The Hundred Comic #72

Published
September 1962
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Square bound
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Return of the Nuclear Villain-'Multiple Man' (Wonder Woman) Cover, 1 page

""Mummy--" "Don't--" "-Dont' let go--!" "I must--or I will drag you down! Farewell!" By popular demand! A new "impossible" tale starring the whole Wonder Woman family! "Return of the Nuclear Villain-'Multiple Man'!""

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Editing
Robert Kanigher

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #129 (April 1962)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. The Return of Multiple Man (The Wonder Woman Family) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Wonder Woman Family
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Editing
Robert Kanigher

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #129 (April 1962)
The Return of Multiple Man

Notes

Impossible Tale with the Wonder Family; 4 parts

Show/hide 2. The Great J'onn J'onzz Hunt (John Jones, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jack Miller ?
Art
Joe Certa
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #303 (May 1962)
The Great J'onn J'onzz Hunt
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Great J'onn J'onzz Hunt
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #303.

Synopsis

A criminal gang tries to deduce Mahunter's secret identity by attempting to murder all possible suspects.

Show/hide 3. The Super Salesman of Space Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Bill Ely
Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor)
George Kashdan (Associate Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #71 (June-July 1962)
The Super Salesman of Space
Show/hide 4. The Trap at Fort Vault (Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (editor)
Julius Schwartz (assistant editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #49 (January-February 1955)
Trap at Fort Vault

Notes

This story originally featured Pow Wow Smith. It has been rebranded in this reprint with faces redrawn to resemble Hopalong.

Show/hide 5. Gran'pa Fights a Space War Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Sid Greene

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #141 (June 1962)
Gran'pa Fights A Space War
Show/hide 6. Dupe of the Decoy Bandits (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Dave Wood (?)
Art
Lee Elias
Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associate editor)
George Kashdan (associate editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #126 (June 1962)
Dupe Of The Decoy Bandits
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Dupe Of The Decoy Bandits

Synopsis

Professor Dawes thinks he has a way to outsmart Green Arrow and Speedy with his decoy robberies.

Show/hide 7. Secret of the Energy Weapon (A Space Museum Story) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Space Museum Story
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Carmine Infantino
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #139 (April 1962)
Secret of the Energy Weapon
Show/hide 8. Texas Tim, Ranger (Texas Tim, Ranger) Comic story, 8 pages

"Tim Brennan, of the Texas Rangers, knew there was trouble brewing in the town of Hangman's Knot…"

Featuring

Feature
Texas Tim, Ranger
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Tim Brennan of the Texas Rangers

Credits

Script
Richard Hughes?
Art
Edmond Good

Reprint history

First print
Unknown  (Blazing West ? [American Comics Group])

Notes

This episode is not signed, but the art seems to match the signed episodes by Edmond Good. Richard E. Hughes credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who. The episide is probably from Blazing West 4, 5 or 6.

Show/hide 9. The Man Who Climbed into Space Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #138 (March 1962)
The Man Who Climbed Into Space
Show/hide 10. The Origin of Flash's Masked Identity (The Flash) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #128 (May 1962)
The Origin of the Flash's Masked Identity!
Also printed
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #8 (March 1965)
Origin of Flash's Masked Identity
 
United States
80 Page Giant (DC, 1964 series) #8 (March 1965)
 
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #196 (April 1970)
The Origin of the Flash's Masked Identity!  (80 pg giant G-70)
 
Australia
Giant Flash Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #8 ([January 1971?])
The Origin of Flash's Masked Identity
 
Australia
Giant Flash Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #8 ([January 1971?])
 
Australia
Giant Flash Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #8 ([January 1971?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1974 series) #125 ([September 1975?])
The Origin of Flash's Masked Identity
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1974 series) #125 ([September 1975?])
 
Australia
Super Heroes Annual (Murray, 1979?) ([1979])
The Origin of Flash's Masked Identity
 
Australia
Super Heroes Annual (Murray, 1979?) ([1979])
 
Australia
Super Heroes Annual (Murray, 1979?) ([1979])
 
United States
More Secret Origins Replica Edition #1 (DC, 1999 series) (1999)
Origin of Flash's Masked Identity
 
United States
More Secret Origins Replica Edition #1 (DC, 1999 series) (1999)
 
United States
The Flash Archives (DC, 1994 series) #4 ([April] 2006)
The Origin of the Flash's Masked Identity!
 
United States
The Flash Archives (DC, 1994 series) #4 ([April] 2006)
From GCD
From Flash, The (DC, 1959 series) #128 (May 1962)
 
from Flash, The (DC, 1959 series) #128
 
from Flash, The (DC, 1959 series) #128 (May 1962)
 
from Flash, The (DC, 1961 series) #128 (May 1962)
Original
The Flash 128, May 1962
This version
The Flash 196, April-May 1970 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-70)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 33197

Entry created

  • 14/08/2007

Cover added

  • 10/07/2016

Index completed

  • 26/07/2008

Last updated

  • 14/11/2016