The Hundred Plus Comic #59

Published
August 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 The Doomed Scarecrow (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

"Now 116 pages "I've got to stop that bullet from hitting the scarecrow! The solution to a baffling mystery depends on it!" "The Doomed Scarecrow!""

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #118 (February 1961)
Show/hide 1. The Doomed Scarecrow (The Flash) Comic story, 14 pages
Show/hide 2. Mystery of the Invisible Mansion (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Julius Schwartz, Assistant Editor

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First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #41 (September-October 1956)
Show/hide 3. The Mystery of the Frontier Boy (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western; period

Credits

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

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First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #58 (September-October 1958)
The Mystery of the Frontier Boy
Show/hide 4. The Prophecy of Doom Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, Assistant Editor
 
George Kashdan, Assistant Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #3 (April-May 1952)
Show/hide 5. The Court-Martial of Tommy Tomorrow (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #118 (June 1961)
Show/hide 6. I Sailed with Captain Doom Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #56 (June 1961)
Show/hide 7. Roy Raymond's Betrayal (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Dan Diggins (intro, villain)

Credits

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

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #291 (May 1961)
Roy Raymond's Betrayal!
Show/hide 8. Hero Without Guns (The Trigger Twins) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Trigger Twins
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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First print
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #64 (April-May 1952)
Show/hide 9. Creature Doctor of Space (A Space-Man-At-Work Feature) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Space-Man-At-Work Feature
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller , scripter
Art
George Roussos, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #63 (July 1961)
Show/hide 10. The Ex-Convicts Club (John Jones, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Biff Benson (intro, villain); The Ex-Convicts Club [The Human Squirrel [Ben Stoves]; Trickster [Tom Trent]]; Ben Dearing

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller , scripter
Art
Joe Certa, 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
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #292 (June 1961)
The Ex-Convicts Club
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Ex-Convicts Club

Synopsis

A group of ex-convicts form a club to prove they've gone straight, but then appear to be committing crimes again.

Show/hide 11. The Case of the Robot Detective (A Star Hawkins Story) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Star Hawkins Story
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #128 (May 1961)
Show/hide 12. The Return of Miss Arrowette (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Lee Elias, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #118 (June 1961)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Show/hide 13. Wanda Was a Werewolf Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #1 (December 1951-January 1952)
Show/hide 14. The Wyoming Kid's Magic Finger (The Wyoming Kid) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Wyoming Kid
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor
 
Jack Schiff, original Assistant Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Art Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #33 (May-June 1952)
The Wyoming Kid's Magic Finger

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2623

Entry created

  • 13/07/2005

Cover added

  • 13/07/2005

Index completed

  • 19/03/2009

Last updated

  • 24/09/2019