Mighty Comic #28

Published
March 1962
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Cosmic Fun-House! (Justice League of America) Cover, 1 page

""The Justice League Members don't realise it--but they've really changed into the very distortions they see of themselves in the mirror!" Featuring the world's greatest super-heroes in "The Cosmic Fun-House!""

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #7 (October-November 1961)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
Also printed
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #7 (October-November 1961)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #76 (November-December 1969)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #188 ([June 1975?])
The Cosmic Fun-House
 
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #2 (September 1993)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
Compare
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #76 (November-December 1969)
Untitled
From GCD
in Justice League of America Archives, The (DC, 1992 series) #2 (September 1993)
in Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2005 series) #1 [black and white]
 
in Justice League of America Archives, The (DC, 1992 series) #9 (November 2004)
Show/hide 1. The Cosmic Fun-House (Justice League) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League
Genre
Superhero

Credits

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

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #7 (October-November 1961)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
Also printed
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #7 (October-November 1961)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
 
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #76 (November-December 1969)
The Cosmic Fun-House!  (80 Page Giant G65)
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #188 ([June 1975?])
The Cosmic Fun-House
 
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #2 (September 1993)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #1 ([December] 2005)
The Cosmic Fun-House!
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #7 (October-November 1961).
 
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #7 (October-November 1961)
 
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #7

Synopsis

Snapper Carr and his girl Midge must be rescued by members of the Justice League after a strange trip through the new Happy Harbor fun-house. Those members, however, end up replaced by aliens from Angellax.

Notes

The last page of each chapter has had the artwork "extended" to fill the whole page.

Show/hide 2. Granny (Granny) Comic story, 1 page

""No smoking""

Featuring

Feature
Granny
Genre
Humour

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 3. Captives of Medicine Man Island Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Occult

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #114 (September 1961)
Captives of Medicine Man Island
Show/hide 4. Tenderfoot (Tenderfoot) Comic story, 8 pages

"Old-time westerns will tell you that a Tenderfoot lacks "savvy"…"

Featuring

Feature
Tenderfoot
Genre
Western
Characters
Horace Brentwood

Credits

Script
Richard E. Wright ?
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Reprint history

First print
Unknown  (Blazing West (American Comics Group, 1948 series) #?)
Show/hide 5. Death Guarded the Doom Box (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Super hero; adventure

Credits

Script
Arnold Drake?
Art
Bob Brown
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #23 (December 1961-January 1962)
Show/hide 6. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

"I'm lucky! There's a place to park!"

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 7. The Dummy of Doom Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
George Roussos
Editing
Jack Schiff

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #116 (November 1961)
The Dummy of Doom
Show/hide 8. The Amazing Dr. Elektro (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Bob Brown
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor)
George Kashdan (Associate Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #66 (October 1961)
Show/hide 9. We Released the Creatures of the Golden Charms Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Lee Elias
Editing
Jack Schiff, Murray Boltinoff, George Kashdan (both associates)

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #61 (November 1961)

Notes

The cover lists this story as "We Released the Beasts of the Golden Charms".

Show/hide 10. Playful Pop and the Kiddies (Playful Pop) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Playful Pop
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Phil Berube
Art
Phil Berube
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #121 (June 1948)
Playful Pop and the Kiddies
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #91 (April 1955)
Playful Pop and the Kiddies
Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #278 (November 1960)
Playful Pop and the Kiddies

Notes

The Action Comics original of this feature is signed, but it is not in this reprint, nor in the Batman and Adventure Comics versions. This reprint is probably from one of those sources.

Show/hide 11. Injun Jones (Injun Jones) Comic story, 12 pages

"From the towering Rockies to the glittering stretches of desert…"

Featuring

Feature
Injun Jones
Genre
Western

Credits

Editing
Richard E. Huges

Reprint history

First print
Unknown  (Blazing West (American Comics Group, 1948 series) #?)
Show/hide 12. Water Wonders of the World (Water Wonders of the World) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Water Wonders of the World
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #32 ([December 1967?])

Synopsis

Information on river velocity and force; artificial sea water; waterspouts; and tidal waves.

Notes

On inside back cover.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 35610

Entry created

  • 06/01/2008

Cover added

  • 06/01/2008

Index completed

  • 09/06/2008

Last updated

  • 20/04/2011