Mighty Comic #18

Published
July 1960
Page count
116
Cover price
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 Challenge of the Weapons Master! (Justice League of America) Cover, 1 page

"Now 116 pages A Star-Studded Spectacular... "Challenge of the Weapons Master!""

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #29 (April-May 1960)
Show/hide 1. Challenge of the Weapons Master (Justice League of America) Comic story, 26 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker (chapters 1,3,5)
 
Joe Giella, inker (chapters 2,4)
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #62 ([October 1974?])
Original
The Brave and the Bold 29, April-May 1960
Show/hide 2. The Man Who Insured a Frontier (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western

Credits

Art
Fred Ray, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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Original
Tomahawk 67, March-April 1960
Show/hide 3. The Amazing 70-ton Man (Fantasy story) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Fantasy story
Genre
Occult

Credits

Art
Joe Kubert, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Original
House of Mystery 96, March 1960
Show/hide 4. It's a Woman's World (Science fiction story) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Science fiction story
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter [as John Osgood]
Art
Bob Oksner, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Mystery in Space 8, June-July 1952
Show/hide 5. Wonder Girl's Birthday Party (Wondergirl) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wondergirl
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

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

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Original
Wonder Woman 113, April 1960
Show/hide 6. Doctor Rocket Comic story, 1 page

"We need young men for this experimental flight!"

Featuring

Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Notes

Begins: "We need young men for this experimental flight!"

Show/hide 7. The Prankster of Deep River Junction (The Nighthawk) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Nighthawk
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
 
George Kashdan, author
Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Jack Schiff, Assistant Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, editor (art)

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Original
Western Comics 31, January-February 1952
Show/hide 8. The Invasion of the Jewel-Men (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

Original
Tales Of The Unexpected 46, February 1960
Show/hide 9. The Hounds and the Hare (The Hounds and the Hare) Comic story, 6 pages

"Put your nose to the ground and keep sniffing, son..."

Featuring

Feature
The Hounds and the Hare
Genre
Super-hero

Notes

Begins: "Put your nose to the ground and keep sniffing, son..."

Show/hide 10. The Hybrid Monster (A Mark Merlin Mystery) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Mark Merlin Mystery
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

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Original
House of Secrets 31, April 1960
Show/hide 11. Gun-Duel at Copper Creek (Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Law-Man) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pow-Wow Smith, Indian Law-Man
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, line art
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor
 
Julius Schwartz, editor (assitant)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #80 (March-April 1960)
Gun Duel at Copper Creek
Also printed
United States
All-Star Western (DC, 1970 series) #1 (August-September 1970)
Gun-Duel at Copper Creek
 
Australia
Pow-Wow Smith (Murray, 1982?) ([1982?])
 
Australia
Pow-Wow Smith (Murray, 1982?) ([1982?])
Gun-Duel at Copper Creek
Original
Western Comics 80, March-April 1960

Notes

Originally written as a Hopalong Cassidy story: " The Last Showdown"; rewritten after that comic was canceled.

Show/hide 12. Professor Eureka Comic story, 1 page

"Here it is-the Great Sphinx!"

Featuring

Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Notes

Begins: "Here it is-the Great Sphinx!"

Show/hide 13. The Seven Wonders of Space Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter [as Robert Starr]
Art
Murphy Anderson, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Mystery in Space 9, August-September 1952

Notes

Science fiction story


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 732

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 22/12/2006

Index completed

  • 08/12/2003

Last updated

  • 08/01/2011