Five-Score Comic Monthly #43

Published
November 1961
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 Invasion of the Fish-Men! (Mark Merlin) Cover, 1 page

""Invasion of the Fish-Men!" "Great Scott! It's Mark! He's become a human fish--and has acquired amazing powers!""

Featuring

Feature
Mark Merlin
Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
House of Secrets 46, July 1961
Show/hide 1. Amazing Speeds (Amazing Speeds) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Speeds
Genre
Non-Fiction

Notes

Information on movement of blood, Saturn's rings, velocity of sound, and river water.

Show/hide 2. The Invasion of the Fish-Men (Mark Merlin) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mark Merlin
Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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Original
House of Secrets 46, July 1961
Show/hide 3. The Amazing Crime Camera (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 22, July-August 1953
Show/hide 4. The Second Life of Simon Steele Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

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

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Original
House of Secrets 46, July 1961
Show/hide 5. The Stage Coach Door Bandits (The Cowboy Marshal) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Cowboy Marshal
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ed Smalle, line art [as Ed Smalle Jr.]
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor
 
Jack Schiff, original Assistant Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Art Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Story Editor

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First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #36 (November-December 1952)
The Stagecoach Door Bandits
Show/hide 6. Strange Holiday Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Show/hide 7. The Case of the Modern Raffles (Mr District Attorney) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr District Attorney
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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Original
Mr. District Attorney 30, November-December 1952
Show/hide 8. The Boy Usurper of Planet Zonn Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
John Giunta, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Original
Tales of the Unexpected 64, August 1961
Show/hide 9. The Gun-Fighting Statue (The Nighthawk) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Nighthawk
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
Don Cameron, scripter
Art
Ruben Moreira, 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) #42 (November-December 1953)
The Gun-Fighting Statue
Also printed
United States
Johnny Thunder (DC, 1973 series) #1 (February-March 1973)
The Gun-Fighting Statue!
 
Australia
Bumper Western Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #58 ([April 1974])
The Gun-Fighting Statue
Show/hide 10. Disaster Patrol (A Spaceman-At-Work Feature) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Spaceman-At-Work Feature
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
George Roussos, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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Original
Tales of the Unexpected 64, August 1961
Show/hide 11. Racket in Diamonds (Mr District Attorney) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr District Attorney
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Original
Mr. District Attorney 30, November-December 1952
Show/hide 12. Return of the Phantom Physician Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Bill Ely, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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Original
House of Secrets 47, August 1961
Show/hide 13. The Ten Trails to Tomahawk City (Rodeo Rick) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rodeo Rick
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Ed Smalle, line art [as Ed Smalle Jr.]
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor
 
Julius Schwartz, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #43 (January-February 1954)
The Ten Trails to Tomahawk City
Show/hide 14. Rendezvous with Murder (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

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

Reprint history

Original
Big Town 20, March-April 1953

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2738

Entry created

  • 03/09/2005

Cover added

  • 23/02/2014

Index completed

  • 03/09/2005

Last updated

  • 23/02/2014