The Hundred Comic #78

Published
March 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
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Heaviest Man Alive! (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

"My weight… increasing so fast… I'm sinking into the earth!"

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #132 (November 1962)
The Heaviest Man Alive!
Show/hide 1. The Heaviest Man Alive (The Flash) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Tel-Vis Employees; Dro-Dorno (Chief Executive); TV Watchers; Dyko; Anider; Gobdorans; Elider (teacher); High Court Judge; Runaway Electric Towers

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #132 (November 1962)
The Heaviest Man Alive!
Also printed
United States
The Flash Archives (DC, 1994 series) #4 ([April] 2006)
The Heaviest Man Alive!
Show/hide 2. The Wondrous Witch's Cauldron Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 3. The Riddle of the Faceless Man (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron , scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #28 (October-November 1962)
The Riddle of the Faceless Man
Show/hide 4. The Alien Creature Hunt Comic story, 9 pages
Show/hide 5. The Frontier Clown (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Historical; western-frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Fred Ray, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Art Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor

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First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #37 (January 1956)
The Frontier Clown
Show/hide 6. The Boy with the Princely Powers Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Howard Purcell, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #126 (September 1962)
The Boy With the Princely Powers
Show/hide 7. The Man Who Saved Earth (John Jones, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Diane Meade; Capt. Harding; Horace Reeves; Tyl; Ryx; Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller , scripter
Art
Joe Certa, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #309 (November 1962)
The Man Who Saved Earth
Show/hide 8. The Riddle of the Vanishing Cowboy (Hopalong Cassidy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy
Genre
Western-Frontier

Notes

This story was probably not originally a Hopalong Cassidy feature.

Show/hide 9. We Were Challenged by the River Spirit Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Paul Parker, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #74 (December 1962)
We Were Challenged by the River Spirit
Show/hide 10. Kid Flash Meets the Elongated Man (Kid Flash and Elongated Man) Comic story, 11 pages

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2035

Entry created

  • 28/11/2004

Cover added

  • 28/11/2004

Index completed

  • 26/04/2005

Last updated

  • 19/09/2019