A Climax Color Comic #8

Published
1948
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Some colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/824699

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Hurricane Hardy Meets the Brainmaster (Hurricane Hardy) Cover, 1 page

"Hurricane Hardy meets the Brainmaster plus other big features"

Featuring

Feature
Hurricane Hardy
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Hart Amos (signed)

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. Attention Kids! [Climax, Triumph and Superman Color] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Attention Kids! Here are three thrilling color comics that really hit the bull's-eye in entertainment! No other comics give you all this for sixpence-- * Brilliant COLOR. * The world's most famous comic characters. * Fast-moving, clean adventure and rib-tickling humor. * Story material with the longest reading value. Ask your newsagent regularly for these famous comic titles. 36 Exciting Pages of Color Comics for 6d"

Details

Printed
1947
Genre
Superhero; Adventure
More...
Attention Kids! [Climax, Triumph and Superman Color]

Notes

Note that the word "Color" was "All-Color" in an earlier version of this advertisement, with some other minor changes.

Show/hide 2. Hurricane Hardy Meets the Brainmaster (Hurricane Hardy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hurricane Hardy
Genre
Adventure (action)

Credits

Script
Hart Amos
Art
Hart Amos (signed)
Letters
Hart Amos

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Climax Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #1 ([June 1962?])
Hurricane Hardy Meets the Brainmaster
Show/hide 3. Twin Magic! (Zatara the Master Magician) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Zatara the Master Magician
Genre
Occult

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
W. F. White
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #111 (August 1947)
Twin Magic
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Pen Miller) Comic story, 5 pages

"We'll print these, Miller, but I tell you we won't print any more unless you quit playing up the mystery of the Vantry murder!"

Featuring

Feature
Pen Miller
Genre
Detective

Credits

Script
Klaus Nordling
Art
Klaus Nordling
Editing
George Brenner

Reprint history

First print
United States
Crack Comics (Quality, 1940 series) #50 (September 1947)
The Mystery of the Vantry Murder
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Slap Happy Pappy) Comic story, 1 page

"Why yuh paintin' yure name up thar, pappy?"

Featuring

Feature
Slap Happy Pappy
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Jack Cole
Art
Jack Cole
Editing
George Brenner

Reprint history

First print
United States
Crack Comics (Quality, 1940 series) #48 (May 1947)
Air Mail

Notes

This story is in black and white. This story is called "Air Mail" in the original issue index in GCD.

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Beezy) Comic story, 7 pages

"Loitering too long over tea and hamburgers after a movie causes Beezy to excort his new girl friend to her home at a much later hour than they had both expected!"

Featuring

Feature
Beezy
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Bernard Dibble
Art
Bernard Dibble
Editing
George Brenner

Reprint history

First print
United States
Crack Comics (Quality, 1940 series) #46 (January 1947)
Stamps On His Pants

Notes

This story is in black and white. This story is called "Stamps On His Pants" in the original index in GCD.

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Molly the Model) Comic story, 1 page

"C'mon, Molly... I insist you take a ride in my new car!"

Featuring

Feature
Molly the Model
Genre
Teen

Credits

Script
Bernard Dibble
Art
Bernard Dibble
Editing
George Brenner

Reprint history

First print
United States
Crack Comics (Quality, 1940 series) #47 (March 1947)

Notes

This story is in blue ink.

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Atomical Tom, The Boy Inventor) Comic story, 1 page

"Jumpin' dogfish--the car!! What have you done to it -? Answer me!!"

Featuring

Feature
Atomical Tom, The Boy Inventor
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Jim Borella Swan
Art
Jim Borella Swan
Letters
Jim Borella Swan

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superman (KGM, 1950 series) #5 (August 1950)
Untitled

Notes

This story is in blue ink.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2339

Entry created

  • 20/03/2005

Cover added

  • 29/04/2011

Index completed

  • 23/02/2008

Last updated

  • 03/01/2019