Mighty The 100-Page Comic! #3

Published
January 1958
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
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Hart Amos , line art

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First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. Menace of the Mermen! (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Harry Peter, line art [as Harry G. Peter]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Robert Kanigher, editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #93 (October 1957)
Menace of the Mermen!
Show/hide 2. Three Gambles with Fate Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Occult

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

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First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #68 (November 1957)
Three Gambles With Fate
Show/hide 3. The Indian Peddler (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western; period

Credits

Art
Bob Brown, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
George Kashdan, editor

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First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #47 (March 1957)
The Indian Peddler
Show/hide 4. Pinky and Winky (Pinky and Winky) Comic story, 5 pages

"I wonder why we're alway's broke, Pinky?"

Featuring

Feature
Pinky and Winky
Genre
Funny animals

Credits

Art
Rube Grossman, line art

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First print
Unknown  (Leading Screen Comics (DC, 1950 series))
Show/hide 5. Hi! Kids! Mighty Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"Hi! Kids! Be sure to buy your copy of the great Mighty comics! --- On sale now!"

Details

Printed
1958
More...
Hi! Kids! Mighty
Show/hide 6. The Day the Earth Blew Up (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 7. The Tyrans: Chapter Two (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Jack Kirby, penciller
 
Bruno Premiani, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #11 (November-December 1957)
The Tyrans
Also printed
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1973 series) #80 (June-July 1973)
Chapter Two: The Tyrans
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1974 series) #109 ([May 1974?])
The Tyrans Chapter Two
 
United States
Challengers of the Unknown Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 ([July] 2003)
The Tyrans [Chapter 2]
 
United States
Showcase Presents Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 2006 series) #Volume 1 ([October] 2006)
The Tyrans [Chapter Two]
From GCD
from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #11 (November-December 1957)
 
from SHOWCASE (DC, 1956 series) #11 (November-December 1957)
 
from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #11.

Notes

Four part story.

Show/hide 8. The Thing That Came Out of the Sea: Chapter Three (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 9. One Minute To Doom: Chapter Four (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Jack Kirby, penciller
 
Bruno Premiani, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

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First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #11 (November-December 1957)
One Minute to Doom
Also printed
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1973 series) #80 (June-July 1973)
Chapter Four: One Minute To Doom
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1974 series) #109 ([May 1974?])
One Minute to Doom Chapter Four
 
United States
Challengers of the Unknown Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 ([July] 2003)
One Minute to Doom [Chapter 4]
 
United States
Showcase Presents Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 2006 series) #Volume 1 ([October] 2006)
One Minute to Doom [Chapter Four]
From GCD
from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #11 (November-December 1957)
 
from SHOWCASE (DC, 1956 series) #11 (November-December 1957)
 
from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #11.

Notes

Four part story.

Show/hide 10. The Falcon Master! (Robin Hood Tales) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin Hood Tales
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Robert Kanigher, editor

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First print
United States
Robin Hood Tales (DC, 1957 series) #12 (November-December 1957)
Show/hide 11. Varsity Vic (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 12. The New Year's Eve of 2000 A.D.! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Sid Greene, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

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First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #38 (June-July 1957)
The New Year's Eve of 2000 A.D.
Show/hide 13. Nighthawk's Identity-Guessing Contest! (The Nighthawk) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Nighthawk
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #63 (May-June 1957)
Nighthawk's Identity-Guessing Contest
Show/hide 14. Wolfie Outsmarts Wolfie! (Peter Porkchops) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Peter Porkchops
Genre
Funny animals
Code
199

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First print
Unknown  (Leading Screen Comics ? Peter Porkchops ?)
Show/hide 15. Fourth Alarm (Fireman Farrell) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Fireman Farrell
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
John Prentice, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

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First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #1 (March-April 1956)
Fourth Alarm
Also printed
United States
The Essential Showcase 1956-1959 (DC, 1992 series) ([November] 1992)
Fourth Alarm
From GCD
from Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #1 (March 1956)
Show/hide 16. Too Big for this World! Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Mann Rubin, scripter [as Robert Starr]
Art
Bob Oksner, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #6 (March 1951)
Too Big For This World

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 570

Entry created

  • 04/12/2003

Cover added

  • 31/05/2006

Index completed

  • 04/12/2003

Last updated

  • 21/05/2011