Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly #20

Published
December 1966
Page count
84
Cover price
20 cents or 2/-
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Mirror with 20-20 Vision (The Flash) Cover, 1 page

""The Mirror with 20-20 Vision!" It sees all! Knows all! Tells all! "I missed you this time Flash! But my future-mirror reveals that there's no way for you to avoid my next blast!""

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #161 (May 1966)
Show/hide 1. The Mirror With 20-20 Vision (The Flash) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #161 (May 1966)
Show/hide 2. Six Pawns for a King (Blackhawk World War II Combat Diary) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blackhawk World War II Combat Diary
Genre
War

Credits

Art
Dick Dillin, penciller
 
Chuck Cuidera, inker [as Charles Cuidera]
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Blackhawk (DC, 1957 series) #222 (July 1966)
Show/hide 3. The Startling Secret of Diana Prince (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Editing
Robert Kanigher, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #162 (May 1966)

Notes

This story is based on the story from Sensation Comics 1 and shows how Diana Prince came to the USA.

Show/hide 4. The Plant that Plotted Murder (Captain Comet) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #44 (May 1954)
Also printed
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #1 ([September 1954?])
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #21 ([April 1962?])
Show/hide 5. Prairie Panic (Tim Holt) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tim Holt
Genre
Western

Credits

Art
Frank Bolle, line art

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Original
Show/hide 6. The Unmasking of Marco Xavier (J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
J'onn J'onzz, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Joe Certa, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #161 (September 1966)
Show/hide 7. The Puzzling Prophecies of the Tea Leaves (The Elongated Man) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Elongated Man
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #353 (July 1966)
Show/hide 8. Dr. Foogle (Dr. Foogle) Comic story, 1 page

"This machine will be a boon to civilization. It will rain by the mere push of a button!"

Featuring

Feature
Dr. Foogle
Genre
Gags

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "This machine will be a boon to civilization. It will rain by the mere push of a button!"

Show/hide 9. From Eternity to Here Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 10. Spy Train (King Faraday) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
King Faraday
Genre
Spy

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, Story Editor
 
George Kashdan, Story Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #64 (May-June 1953)
 
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #50 (May-June 1964)
Spy Train
Also printed
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #50 (May-June 1964)
 
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #75 ([August 1964?])
 
United States
The Greatest 1950s Stories Ever Told (DC, 1990 series) ([October] 1990)

Notes

"A special thriller featuring King Faraday" Originally scheduled for Danger Trail 6, which was never published.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 608

Entry created

  • 07/12/2003

Cover added

  • 12/03/2005

Index completed

  • 21/06/2009

Last updated

  • 21/06/2009