Five-Score Comic Monthly #68

Published
December 1963
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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Secret of Sgt. Witch Doctor (Tomahawk) Cover, 1 page

""The Secret of Sgt Witch Doctor!" "It's Sgt Witch Doctor! But even his magic can't get us out of this!""

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Bob Brown, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #87 (July-August 1963)
Show/hide 1. The Secrets of Sgt. Witch Doctor Part 2: The Death of Tomahawk (Tomahawk) Comic story, 18 pages
Show/hide 2. The Secrets of the Flying Bat-Cave (Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #317 (July 1963)

Synopsis

Batman builds a flying Bat-Cave to take to the Police Convention.

Show/hide 3. Clay Pigeon! (Johnny Law Headquarters Detective) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Law Headquarters Detective
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Frank Giacoia, penciller
 
Bob Lander, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #17 (September-October 1952)
Show/hide 4. Dead Man's Alley! (The Trigger Twins) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Trigger Twins
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #75 (February-March 1954)
Show/hide 5. Roy Raymond's Perfect Double! (Impossible-But True) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Impossible-But True
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #181 (March 1952)
Show/hide 6. Earth's Friendly Invader's! Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Wally Wood, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #154 (July 1963)
 
United States
From Beyond the Unknown (DC, 1969 series) #13 (October-November 1971)

Notes

The title includes the apostrophe in "Invader's".

Show/hide 7. The Whispering Doom! (Johnny Law Headquarters Detective) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Law Headquarters Detective
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Irwin Hasen, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #18 (November-December 1952)
Show/hide 8. Hidden Guns (Johnny Thunder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Thunder
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Alex Toth, penciller
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
All-American Western (DC, 1948 series) #105 (January 1949)
Show/hide 9. The Immortality Seekers! Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Sid Greene, line art
Text
Sid Greene, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #157 (October 1963)

Notes

Writer, Penciller and Inker credits listed in Strange Adventures 161. // Letterer: Info by Bob Bailey, 2005-03-19 (Per Sandell ed.)

Show/hide 10. Reporter for a Day! (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #17 (September-October 1952)
Also printed
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #45 (May-June 1957)
 
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #59 ([March 1963?])
Show/hide 11. Smallville's War against Superbaby! (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer [as Milton Snapinn]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #311 (August 1963)
Show/hide 12. Moolah the Mystic (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Les Topolski
  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1862

Entry created

  • 16/10/2004

Cover added

  • 23/08/2015

Index completed

  • 07/07/2010

Last updated

  • 23/08/2015