Colossal Comic #29

Published
May 1964
Page count
164
Cover price
3/6
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 (Superman and Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page

"164 Pages!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

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First published in this issue

Notes

Despite the typical layout, this does not look like a Hart Amos cover. This issue also includes fillers: Peter Puptent; General Little; Jerry the Jitterbug; Professor Eureka; Casey the Cop (2); Lucky; and Moolah the Mystic (2).

Show/hide 1. One Ounce of Doom (Batman with Robin The Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 2. Lois Lane, Policewoman (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #84 (September-October 1953)
 
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #84 (September-October 1953)
Lois Lane, Policewoman
Show/hide 3. The Man Marooned on Earth Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #48 (March 1956)
Show/hide 4. The Rocket Raiders (Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Ed Herron?
Art
George Papp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (editor-in-chief), Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Murray Boltinoff (assoc), George Kashdan (assoc)

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First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #94 (May-June 1958)
Show/hide 5. The Caveman at Large (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. The Return of Planet Krypton (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 7. The Super-Outlaw of Smallville (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Jack Schiff (Managing Editor), Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (story editors)

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #241 (October 1957)
Show/hide 8. The Anti-Gravity Man (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

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First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #41 (December 1957-January 1958)
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #109 ([March 1958])
Show/hide 9. The Floating Doom (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Mort Weisinger (story editor)
George Kashdan (story editor)

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #238 (July 1957)
Printed in
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #32 ([December 1957])
The Floating Doom
Show/hide 10. The Academy Awards of Space (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (managing)
Mort Weisinger, George Kashdan (assistants)

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #231 (August 1957)
The Academy Awards of Space
Printed in
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #32 ([December 1957])
The Academy Awards of Space
Show/hide 11. Superman's Kid Brother (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 12. The Girl Planeteer (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whit Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #227 (April 1957)
Show/hide 13. The Thing from 40,000 A.D. (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 14. The House of 100 Dreams Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Bill Ely
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #52 (July 1956)
Show/hide 15. The Game of Kriss-Kross Krypton (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Mort Weisinger (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #60 (October 1957)
Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #338 (November 1965)
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #55 ([October 1966?])
Show/hide 16. The Show-Off of the Sea (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Mort Weisinger (story editor)
George Kashdan (story editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #235 (April 1957)
Show/hide 17. The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen (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

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #22 (August 1957)
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
Printed in
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #32 ([December 1957])
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen!
Also printed
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #1 ([August] 1960)
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #1 ([August] 1960)
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #2 ([September 1962?])
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #2 ([September 1962?])
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
 
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #113 (August-September 1968)
 (80 Page Giant G50)
 
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #113 (August-September 1968)
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #6 ([September 1971?])
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #6 ([September 1971?])
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
 
United States
Giant Superman Annual #1 Replica Edition (DC, 1998 series) #[nn] (June 1998)
 
United States
Giant Superman Annual #1 Replica Edition (DC, 1998 series) #[nn] (June 1998)
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Superman Family (DC, 2006 series) #Volume One (2006)
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
 
United States
Superman: The Amazing Transformations of Jimmy Olsen (DC, 2007 series) ([July] 2007)
 
United States
Superman: The Amazing Transformations of Jimmy Olsen (DC, 2007 series) ([July] 2007)
The Super-Brain of Jimmy Olsen
Show/hide 18. The Gaucho of Smallville (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 19. Superman in Superman Land (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Notes

Despite the typical layout, this does not look like a Hart Amos cover. This issue also includes fillers: Peter Puptent; General Little; Jerry the Jitterbug; Professor Eureka; Casey the Cop (2); Lucky; and Moolah the Mystic (2).

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 37838

Entry created

  • 04/07/2009

Cover added

  • 04/07/2009

Index completed

  • 04/07/2009

Last updated

  • 04/07/2009