The Brave and the Bold #1

Published
February 1956
Page count
24
Cover price
9d [0-0-9 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size (185mm x 265mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Invitation (The Golden Gladiator; The Viking Prince; The Silent Knight) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Golden Gladiator; The Viking Prince; The Silent Knight
Genre
Adventure; Historical

Credits

Art
Russ Heath (Golden Gladiator figure)
Joe Kubert (Viking Prince figure)
Irv Novick (Silent Knight figure)
Letters
Typeset
Ira Schnapp (logo design)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #1 (August-September 1955)
No title recorded
Show/hide 1. The Thunder of the Chariots! (The Golden Gladiator) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Golden Gladiator
Genre
Historical
Characters
The Golden Gladiator (intro); Praetor Clodius Crassus; Cinna (villain); Caius; Lucia; Crixus; Cotta

Credits

Script
France Herron
Art
Russ Heath
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #1 (August-September 1955)
The Thunder of the Chariots!
Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #98 ([August 1964?])
The Thunder of the Chariots
 
United States
DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #12 (May-June 1971)
The Thunder of the Chariots!
 
United States
The Best of the Brave and the Bold (DC, 1988 series) #1 (October 1988)
The Thunder of the Chariots

Notes

Artwork on the last four pages of the original story have been reduced and combined into two pages. The original printing was eight pages.

Show/hide 2. Battle for the Dragon Ship! (The Viking Prince) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. Duel in Forest Perilous! (The Silent Knight) Comic story, 8 pages

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 31735

Entry created

  • 16/06/2007

Cover added

  • 07/09/2014

Index completed

  • 07/09/2014

Last updated

  • 05/05/2018