Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly #17

Published
September 1966
Page count
84
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]; 0.20 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Beyond the Sinister Barrier (The Spectre) Cover, 1 page

"A book-length spectacular "Beyond the Sinister Barrier!" They fought for posession of the Earth--with Earth itself as the weapon!"

Featuring

Feature
The Spectre
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #61 (March-April 1966)
Beyond the Sinister Barrier
Show/hide 1. Beyond the Sinister Barrier (The Spectre) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Spectre
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #61 (March-April 1966)
Beyond the Sinister Barrier!
Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #492 (October 1982)
Beyond the Sinister Barrier!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Spectre (DC, 2012 series) #1 ([April] 2012)
Beyond the Sinister Barrier!

Synopsis

The Spectre battles the demonic Shathan the Eternal.

Show/hide 2. The Secret of Cell Sixteen Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor
 
Mort Weisinger, original editor (reprint editor)
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Assistant Editor (assistant editor for reprint)

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #1 (February-March 1956)
The Secret of Cell Sixteen
Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #4 ([September 1956?])
The Secret of Cell Sixteen
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #157 (May 1966)
The Secret of Cell Sixteen

Notes

This reprint is sourced from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #157 (May 1966).

Show/hide 3. Rustler's Round Up (Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders

Credits

Art
Dick Ayers, line art
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Bobby Benson's B-Bar-B Riders (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #15 (July-August 1952)
Show/hide 4. The Meteor Man (part 1) (The Doom Patrol) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Doom Patrol
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
Bruno Premiani, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Doom Patrol (DC, 1964 series) #103 (May 1966)
The Meteor Man (part 1)
Also printed
United States
The Doom Patrol Archives (DC, 2002 series) #3 ([February] 2006)
The Meteor Man (part 1)
Show/hide 5. The Blazing Behemoth (The Doom Patrol) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Doom Patrol
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
Bruno Premiani, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Doom Patrol (DC, 1964 series) #103 (May 1966)
The Blazing Behemoth (part 2)
Also printed
United States
The Doom Patrol Archives (DC, 2002 series) #3 ([February] 2006)
The Blazing Behemoth (part 2)
Show/hide 6. The Secret of the Chameleo-Man Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Joe Certa, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #95 (June-July 1966)
The Secret of Chameleo-Man

Synopsis

An astronaut fights monsters in an arena by changing into different monsters.

Show/hide 7. A Day with the Blackhawks (Blackhawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blackhawk
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Chuck Cuidera, inker [as Charles Cuidera]
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #130 (November 1958)
A Day with the Blackhawks
Show/hide 8. Monster Eclipso (Eclipso) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Eclipso
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
Jack Sparling, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #78 (May-June 1966)
Monster Eclipso
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Eclipso (DC, 2009 series) ([August] 2009)
Monster Eclipso

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Cannon

AusReprints ID

  • 485

Entry created

  • 01/12/2003

Cover added

  • 29/12/2014

Index completed

  • 02/12/2003

Last updated

  • 29/12/2014