The Australian Chucklers Weekly v6#40

Published
29 January 1960
Page count
32
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Charlie Chuckles Club (1954?–1961?)
 
Charlie Chuckles Club (1954?–1961?)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Free swap card inside"

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Art
, line art [as Knight]
Show/hide 1. Beetle Bailey (Beetle Bailey) Comic story, 1 page

"Why did you do that? All I wanted was to know what time it was."

Featuring

Feature
Beetle Bailey
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Mort Walker, scripter
Art
Mort Walker, line art

Reprint history

Original
Beetle Bailey Sunday (King Features Syndicate) ?
Show/hide 2. "Crash" Craddock Talks to Us Text article, 1 page
Show/hide 3. Queen for a Day! Act Three (Ozzie and Babs) Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ozzie and Babs
Genre
Humour

Credits

Editing
Roy Ald, editor
Management
Will Lieberson, Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ozzie and Babs (Fawcett, 1947 series) #13 (Fall 1949)
Queen For A Day
Show/hide 4. Bob Rogers Column / Editor's Letter Text article, 1 page
Show/hide 5. Platter Chatter (Platter Chatter) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Platter Chatter
Show/hide 6. Let's Laugh Text article, 1 page
Show/hide 7. Diane Baker Illustration, 1 page
Show/hide 8. Meet Santo and Johnny (In a Spin) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
In a Spin
Show/hide 9. The Fabulous Adventures of Captain Justice (The Fabulous Adventures of Captain Justice) Comic story, 2 pages

"Lance Harwood the journalist is in Orange to follow the proceedings at the trial of Squint Malone a callous and brutal bushranger…"

Featuring

Feature
The Fabulous Adventures of Captain Justice
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Monty Wedd, scripter
Art
Monty Wedd, line art
Show/hide 10. The Cave of Cornelius Text article, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Historical

Credits

Writing
Paul Capon, author
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 11. The Best Party Ever Text story, 0.7 pages
Show/hide 12. Joey Jumper (Joey Jumper) Comic story, 0.3 pages

"I know how to get owl back from the moon!"

Featuring

Feature
Joey Jumper
Genre
Anthropomorphic-Funny Animals
Code
216
Show/hide 13. A Race for Life (Wendy and Jinx) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wendy and Jinx
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Stephan James, scripter
Art
Ray Bailey, line art
 
Philip Townsend, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original editor

Reprint history

Original
Girl (Hulton Press, 1951 series) v5#? (1956)

Notes

This story was titled The Treasure of the Legions in the original printing; A Race for Life is the following story. The episode is from late 1956 (October or November).

Show/hide 14. Chucklers' Corner Text article, 1 page
Show/hide 15. The Jackson Twins (The Jackson Twins) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Jackson Twins
Genre
Teen

Credits

Writing
Dick Brooks, scripter
Show/hide 16. Wonder Questions/Nuty News Text article, 2 pages
Show/hide 17. Johnny Devlin (Johnny Devlin) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Devlin
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Arthur Hudson, scripter
Art
Arthur Hudson, line art
Show/hide 18. Puzzles and Pastimes Activity, 1 page
Show/hide 19. Superman (Superman) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Wayne Boring, line art

Notes

Superman takes aliens, Raj Boz and Goops, to a laboratory where he is experimenting with Red Kryptonite, which makes Superman and the aliens act irrationally. The aliens leave earth warning Superman not to retaliate as they can read his mind and know what he is going to do.

Show/hide 20. Exchange Corner Text article, 1.6 pages
Show/hide 21. Penfriends Text article, 0.4 pages
Show/hide 22. Funland (Funland) Activity, 1 page

"What territory is this super salesman going to cover?"

Featuring

Feature
Funland

Credits

Writing
A. W. Nugent, scripter
Art
A. W. Nugent, line art

Reprint history

Original
Funland (United Feature Syndicate) ?

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2948

Entry created

  • 19/04/2006

Cover added

  • 08/11/2014

Index completed

  • 19/04/2006

Last updated

  • 08/11/2021