here!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [attributed]

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First print
United States
Congo Bill (DC, 1954 series) #3 (December 1954-January 1955)
Untitled
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Lefty Looie) Comic story, 1 page

"This package came for you today, Looie!"

Featuring

Feature
Lefty Looie
Genre
Humour
Characters
Lefty Looie

Credits

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

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #292 (June 1961)
No title recorded
Show/hide 7. Witch Who Wouldn't Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy
Characters
Ben Talbot; Hazel; Miss Frobish

Credits

Writing
Richard Hughes , scripter
Art
Emil Gershwin, line art
Text
Ed Hamilton, letterer
Editing
Richard Hughes, original editor [credited as Richard E. Hughes]

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First print
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #101 (October 1958)
Witch Who Wouldn't!
Show/hide 8. Half Way to Peril (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #21 (May-June 1953)
Half Way to Peril
Show/hide 9. Top Secret! Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Marcus Crane; General Barkeley; Claudia; Metelus

Credits

Writing
Richard Hughes, scripter [as Bob Standish]
Art
John Forte, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Richard Hughes, original editor [as Richard E. Hughes]

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First print
United States
Forbidden Worlds (ACG, 1951 series) #89 (August 1960)
Top Secret!
Show/hide 10. The Amazing Crimes of Mr. X (Mr. District Attorney) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr. District Attorney
Genre
Detective-mystery

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Howard Purcell, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

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First print
United States
Mr. District Attorney (DC, 1948 series) #34 (July-August 1953)
The Amazing Crimes of Mr. X!
Show/hide 11. The Rodeo Ghost (Rodeo Rick) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rodeo Rick
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Tom Cooke, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor
 
Jack Schiff, original Assistant Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Art Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor

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First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #34 (July-August 1952)
The Rodeo Ghost!
Show/hide 12. The 25th Hour Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Characters
Phil Sutter; Charles Sutter

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ogden Whitney, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Richard Hughes, original editor [as Richard E. Hughes]

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First print
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #86 (July 1957)
The 25th Hour!
Show/hide 13. Million Pound Typewriter (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #21 (May-June 1953)
Million Dollar Typewriter!
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Typhoon Tyler) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Typhoon Tyler
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Richard Hughes , scripter
Art
Ogden Whitney, line art
Editing
Richard Hughes, editor

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Original
Operation: Peril (American Comics Group, 1950 series) #?

Synopsis

Pirates attempt to steal ancient Khmer treasures from Money Island.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1854

Entry created

  • 16/10/2004

Cover added

  • 03/08/2007

Index completed

  • 29/10/2005

Last updated

  • 18/09/2019