Colossal Comic #46

Published
August 1968
Page count
164
Cover price
0.35 AUD
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 Untitled (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
Detective Comics 344, October 1965 (based on)
Show/hide 1. Tests of a Warrior (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #11 ([October 1959?])
Original
Action Comics 200, January 1955
Show/hide 2. Batman, Baby-Sitter (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Batman 93, August 1955
Show/hide 3. The Superboy Souvenirs (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Creig Flessel, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #36 (October 1954)
The Superboy Souvenirs!
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 ([September 1955?])
 
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 (September 1955)
The Superboy Souvenirs
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #79 ([September 1955?])
The Superboy Souvenirs
Original
Superboy 36, October 1954
Show/hide 4. The Riddle of the Five Trophies (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 217, October 1955
Show/hide 5. The True History of Superman and Batman (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 6. Superboy’s Advisor (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
John Sikela, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #24 ([January 1963?])
Original
Superboy 31, March 1954
Show/hide 7. Prof. Watts' Problem Pupils (Johnny Quick and his Magic Formula) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Quick and his Magic Formula
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ralph Mayo, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 195, December 1953
Show/hide 8. When Superman's Identity is Exposed (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Original
World’s Finest Comics 78, September-October 1955
Show/hide 9. The Day Aquaman Couldn't See (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Original
Adventure Comics 217, October 1955
Show/hide 10. Batman's Guilty Neighbor (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Batman 92, June 1955
Show/hide 11. The Brain of Steel (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #9 ([December 1955?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #14 ([July 1960?])
Original
Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen 5, May-June 1955
Show/hide 12. The Super Hobby of Superboy (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Creig Flessel, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #82 ([December 1955?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #24 ([January 1963?])
Original
Adventure Comics 215, August 1955
Show/hide 13. Fan-Mail of Danger (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #92 (June 1955)
Fan-Mail of Danger!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #66 ([December 1955?])
Fan-Mail of Danger
 
United Kingdom
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #66 (December 1955)
Fan-Mail of Danger
Original
Batman 92, June 1955
Show/hide 14. The Case of the Vanishing Arrow (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #12 ([January 1960?])
Original
World's Finest Comics 59, July-August 1952
Show/hide 15. Superboy's Most Amazing Dream (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #83 (January 1956)
Original
Adventure Comics 211, April 1955
Show/hide 16. The Aqua-Mailman (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #215 (August 1955)
The Aqua-Mailman
Printed in
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #13 ([April 1960?])
The Aqua-Mailman
Original
Adventure Comics 215, August 1955
Show/hide 17. Bebe (Bebe) Comic story, 1 page

"Look what my teacher gave me -- a prize!"

Featuring

Feature
Bebe
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "Look what my teacher gave me -- a prize!"

Show/hide 18. The Super Bat-Man (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2093

Entry created

  • 26/12/2004

Cover added

  • 09/05/2015

Index completed

  • 28/01/2005

Last updated

  • 09/05/2015