Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly #30

Published
October 1967
Page count
84
Cover price
0.20 AUD
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 Real Origin of the Flash! (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

"Position Wanted -- Male For Hire One Unemployed Super-Hero! Available Night and Day! Must begin Immediately! Have Wife to Support! Story scoop of the year! The Real Origin of the Flash!"

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) #167 (February 1967)
Show/hide 1. The Real Origin of the Flash (The Flash) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Sid Greene, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #167 (February 1967)
Show/hide 2. Cap's Hobby Hints (Cap's Hobby Center) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"I just finished my model ship. Look at the stings on the masts--all slack!"

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "I just finished my model ship. Look at the stings on the masts--all slack!"

Show/hide 3. Billy (Billy) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Gee, Dad. You brought me a Mattel Creeple Peeple set. Thanks. I'm going to my room with it."

Featuring

Feature
Billy
Genre
Humour
Code
6490

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #26 ([June 1967?])

Notes

Begins: "Gee, Dad. You brought me a Mattel Creeple Peeple set. Thanks. I'm going to my room with it."

Show/hide 4. We Fought the Giant of Island X Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 5. Marco Xavier, Manhunter's Ally (J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Joe Certa, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #167 (June 1967)
Show/hide 6. Doctor Rocket (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 1 page

"At last we have captured Earth people. You are our prisoners until you write out for us all the scientific data of your armed forces!"

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "At last we have captured Earth people. You are our prisoners until you write out for us all the scientific data of your armed forces!"

Show/hide 7. Lana Lang's Romance with Superman III (Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #36 (October 1962)
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #13 ([February 1963?])
 
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #86 (October 1968)
 (Lana Lang's Romance with Superman VI [80 Page Giant G51])
 
Australia
Giant Lois Lane Album (Colour Comics, 1964 series) #6 ([June 1969?])
 
Australia
Lois Lane Comic (KGM, 1975 series) #120 ([July 1977?])

Notes

"A Brand-New Imaginary Tale"

Show/hide 8. The Ship that Sank Twice (The Elongated Man) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Elongated Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #364 (June 1967)
Show/hide 9. The Guardian Monster Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-supernatural

Credits

Art
George Roussos, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #101 (June-July 1967)
Show/hide 10. The Crazy-Quilt Suit (Tim Holt) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tim Holt
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Frank Bolle, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tim Holt (Magazine Enterprises, 1948 series) #38 (October-November 1953)
Also printed
United States
Best of the West (AC, 1998 series) #40 (March 2004)
Show/hide 11. Time-Out for Talk Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 12. The Missile of Steel (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 13. Devil's Island in Space (Captain Comet) Comic story, 8 pages

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2681

Entry created

  • 14/08/2005

Cover added

  • 14/08/2005

Index completed

  • 23/06/2009

Last updated

  • 21/07/2015