Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly #10

Published
February 1966
Page count
84
Cover price
0.20 AUD; 2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
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 The Arena of Doom! (Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

"Death! No! Spare him! Mercy! Bah! Finish him off Olsen!"

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Cosmic Anti-Superman Gang [Brainiac; Lex Luthor; the members of the Legion of Super-Villains]

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #87 (September 1965)
The Arena of Doom!
Show/hide 1. The Arena of Doom! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; Cosmic Anti-Superman Gang [Brainiac; Lex Luthor; the members of the Legion of Super-Villains]

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Al Plastino, line art
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #87 (September 1965)
The Arena of Doom!

Notes

The final page of the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page. Continued from 'The Team of Olsen and Brainiac' in the previous issue of Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (reprinted in Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly 9).

Show/hide 2. Cryll's Deadly Double (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 8.7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll (origin); Drexyll (introduction)

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Text
Gaspar Saladino , letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #75 (February-March 1963)
Cryll's Deadly Double

Synopsis

Space Ranger and Cryll face a being from Cryll's home world.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Cap's Hobby Center) Comic story, 0.3 pages

"I want to return this weather kit I bought last week."

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #60 (October 1965)
No title recorded
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Chief Hot Foot) Comic story, 1 page

"Medicine Man--the people need help!"

Featuring

Feature
Chief Hot Foot
Genre
Humour
Characters
Chief Hot Foot

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, original Managing Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Art Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #11 (May-June 1952)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #330 (March 1965)
Untitled

Notes

The page in the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page.

Show/hide 5. One Monster -- Coming Up Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
George Roussos, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #180 (September 1965)
One Monster -- Coming Up

Synopsis

Wildcatters drilling for oil disturb an ancient Indian treasure, which releases the giant creature that guarded it.

Notes

The final page of the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page.

Show/hide 6. Bad Boy Clark Kent! (Superboy) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lana Lang

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #71 (March 1959)
Bad Boy Clark Kent!
Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #326 (November 1964)
Bad Boy Clark Kent!

Synopsis

Clark deliberately gets himself expelled from school.

Notes

"A Hall of Fame Classic". The final page of the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page.

Show/hide 7. The Metal with a Memory Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Lee Elias, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #153 (September 1965)
The Metal with a Memory

Synopsis

A scientist discovers an unknown metal and uses it to build a house, but the house then transforms itself into a spaceship and returns to the planet where the metal came from, with several people inside.

Notes

The final page of the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page.

Show/hide 8. The Counterfeit Captain Comet! (Captain Comet) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction; superhero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #27 (December 1952)
The Counterfeit Captain Comet!

Notes

The final page of the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page.

Show/hide 9. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"Oh, oh - a damsel in distress."

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour; teen
Characters
Vic

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #41 (May 1963)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #55 (February 1965)
"Oh, oh - A Damsel in Distress"
 
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #90 (February 1969)
Untitled
Show/hide 10. The Adventure of the Canceled Birthday! (The Atom) Comic story, 10.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Henry Fielding; Professor Alpheus V. Hyatt; Theodore Hyatt; Alfred Hyatt; Reddy Bolins (villain); John Fielding

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter [credited]
Art
Gil Kane, penciller [credited]
 
Sid Greene, inker [credited]
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #21 (October-November 1965)
The Adventure of the Canceled Birthday!

Synopsis

The Atom meets Henry Fielding.

Notes

A "Time Pool" story. The final page of the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page.

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Cap's Hobby Center) Comic story, 0.33 pages

"We chipped in to buy this custom car kit. We're partners!"

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Adventures of Bob Hope (DC, 1950 series) #95 (October-November 1965)
Untitled
Show/hide 12. The Hobo Jungle of Space Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
George Roussos, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #75 (February-March 1963)
The Hobo Jungle of Space

Notes

The final page of the original printing was two-thirds of a page; In this reprint it has been extend to a full page.

Show/hide 13. The Magic Spectacles! (Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Superman [also appears as Clark Kent]; Perry White; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Forte, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #31 (February 1962)
The Magic Spectacles!
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #10 ([May 1962?])
The Magic Spectacles!

Synopsis

Lois acquires a pair of magoc glasses that show her what animal each person she encounters most resembles in personality. Superman must somehow stop her before she looks at Clark Kent.


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AusReprints ID

  • 2589

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