All Favourites Comic #23

Published
February 1961
Page count
116
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 Untitled (Sea Devils) Cover, 1 page

"Now 116 pages"

Featuring

Feature
Sea Devils
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Russ Heath, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Robert Kanigher, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #28 (September-October 1960)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Undersea Prison (Sea Devils) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Sea Devils
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Russ Heath, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Robert Kanigher, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #28 (September-October 1960)
Undersea Prison
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #67 ([November 1970?])
Undersea Prison
Show/hide 2. Balloon Raiders of the Prairie (Foley of the Fighting 5th) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Foley of the Fighting 5th
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Irwin Hasen, penciller
 
Bob Lander, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #70 (April-May 1953)
First print
Australia
Bumper Western Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #47 ([May 1971])
Balloon Raiders of the Prairie
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #23 ([February 1961?])
Show/hide 3. The Deadly Duplicate Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bill Ely, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #36 (September 1960)
The Deadly Duplicate
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1973 series) #114 ([October 1974?])
The Deadly Duplicate

Synopsis

Robert Steele buys a robot double of himself so that he can go on vacation and leave the robot to manage his business, but the robot's inventor plots to take over Steele's life completely.

Show/hide 4. Untitled (The Fox and the Crow) Comic story, 6 pages

"Yippee! Foxie's baked a pie!"

Featuring

Feature
The Fox and the Crow
Genre
Anthropomorphic-funny animals
Code
#600

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Larry Nadle, original editor [as Lawrence Nadle]

Reprint history

First print
United States
TV Screen Cartoons (DC, 1959 series) #137 (November-December 1960)
No title recorded
Also printed
Australia
Lot o' Fun! Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #78 ([June 1980?])
Untitled
Show/hide 5. The Missile of Doom Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Lee Elias, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #104 (November 1960)
The Missile of Doom
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #68 ([December 1970?])
The Missile of Doom
Show/hide 6. Mutiny in High Space Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Sid Greene, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #63 (November 1960)
Mutiny In High Space!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #73 ([May 1971?])
Mutiny in High Space

Synopsis

A spaceship captain faces down "mutiny on the high seas".

Show/hide 7. The Boy Who Betrayed his Country (Tomahawk) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
western-Frontier; period

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Fred Ray, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #71 (November-December 1960)
The Boy Who Betrayed His Country
Also printed
Australia
Bumper Western Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #46 ([February 1971])
The Boy Who Betrayed his Country
 
Australia
Bumper Western Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #46 ([February 1971])
Show/hide 8. Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision! [Part One] (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Manno the Mer-Man; Steve Trevor

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter [credited as Charles Moulton]
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Robert Kanigher, original editor

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #118 (November 1960)
Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision [Part 1]

Synopsis

Steve trails Wonder Woman to Paradise Island and discovers he has a rival.

Show/hide 9. Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision! Part Two (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor; Manno the Mer-Man; Hippolyta; Wonder Girl (flashback); Mer-Boy (flashback)

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Robert Kanigher, original editor

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #118 (November 1960)
Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision! Part Two

Synopsis

Steve confronts Diana about what he's seen.

Show/hide 10. Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision! Part Three (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Mer-Boy (flashback); Wonder Girl (flashback); Steve Trevor; Manno the Mer-Man

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Robert Kanigher, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #118 (November 1960)
Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision! Part Three
Show/hide 11. Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision! Part Four (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Manno the Mer-Man; Steve Trevor

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Robert Kanigher, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #118 (November 1960)
Wonder Woman's Impossible Decision! Part Four
Show/hide 12. The Secret of the Captive Creature (A Mark Merlin Mystery) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Mark Merlin Mystery
Genre
Fantasy; science fiction
Characters
Mark Merlin; Elsa

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller , scripter
Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #37 (October 1960)
The Secret of the Captive Creature!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #71 ([March 1971?])
The Secret of the Captive Creature
Show/hide 13. Moolah the Mystic (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 1 page

"Dad, can I borrow the flying carpet?"

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humour
Characters
Moolah the Mystic; Ali (Moolah's son)

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #50 (December 1960)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #44 ([December 1970])
Untitled
Show/hide 14. Giant of the Badlands (Strong Bow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Strong Bow
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Frank Giacoia, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #70 (April-May 1953)
The Giant of the Badlands
Also printed
Australia
Bumper Western Comic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #45 ([November 1970?])
Giant of the Badlands!
Show/hide 15. Star-Actor of the Starways Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #122 (November 1960)
Star-Actor of the Starways!

Notes

Issue includes two full page advertisements.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2586

Entry created

  • 29/05/2005

Cover added

  • 26/09/2006

Index completed

  • 29/05/2005

Last updated

  • 24/09/2019