Five-Score Plus Comic Monthly #30

Published
October 1960
Page count
116
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
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
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Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover We Fought the Beasts of Petrified Island! Cover, 1 page

""Look! That prehistoric mammoth is coming to life! Clear out of here!" "We Fought the Beasts of Petrified Island!""

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #44 (June 1960)
Show/hide 1. We Fought the Beasts of Petrified Island Comic story, 9 pages
Show/hide 2. Escape from Earth Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. Cowboy on Mars Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Mann Rubin
Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #6 (February-March 1952)
Show/hide 4. The Alien Who Changed History Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #97 (April 1960)
Show/hide 5. The Under-World Spy Squad (Mr. District Attorney) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr. District Attorney
Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Ray Burnley
Letters
JL
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mr. District Attorney (DC, 1948 series) #54 (November-December 1956)
Show/hide 6. The Cats Who Knew Too Much Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 7. The Pirate Brain Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Lee Elias
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #96 (March 1960)
Show/hide 8. I Am a Camera Cop Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Detective-Mystery

Credits

Art
Ralph Mayo
Letters
JL
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mr. District Attorney (DC, 1948 series) #46 (July-August 1955)
Show/hide 9. The Man Who Weighed 20 Tons! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome [as John Osgood]
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #7 (April-May 1952)
Show/hide 10. Kidnaped in Space Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #5 (December 1951-January 1952)
Show/hide 11. We Were Ruled by the Emperor Beast Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-supernatural

Credits

Art
George Roussos
Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associate)
George Kashdan (associate)

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #43 (May 1960)
Show/hide 12. The Martian Horse Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 13. The Newsboy Brigade (Big Town) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town
Genre
Crime

Credits

Script
France Herron
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
John Giunta
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Julius Scwartz (uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #26 (March-April 1954)
Show/hide 14. The Man Who Cheated Death Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Bill Ely
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #101 (August 1960)
Also printed
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #157 (May-June 1974)
Show/hide 15. Doctor Rocket (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 1 page

"There goes Dr. Rocket up in that missile!"

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff

Notes

Begins: "There goes Dr. Rocket up in that missile!"

Show/hide 16. Curse of the Ghost Caravan Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Bill Ely
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #100 (July 1960)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 33053

Entry created

  • 06/08/2007

Cover added

  • 31/07/2016

Index completed

  • 21/03/2009

Last updated

  • 31/07/2016