The Hundred Comic Monthly #20

Published
May 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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The World's Most Dangerous Human! (Wonder Woman) Cover, 1 page

"100 pages! While saving Steve's life from the atom bomb--Wonder Woman Becomes… "The World's Most Dangerous Human!""

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), [Robert Kanigher (Actual)]

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #95 (January 1958)
Untitled (Cover)

Notes

Cover pencils credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics (20 January 2008). Inker Mike Esposito worked directly for Ross Andru.

Show/hide 1. Buck Skinner (Buck Skinner) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buck Skinner
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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First print
Unknown
Show/hide 2. Wonder Woman--the World's Most Dangerous Human (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
Harry G. Peter
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original credited editor)
Robert Kanigher (actual original editor)

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #95 (January 1958)
Wonder Woman--the World's Most Dangerous Human

Synopsis

Wonder Woman becomes radioactive trying to protect Steve from an atomic blast. Wonder Woman becomes radioactive trying to protect Steve from an atomic blast.

Show/hide 3. The Ambush at Smoke Canyon (Foley of the Fighting 5th) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Foley of the Fighting 5th
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Script
France Herron
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Editing
Julius Schwartz

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First print
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #99 (February-March 1958)
Ambush at Smoke Canyon
Show/hide 4. Space Chump #1 Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whit Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #236 (January 1958)
Space Chump #1
Show/hide 5. My Beat is Disaster Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Gang Busters (DC, 1947 series) #62 (February-March 1958)
My Beat Is Disaster
Show/hide 6. Office Offer (Leave it to Binky) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Leave it to Binky
Genre
Teen

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner

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First print
United States
Leave it to Binky (DC, 1948 series) #57 (November-December 1956)
Office Offer

Synopsis

Binky is so excited about starting as an assistant at Uncle Snootly's insurance agency that he wakes up two hours early, then keeps his father awake while he tries to occupy his extra time.

Show/hide 7. The Haunting Scarecrow Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #62 (May 1957)
The Haunting Scarecrow
Show/hide 8. The Amazing Growth Machine (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #243 (May 1957)
The Amazing Growth Machine
Show/hide 9. The Four-Footed Renegade (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Bob Brown
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff
George Kashdan

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First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #53 (January 1958)
The Four-Footed Renegade
Show/hide 10. He Hunted "Wanted" Men Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Art
Bernard Baily
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Gang Busters (DC, 1947 series) #62 (February-March 1958)
He Hunted "Wanted" Men
Show/hide 11. Prisoner of Two Worlds (Darwin Jones) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 12. The Big Surprise Arrows (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
George Papp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (Managing Editor)
Mort Weisinger (story editor)
George Kashdan (story editor)

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #245 (February 1958)
The Big Surprise Arrows
Show/hide 13. The Double Life of Sheriff Trigger (The Trigger Twins) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Trigger Twins
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Julius Schwartz

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First print
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #99 (February-March 1958)
The Double Life of Sheriff Trigger
Show/hide 14. The Man with 20 Lives (John Jones, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
Joe Certa
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #227 (January 1956)
The Man With 20 Lives
Also printed
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #227 (January-February 1975)
The Man With 20 Lives
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1975? series) #70 ([February 1976?])
The Man with 20 Lives
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Man with 20 Lives
Show/hide 15. The Diamond Hands of the Sun God Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 16. Untitled (The Fox and the Crow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Fox and the Crow
Genre
Anthropomorphic-Funny Animals

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 17. Little Pete (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

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First print
Unknown
Show/hide 18. Mysteries in Space Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Art
?

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First print
Unknown

Notes

Science facts.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick
  • Michael F

AusReprints ID

  • 2030

Entry created

  • 28/11/2004

Cover added

  • 13/02/2010

Index completed

  • 13/02/2010

Last updated

  • 26/10/2014