Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly #16

Published
September 1957
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 Secret of the Stone Panther! (The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog
Genre
Animal

Reprint history

Based on
The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog (DC, 1952 series) #32 — Secret of the Stone Panther (page 1)
Show/hide 1. Secret of the Stone Panther! (The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Rex The Wonder Dog
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Gil Kane, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Also printed
United States
The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog (DC, 1952 series) #32 (March-April 1957)

Synopsis

In the southwest Rex and Danny find trouble when an ancient legend springs to life. Rex quote: "...evil humans!..."

Show/hide 2. Jungle Joe, King of the Wilds (Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [as Whit Ellsworth]

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Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #226 (March 1957)
Show/hide 3. The Balloon Creatures Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Art
Bernard Baily, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #55 (October 1956)
Show/hide 4. The Return of Detective Chimp (Detective Chimp) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Detective Chimp

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog (DC, 1952 series) #6 (November-December 1952)
Also printed
United States
Tarzan (DC, 1972 series) #231 (June-July 1974)

Synopsis

Bobo finds the missing will of Carlton Meade and solves the murder

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Mysterious Princess) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"The London Times carried an odd tale in 1817 about a mysterious lady called the Princess of Caraboo!"

Featuring

Feature
Mysterious Princess
Genre
Non-Fiction
Show/hide 6. The Strange Capture of Rawhide Raney (Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Gene Colan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Also printed
United States
Hopalong Cassidy (DC, 1954 series) #113 (May 1956)
Show/hide 7. Clark Kent, Vandal (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Jerry Coleman, scripter
Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, editor [attributed] (actual)

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Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #56 (April 1957)
Show/hide 8. Interplanetary Trouble-Shooter Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Sid Greene, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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Also printed
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #34 (October-November 1956)
Show/hide 9. Aquaman, Microbe Hunter (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #200 (May 1954)
Show/hide 10. Buck Skinner Comic story, 0.5 pages

"This horse Luke sold me doesn't seem to notice anything in front of him!"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Show/hide 11. Calling all Cats (Blabber Mouse) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blabber Mouse
Genre
Anthropomorphic-Funny Animals

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Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #6 ([November 1956?])
Show/hide 12. The Phantom Duel Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 13. Little Allergy (Teen Flips) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Teen Flips
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Martin Naydel, scripter
Art
Martin Naydel, line art

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First print
United States
Leave it to Binky (DC, 1948 series) #17 (November-December 1950)
Show/hide 14. Fire Under the Big Top (Fireman Farrell) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 15. The Ghost of Hollywood Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Art
Bill Ely, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #11 (March 1957)
Show/hide 16. Orphan of the Stars Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Sid Greene, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

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Also printed
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #60 (September 1955)
 
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)
Show/hide 17. Untitled Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Mass-- The quanity of substance an object contains."

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction
Show/hide 18. Favors for Friends (Buzzy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Teen
Show/hide 19. The Machine that Captured the Past (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #228 (February 1956)
Show/hide 20. Untitled Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Teh Humming bird is the only winged creature that can fly backwards!"

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Notes

This comic includes an advertisement for Humpty Dumpty magazine.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 1892

Entry created

  • 24/10/2004

Cover added

  • 12/05/2010

Index completed

  • 25/07/2010

Last updated

  • 15/11/2018