Five-Score Comic Monthly #1

Published
May 1958
Page count
100
Cover price
2/-
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover No title recorded Cover, 1 page

""Hail--Queen Noom-Sha! She has returned to us!" Featuring "I was Queen of the Ancient Khapirs!""

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #19 (January-February 1958)
Show/hide 1. Hollywood Ha-lights (Hollywood Ha-lights) Comic story, 1 page

"This is a stick-up! Line up against the wall!"

Featuring

Feature
Hollywood Ha-lights
Genre
Gags

Notes

Begins: "This is a stick-up! Line up against the wall!"

Show/hide 2. I Was Queen of the Ancient Khapirs Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 3. The Secret of the Sleeping Spaceman Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #88 (January 1958)
Show/hide 4. The Secret of the Superman Dummies (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #25 (December 1957)
Show/hide 5. The Last Sorcerer Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. The Earth Gladiator Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #20 (December 1957)
Show/hide 7. The Three-Foot Sleuth Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 8. I Was Trapped in Dimension TV Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 9. Mystery Language from Space Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #87 (December 1957)
Show/hide 10. The Fire-Fighter of the Seven Seas (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
WHitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #199 (April 1954)
Show/hide 11. The Miniature Disasters Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
George Roussos
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #69 (December 1957)
Show/hide 12. The Robot Without a World (Space Cabbie) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Space Cabbie
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #29 (December 1955-January 1956)
Show/hide 13. The Big Alibi Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Detective

Credits

Art
Bernard Baily
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Gang Busters (DC, 1947 series) #60 (October-November 1957)
Show/hide 14. Man of a Thousand Shapes Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #66 (March 1956)
Also printed
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #207 (December 1967)
 
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)
Show/hide 15. The Face Behind the Mask Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 16. The Warning Out of Time Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Julius Schwartz (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #88 (January 1958)
Show/hide 17. Amazing Ratios (Amazing Ratios) Comic story, 1 page

"The clavius crater of the moon is so immense that the state of Rhode Island could fit inside it without touching any of the crater walls!"

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Ratios
Genre
Fact

Synopsis

Information on the Clavius Crater on the moon, division of bacteria, chemical energy and rocks under the ocean.

Notes

Begins: "The clavius crater of the moon is so immense that the state of Rhode Island could fit inside it without touching any of the crater walls!"


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 34488

Entry created

  • 29/09/2007

Cover added

  • 19/03/2009

Index completed

  • 18/06/2009

Last updated

  • 18/06/2009