Mighty The 100-Page Comic! #9

Published
January 1959
Page count
100
Cover price
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
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/315402

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (The Space Ranger) Cover, 1 page

"At last--! The key to the riddle of the Space Sphinx--!"

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Bob Brown , line art (Australian reworking)
 
Bob Brown, designer
 
, penciller (Australian reworking)
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #16 (September-October 1958)
No title recorded
Show/hide 1. Riddle of the Lost Race (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, plotter
 
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #16 (September-October 1958)
The Riddle of the Lost Race

Synopsis

Criminals stole a map to reach the Valley of Ice on Saturn. The Space Ranger, Myra, and Cyrll track a gang from Mars to Saturn to Venus. Finally at the Space Sphinx, they uncover the secret of the The Sacred Jewel of the Sea.

Show/hide 2. Dr Appleby's Amazing Invention (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Fred Ray, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #42 (August 1956)
Dr. Appleby's Amazing Invention
Also printed
United Kingdom
Tomahawk (Strato, 1954 series) #20 ([March 1957?])
Dr. Appleby's Amazing Invention
Show/hide 3. The Fountain of Youth Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Writing
Ruben Moreira, scripter
Art
Ruben Moreira, penciller
Show/hide 4. Mr DA Enemy Agent (Mr District Attorney) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr District Attorney
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Reprint history

Original
Mr District Attorney ? (1950s)
Show/hide 5. The Secret of the Sorcerer's Mirror (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 6. The Hard-Luck Rodeo (Rodeo Rick) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rodeo Rick
Genre
Western-Frontier

Reprint history

Original
Western Comics ? (1950s)
Show/hide 7. The Man with the Million-Pound Memory (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Manny Stallman, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Big Town 47, September-October 1957

Notes

This is a licensed series based on a radio show.

Show/hide 8. Daily Danger (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Harry Peter, line art [as Harry G. Peter]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Wonder Woman 96, February 1958
Show/hide 9. The Monster Maker (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 14 pages
Show/hide 10. The Sorcerer's Asteroid Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Notes

Followed by a one page advertisement for Century, Hundred, Heart to Heart, Twin Hearts, Five-Score, Mighty, All Favourites, and Magic Moment Romances. "Look for the '100-Page' Stip on the cover of the comic you choose. It's your guarantee of the most for the least."

Show/hide 11. The Invisible Raiders (Kit Carson) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kit Carson
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Frontier Fighters 5, May-June 1956

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 27

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 09/03/2014

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 02/09/2019