Whiz #A160

Published
1945
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
OPC

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
T. H. Rayner, line art [signed as THR]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Krazy Kapers) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Krazy Kapers
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
T. H. Rayner, scripter [signed as THR]
Art
T. H. Rayner, line art [signed as THR]
Text
T. H. Rayner , letterer
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Tex Lawrence Inventor) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tex Lawrence Inventor
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Theo, scripter [signed]
Art
Theo, line art [signed]
Text
Theo , letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Sparkler (OPC, 1944?) #A128 ([1944?])
Untitled
Show/hide 3. A Chinese Transparency (This Will Trick Them!) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
This Will Trick Them!

Credits

Writing
, author
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Sparkler (OPC, 1944?) #A128 ([1944?])
A Chinese Transparency
Show/hide 4. Bob Guntle's Beetle Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Jack Kilgour, scripter [signed as J. Kilgour]
Art
Jack Kilgour, line art [signed as J. Kilgour]
Text
Jack Kilgour , letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Sparkler (OPC, 1944?) #A128 ([1944?])
Bob Guntle's Beetle
Show/hide 5. Thought-Reading (A Simple Card Trick) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Simple Card Trick

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Sparkler (OPC, 1944?) #A128 ([1944?])
Thought-Reading
Show/hide 6. Bob Tracy Secret Service Agent Text story, 8 pages

Credits

Writing
, author
Art
T. H. Rayner , line art (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Sparkler (OPC, 1944?) #A128 ([1944?])
Untitled [Bob Tracy Secret Service Agent]

Notes

Artist identity suggested by Jeff Battista.

Show/hide 7. Untitled [Blow Lamp Bill] (P.D Harry) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
P.D Harry
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Norm Hackett, scripter [signed]
Art
Norm Hackett, line art [signed]
Text
Norm Hackett , letterer
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Krazy Kapers) Cartoon, 1 page

"I'm more or less new at this game!"

Featuring

Feature
Krazy Kapers
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
T. H. Rayner, scripter [signed as THR]
Art
T. H. Rayner, line art [signed as THR]
Colours
, colourist
Text
T. H. Rayner , letterer

Notes

Except for the covers (inside and out), Whiz contains the same contents as OPC's earlier Sparkler.

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This issue includes help from

  • Jeff Battista

AusReprints ID

  • 67299

Entry created

  • 01/08/2022

Cover added

  • 01/08/2022

Last updated

  • 01/08/2022