The Hundred Comic Monthly #7

Published
April 1957
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Man Who Stole a Genie Cover, 1 page

"100 pages! Featuring "Man who Stole a Genie""

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Based on
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #8 — The Man Who Stole A Genie (page 1)
Show/hide 1. Little Pete (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

"Bang! There's a lot of birthday cake left."

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer [signed]

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 2. The Man Who Stole a Genie Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #8 (December 1956)
The Man Who Stole A Genie
Show/hide 3. Congo Bill's Last Adventure (Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Ed Smalle, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [as Whit Ellsworth]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #208 (September 1955)
Congo Bill's Last Adventure
Show/hide 4. The Flying Horse Swindle! (Shining Knight) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shining Knight
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Joe Samachson, scripter
Art
Frank Frazetta, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #161 (February 1951)
The Flying Horse Swindle!
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #94 ([April 1973?])
The Flying Horse Swindle
Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #417 (March 1972)
The Flying Horse Swindle!
 
United States
The Masterworks Series of Great Comic Book Artists (DC, 1983 series) #2 (July 1983)
"The Flying Horse Swindle!"
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #161 (February 1951)

Synopsis

Swindlers selling winged horses causes the Shining Knight to intervene.

Show/hide 5. Blabber Mouse (Blabber Mouse) Comic story, 3.66 pages

"Buzz-- Buzz -- Buzz! Whizza Buzz -- Buzza Bzzt!"

Featuring

Feature
Blabber Mouse
Genre
Funny animals

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 6. Hi! Kids! Davy Crockett Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"Hi! Kids! Be sure to buy your copy of the great Davy Crockett comics! ---On sale NOW!"

Details

Printed
1957?
Genre
Western
More...
Hi! Kids! Davy Crockett

Notes

This is one of a set of similar advertisements each advertising one of the range of KG Murray comics.

Show/hide 7. Aquaman's Sea Cops (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan , scripter
Art
John Daly, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #160 (January 1951)
Aquaman's Sea Cops
Show/hide 8. The Time-Wise Thief! Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 9. Creature from 20,000 Fathoms (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Pat Gordon, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #104 (December 1956)
The Creature from 20,000 Fathoms
Show/hide 10. The Dodo and the Frog: Part I (The Dodo and the Frog) Comic story, 6 pages

"Ah, what better way to spend a day than just sitting in the shade."

Featuring

Feature
The Dodo and the Frog
Genre
Funny animals

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 11. Nature Loves a Nature-Lover (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 12. The Dodo and the Frong: Part II (The Dodo and the Frog) Comic story, 6 pages

"Look here, mister! You've certainly got a nerve!"

Featuring

Feature
The Dodo and the Frog
Genre
Funny animals

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 13. The King of the Boy Inventors! (Tom Sparks Boy Inventor) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tom Sparks Boy Inventor
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Dan Barry , inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #55 (December-January 1952)
The King of the Boy Inventors

Synopsis

Tom judges a boy inventors contest.

Show/hide 14. Leave it to Binky (Leave It to Binky) Comic story, 6 pages

"Oh, Lenore! Your new hair-do is precious!"

Featuring

Feature
Leave It to Binky
Genre
Teen

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 15. Invasion from Inner Space! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #62 (November 1955)
Invasion From Inner Space!
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)
Invasion from Inner Space
Show/hide 16. I Turned Back Time Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Art
Jay McArdle, line art [as Jim McArdle]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #55 (October 1956)
I Turned Back Time
Show/hide 17. Coby (Coby) Comic story, 5.66 pages

"Coby dear, be a good girl and do the dishes alone tonight, will you?"

Featuring

Feature
Coby
Genre
Teen

Credits

Art
Mort Drucker, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Leave it to Binky (DC, 1948 series) #39 (May 1954)
Coby
Show/hide 18. Quick Quiz (Quick Quiz) Comic story, 0.33 pages

"How fast does radium lose its value?"

Featuring

Feature
Quick Quiz
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 19. Milkman in Space (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [as Whit Ellsworth]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #201 (February 1955)
Show/hide 20. The Amazing Mr. Hercules! (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #214 (December 1954)
The Amazing Mr. Hercules!
Show/hide 21. Scientific Police Methods (Scientific Police Methods) Comic story, 1 page

"What about the will?"

Featuring

Feature
Scientific Police Methods
Genre
Fact

Credits

Art
Al McLean, line art [signed]

Reprint history

First print
Unknown

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2947

Entry created

  • 15/04/2006

Cover added

  • 08/05/2011

Index completed

  • 08/05/2011

Last updated

  • 08/05/2011