Century Comic #95

Published
May 1964
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 No title recorded (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

"Superman, your friend, Olsen, used Mr. Mxyzptlk's magic to change me into a tiger and Lucy into a midget!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #74 (January 1964)
Show/hide 1. The Pranks of Jimmy the Imp (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Mr. Mxyzptlk

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
John Forte, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #74 (January 1964)
Show/hide 2. The Unwilling Witness (Pow Wow Smith, Indian Lawman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pow Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
Genre
War

Credits

Art
Leonard Starr, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #200 (October 1953)
The Unwilling... Witness!
Show/hide 3. No Yesterday--No Tomorrow--No Nothing 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

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #161 (February 1964)

Synopsis

Two time-traveling scientists destroy a cosmic cloud before it destroys life on earth, using equipment and knowledge gained in 4964 A.D.

Show/hide 4. The Secret of the Flying Saucers (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #207 (May 1954)
Show/hide 5. Doomsday for Planet Earth Part 2: Nine Worlds Gone Mad Part 3: Threading the Planetary Needle (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
Lee Elias, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #47 (November-December 1963)
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer

Notes

About: Parrot to be sent into space, instead of a dog.

Show/hide 7. Earth's Frozen Heat Wave Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #161 (February 1964)
Earth's Frozen Heat Wave!
Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #81 ([June 1973?])
Earth's Frozen Heat Wave!
Show/hide 8. The Secret of the Old Sourdough (Hopalong Cassidy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Alex Toth, penciller
 
, penciller (Hopalong)
 
Bob Stuart, inker
 
, inker (Hopalong)
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Jimmy Wakely (DC, 1949 series) #9 (January-February 1951)
The Secret of the Old Sourdough

Notes

This story was originally a Jimmy Wakely, not a Hopalong Cassidy, feature. The lead character has been redrawn as Hopalong.

Show/hide 9. Earthling--Go Home Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
George Roussos, line art
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #81 (February-March 1964)
Show/hide 10. Aquaman's New Partner--Aqua-girl (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #133 (May 1963)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC, 2007 series) #Volume 2 (2008)

Synopsis

Aquaman takes an Atlantean girl as his new partner, which makes both Aqualad and her former boyfriend jealous.

Show/hide 11. Lois Lane's Jungle Jeopardy (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #47 (February 1964)
Also printed
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #165 (June-July 1974)
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #14 ([June 1976?])

Synopsis

Lois Lane travels to the Amazon with the Peace Corps. Secretly she is on the trail of the jewel thief Stace Lorin.

Show/hide 12. Untitled (Peter Puptent Explorer) Comic story, 1 page

"“I hung an Exit sign where we came in!"

Featuring

Feature
Peter Puptent Explorer
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer

Notes

Begins: “I hung an Exit sign where we came in!"


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Dave Newton
  • Mark Muller

AusReprints ID

  • 2243

Entry created

  • 12/02/2005

Cover added

  • 26/01/2009

Index completed

  • 26/01/2009

Last updated

  • 22/09/2019