All Favourites Comic #42

Published
April 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 (The Atom) Cover, 1 page

""Lockup in the Lethal Lightbulb!" featuring the amazing Villain, Dr Light!"

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #8 (August-September 1963)
Show/hide 1. Lockup In the Lethal Lightbulb (The Atom) Comic story, 15 pages
Show/hide 2. The Two Lives of Hopalong Cassidy (Hopalong Cassidy) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Alex Toth, penciller
 
Bob Lander, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Jimmy Wakely (DC, 1949 series) #6 (July-August 1950)
 (The Two Lives of Jimmy Wakely)
Show/hide 3. Doctor Rocket (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 1 page

"We've circled the Earth. One more trip around and we land!"

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "We've circled the Earth. One more trip around and we land!"

Show/hide 4. The Curse of the Cat's Cradle Comic story, 8 pages

Credits

Art
Alex Toth, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #85 (February 1964)
Also printed
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales (Murray, 1977 series) #38 ([March 1979?])
 
Australia
The Legion of Monsters (Yaffa/Page, 1982?) ([1982?])

Notes

Reprinted from the final issue of My Greatest Adventure before it was renamed the Doom Patrol.

Show/hide 5. The Nightmare World (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #206 (April 1954)
The Nightmare World!
Show/hide 6. The Execution of Space Ranger (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Philip Kelsey, line art [as Phil Kelsey]
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #81 (February-March 1964)
Show/hide 7. Space Museum of the Dead World (A Space Museum Story) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Space Museum Story
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, line art [as Rouge Grant]
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #161 (February 1964)
Show/hide 8. The Powerless Weapons of Adam Strange (Adam Strange) Comic story, 15 pages
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Peter Puptent Explorer) Comic story, 1 page

"I'm hot, and thirsty--and very short of water."

Featuring

Feature
Peter Puptent Explorer
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Show/hide 10. Where was I born--Venus? Mars? Jupiter? (A Star Rover Story) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 11. The Super-Motorized Menace (Hawkman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Charlie Cannonball) Comic story, 1 page

"'Boom!!' And again 'Boom!'"

Featuring

Feature
Charlie Cannonball
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #83 ([April 1965?])

Notes

Begins: "'Boom!!' And again 'Boom!'"

Show/hide 13. Weirdo House of Fun! Advertisement, 1 page

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2587

Entry created

  • 29/05/2005

Cover added

  • 18/03/2006

Index completed

  • 29/05/2005

Last updated

  • 13/03/2021