The Hundred Comic Monthly #4

Published
January 1957
Page count
100
Cover price
2/-
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

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Show/hide Cover No title recorded (The Vigilante) Cover, 1 page

"100 pages!"

Featuring

Feature
The Vigilante
Genre
Western

Credits

Art
?

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First published in this issue
Based on
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #178 — The Boy in the Lead Mask (page 1)
Show/hide 1. The Outlaw Stallion (The Vigilante) Comic story, 7.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Vigilante
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Pencils
Bob Brown Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #178 (March 1953)
Show/hide 2. Lover from the Dead (Lover from the Dead) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"During the reign of Louis XIV, the most famouse actress of her day Mlle. Hyperion Clairon, was engaged to one Monsieur de Seurat."

Featuring

Feature
Lover from the Dead
Genre
Period
Characters
Mlle. Hyperion Clairon

Credits

Art
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #7 (October 1952)
Show/hide 3. Mission of Mystery (Congo Bill and Janu the Jungle Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill and Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Art
Ed Smalle
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Jack Schiff (Managing Editor), Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (story editors)

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First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #162 (November 1951)
Show/hide 4. Buzzy (Buzzy) Text article, 6 pages

"What's the matter, Susie? You look as if you're not glad to see me!"

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Humor (comedy)
Show/hide 5. The Man Who Broke the Time Barrier (The Flash) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 6. The Magic Monkey Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Art
Bill Ely
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #48 (March 1956)
Show/hide 7. Rodeo Circuit (Rodeo Circuit) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rodeo Circuit
Genre
Fact

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 8. The Dodo and the Frog (The Dodo and the Frog) Comic story, 4 pages

"Hello, Fenimore! Goodbye, Fenimore. Why the big rush, Beanbrain?"

Featuring

Feature
The Dodo and the Frog
Genre
Humor (comedy)

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 9. I Made a Pact with "THEM" Comic story, 7 pages

Credits

Art
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (editor)
Jack Schiff (associate)
Murray Boltinoff (associate)
George Kashdan (associate)

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First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #9 (May-June 1956)
Show/hide 10. The Hunter of the Seven Seas (Aquaman) Comic story, 5.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (assistants)

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #190 (July 1953)
Show/hide 11. Tree of the Dead (Tree of the Dead) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"A strange tale is told of a Date Tree which stands today at Orleans and Dauphine Streets in New Orleans!"

Featuring

Feature
Tree of the Dead
Genre
Fact

Credits

Art
?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #8 (November 1952)
Show/hide 12. Fabulous Animal Exhibitions (Fabulous Animal Exhibitions) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Fabulous Animal Exhibitions
Genre
Fact

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 13. Liz (Liz) Comic story, 6.5 pages

"Liz, if you're not busy tonight, I'd like to come over and visit with you!"

Featuring

Feature
Liz
Genre
Teen

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 14. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Want a lift, Casey?"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 15. Camels on the Warpath (The Wyoming Kid) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 16. There's No Place Like Earth Comic story, 5.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Samachson
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Julius Schwartz

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #32 (November 1954)
 
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #32 (June-July 1956)
There's No Place Like Earth!
Show/hide 17. Jerry the Jitterbug (Jerry the Jitterbug) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"So long, Tommy!"

Featuring

Feature
Jerry the Jitterbug
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 18. Dizzy Dog (Dizzy Dog) Comic story, 5 pages

"Hey, Diz! What's the idea of living out here in a tent when your house is right behind you?"

Featuring

Feature
Dizzy Dog
Genre
Funny animals

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 19. The First Commandos (The First Commandos) Comic story, 1 page

"The Vikings were the first commandos..."

Featuring

Feature
The First Commandos
Genre
Fact
Job code
B-2885

Credits

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

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Also printed
Australia
My Greatest Adventure (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #22 ([January 1957])
 
United States
DC Special (DC, 1975 series) #24 (October-November 1976)
Show/hide 20. Manhunter from Mars (John Jones, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 5.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
?
Show/hide 21. Shorty (Shorty) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Who do you think you're talking to?"

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 22. The Space Hall of Fame (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whit Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #209 (October 1955)
Show/hide 23. Movie Ha-Lights (Movie Ha-Lights) Comic story, 1 page

"Miss Moore! Are you responsible for such carelessness?"

Featuring

Feature
Movie Ha-Lights
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Harry Lazarus
Art
Harry Lazarus
Letters
Harry Lazarus
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
The Adventures of Alan Ladd (DC, 1949 series) #5 (June-July 1950)
Also printed
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #77 (July-August 1955)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #304 (January 1963)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller
  • Michael F

AusReprints ID

  • 3095

Entry created

  • 08/04/2007

Cover added

  • 08/04/2007

Index completed

  • 16/07/2009

Last updated

  • 13/02/2010