Congo Bill #6

DC Comics

United States

Published
June-July 1955
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/78693

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Gorilla City! (Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 1. Bombo-- the Rage of London! (Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu; Bombo; Trent;

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #9 ([February 1957?])
Bombo--the Rage of London!
Show/hide 2. "Hi, Shorty. Any luck hunting out in the jungle?" (Shorty) Cartoon, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Characters
Shorty

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #30 ([February 1957?])
Shorty
Show/hide 3. The Jungle Trolley Car! (Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu; Mr. Cranshaw; Chota (cameo)

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 4. "I made the long journey here to obtain rare specimens of wild flowers." (Professor Eureka) Cartoon, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Characters
Professor Eureka

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 5. The World's Greatest Hunters Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 6. Unseen Dangers of the Jungle Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Credits

Author
Jackson Minton
Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. Gorilla City! (Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Congo Bill with Janu the Jungle Boy
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Congo Bill; Janu

Credits

Script
George Kashdan
Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

From GCD
in Greatest 1950s Stories Ever Told, The (DC, 1990 series) #nn (1990)
in Greatest 1950s Stories Ever Told, The (DC, 1992 series) #nn

Synopsis

Congo Bill and Janu are taken as captives to a village populated by intelligent gorillas, but discover they are not what they appear.

Notes

The art for the splash panel and the cover is the same.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34074

Entry created

  • 23/09/2007

Cover added

  • 01/05/2010

Index completed

  • 11/07/2011

Last updated

  • 11/07/2011