The Hundred Comic #68

Published
May 1962
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 Invaders of the Topsy-Turvy Planet! (Wonder Woman) Cover, 1 page

"No menace from the past, present, or future has ever trapped Wonder Woman more amazingly than the…"

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #127 (January 1962)
Invaders from the Topsy-Turvy Planet!

Notes

Note that the word "Comic" is not used on this cover.

Show/hide 1. Invaders of the Topsy-Turvy Planet [Part One] (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Editing
Robert Kanigher, editor

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #127 (January 1962)
Invaders of the Topsy-Turvy Planet
Show/hide 2. Invaders of the Topsy-Turvy Planet! Part Two (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Holliday Girls [Etta Candy; Lita Little; Tina Toy; Thelma Tall; Inez Grey]; Planetoid Krazy K [Ku-Ku (villain); Kuuu (villain)]

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) #127 (January 1962)
Invaders of the Topsy-Turvy Planet! Part Two

Synopsis

Kuuu makes two more attempts to kidnap the Holliday Girls before returning home in defeat.

Notes

Pages are numbered 7 through 11. Page 11 has a promo ad at the bottom.

Show/hide 3. The Case of the Robot Brother (Star Hawkins) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Star Hawkins
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) #137 (February 1962)
Show/hide 4. Body-Guard for a Spy (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]; Diane Meade (supporting); Commissioner Meade (intro); spies (villain); Princess Cassandra

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) #299 (January 1962)
Bodyguard for a Spy
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
Bodyguard for a Spy

Synopsis

Jones seems to be protecting a spy from Diane.

Show/hide 5. They’re Good Luck! (Fanfare Series) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Fanfare Series
Genre
Occult
Characters
Orin Blakely; Joe Dobey; Fred Wheatley; Alan Brentwood

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Richard Hughes, original editor [as Richard E. Hughes]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #129 (December 1961-January 1962)
They're Good Luck!

Notes

Originally published as '#5: Lucky Horseshoes' in Forbidden Worlds (American Comics Group, 1951 series) #59 (October 1957).

Show/hide 6. The Last Space-Feud Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

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

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First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #71 (November 1961)
Show/hide 7. The Trial of Trader Seth (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Historical; western-frontier

Credits

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

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First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #39 (March 1956)
The Trial of Trader Seth
Also printed
United Kingdom
Tomahawk (Strato, 1954 series) #17 ([November 1956?])
Trial of Trader Seth!
 
Australia
Bumper Western Album (Murray, 1978 series) #76 ([March 1981?])
The Trial of Trader Seth
Show/hide 8. Heirs of the Super-Servant Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Occult

Credits

Art
Bill Ely, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #116 (November 1961)
Show/hide 9. The Man Who Foretold Disaster (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Dick Wood, scripter
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) #123 (February 1962)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Show/hide 10. We Controlled Earth's Weirdest Weapon Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #61 (November 1961)
Show/hide 11. The Challengers Die at Dawn (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake , scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #24 (February-March 1962)
Show/hide 12. The Day They Grounded 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

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #123 (February 1962)
Show/hide 13. Forgive Me, Earthlings Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #64 (February 1962)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos
  • Mark Muller

AusReprints ID

  • 2625

Entry created

  • 17/07/2005

Cover added

  • 17/07/2005

Index completed

  • 06/01/2008

Last updated

  • 24/09/2019