The Hundred Comic Monthly #39

Published
December 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
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 Speed of Doom! (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

"100 Pages! Featuring "The Speed of Doom!""

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) #108 (August-September 1959)
Show/hide 1. Stamps on Approval (Seven Seas Stamps) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Seven Seas Stamps
Show/hide 2. The Speed of Doom! (The Flash) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 3. The Phantom Spy (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Fred Ray, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #64 (September-October 1959)
 
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #160 (May 1961)
The Phantom Spy
Show/hide 4. Secret of the Super-Chimp! Comic story, 8 pages

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Frank Giacoia, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #102 (March 1959)
Show/hide 5. The Challenge of the Masked Avenger (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; The Masked Avenger [Leroy] (intro); Mabel

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) #266 (April 1959)
The Challenge of the Masked Avenger
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Challenge of the Masked Avenger

Synopsis

The Manhunter's usual daily routine of stopping criminals is further complicated by the emergence of the Masked Avenger, a nobody trying to make a name for himself in order to impress the girl he wants to marry.

Show/hide 6. The Forbidden Flowers Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #6 (October 1956)
Show/hide 7. Three Dooms for Sheriff Trigger (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

Reprint history

First print
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #106 (April-May 1959)
Show/hide 8. Magic Stop Watch (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #266 (April 1959)
Show/hide 9. The Men Who Lost Their Memories (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Bob Brown, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #9 (September 1959)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 2006 series) #Volume 1 ([October] 2006)
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 1 page

"Oh boy. The big formal dance."

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "Oh boy. The big formal dance."

Show/hide 11. The Arrows That Failed (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Lee Elias, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #257 (February 1959)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Buzzy) Comic story, 6 pages

"Buzzy, look! My ice cream booth is right next to your hot dog booth!"

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Teen

Notes

Begins: "Buzzy, look! My ice cream booth is right next to your hot dog booth!"

Show/hide 13. Clue of the Outlaw's Hat (The Wyoming Kid) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Wyoming Kid
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter [as Gardner F. Fox]
Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Julius Schwartz, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #77 (September-October 1959)
Clue of the Outlaw's Hat
 
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #77 (September-October 1959)
Also printed
Australia
The Gunfighter (Federal, 1983?) ([August 1983?])
Clue of the Outlaw's Hat
Show/hide 14. Prisoners of Amazon Asteroid (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 15. The Thing from Beyond Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #22 (July 1959)
Show/hide 16. Untitled (Peter Puptent Explorer) Comic story, 1 page

"Mr. Puptent, that man has been here for years, just digging in these ancient ruins!"

Featuring

Feature
Peter Puptent Explorer
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #18 (March 1959)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #10 ([July 1961?])
Untitled
Show/hide 17. Music for Young Moderns You Can Play (The Sampson School of Music) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Sampson School of Music

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2829

Entry created

  • 05/11/2005

Cover added

  • 19/02/2009

Index completed

  • 01/07/2007

Last updated

  • 18/12/2021