Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly #39

Published
July 1968
Page count
84
Cover price
0.20 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Wonder Woman's Evil Twin (Wonder Woman) Cover, 1 page

""I-I've just been changed into a child! H-how can I beat this evil Wonder Woman!?" "Wonder Woman's Evil Twin!""

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Irv Novick, line art
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Robert Kanigher, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #175 (March-April 1968)
Wonder Woman's Evil Twin!
Show/hide 1. Wonder Woman's Evil Twin (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 23 pages
Show/hide 2. The Boy Who Lost Touch with the World (The Flash Presents Kid Flash) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash Presents Kid Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #164 (September 1966)
The Boy Who Lost Touch with the World
Also printed
United States
Teen Titans Annual No. 1, 1967 Issue (DC, 1999 series) #[nn] ([February] 1999)
The Boy Who Lost Touch with the World
Show/hide 3. So You're Faceless (J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 10.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Joe Certa, line art
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #173 (March-April 1968)
So You're Faceless!

Synopsis

The Manhunter is captured by Faceless, who is revealed to be the real Marco Xavier, whose death was faked months ago. The untested super-weapon stolen by VULTURE explodes, defeating the organization and killing Faceless.

Notes

Reprints the final J'onn J'onzz "House of Mystery" appearance.

Show/hide 4. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"Halt!/You've got me cornered. I give up!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Humour
Code
5525

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #39 ([July 1968?])
Show/hide 5. War Cart to Tank! (War Cart to Tank) Comic story, 1 page

"Today's modern tank had its beginnings a long time ago!"

Featuring

Feature
War Cart to Tank
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Robert Kanigher, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Star Spangled War Stories (DC, 1952 series) #18 (February 1954)
War Cart to Tank!
Also printed
United States
Star Spangled War Stories (DC, 1952 series) #62 (October 1957)
War Cart to Tank
 
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #137 (June 1959)
War Cart to Tank!
Show/hide 6. Elongated Man Throws His Weight Around (The Elongated Man) Comic story, 8.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Elongated Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Sid Greene, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #372 (February 1968)
Elongated Man Throws His Weight Around!
Show/hide 7. Professor Eureka (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"This expedition to the north pole is something I wanted to do for a long time!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #59 (July-August 1952)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #83 (August 1957)
Untitled
 
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #17 ([February 1958?])
Professor Eureka
 
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #177 (October 1962)
No title recorded
Show/hide 8. The Man of 1,000 Faces (Tim Holt) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tim Holt
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Frank Bolle, line art
 
Frank Bolle , inker
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tim Holt (Magazine Enterprises, 1948 series) #30 (June-July 1952)
The Man of 1,000 Faces!
Show/hide 9. The Super Race (Blackhawk) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blackhawk
Genre
War

Credits

Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Chuck Cuidera, inker
Editing
Al Grenet, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Blackhawk (Quality, 1944 series) #103 (August 1956)
The Super Race
Show/hide 10. We Fought the Giant of Island X Comic story, 8 pages

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 3102

Entry created

  • 08/04/2007

Cover added

  • 22/07/2015

Index completed

  • 30/05/2009

Last updated

  • 22/07/2015