Mighty Comic #47

Published
June 1965
Page count
84
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Silver Age 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 Riddle of the Runaway Room! (Justice League of America) Cover, 1 page

""The Riddle of the Runaway Room" Special Guest Superman"

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #31 (November 1964)
Riddle of the Runaway Room!
Also printed
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #5 ([July] 1999)
Riddle of the Runaway Room!
Show/hide 1. The Riddle of the Runaway Room (Justice League of America) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Hawkman

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #31 (November 1964)
Riddle of the Runaway Room!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #190 ([August 1975?])
Riddle of the Runaway Room
 
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #5 ([July] 1999)
Riddle of the Runaway Room!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Justice League of America (DC, 2006 series) #2 ([July] 2007)
Riddle of the Runaway Room!

Synopsis

Hawkman's first case as a member of the JLA involves low-level crook Joe Parry who has come into possession of an alien machine with which he creates three different threats against the JLA.

Show/hide 2. The Runaway World (Interplanetary Insurance, Inc) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Interplanetary Insurance, Inc
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Sid Gerson, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #18 (February-March 1954)
The Runaway World
Show/hide 3. Wonder Girl's Mysterious Father (Wonder Woman tells a story of Wonder Girl) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman tells a story of Wonder Girl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Girl

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) #152 (February 1965)
Wonder Girl's Mysterious Father

Synopsis

A ship wrecked sailor mistakes Wonder Girl for his daughter. A ship wrecked sailor mistakes Wonder Girl for his daughter

Notes

The script states this is an adventure of Wonder Woman when she was a teenager, but Wonder Woman appears in some panels!

Show/hide 4. The Lamp that Changed People Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Jack Schiff, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #20 (November 1953)
The Lamp That Changed People!
Also printed
United States
The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #19 (February-March 1972)
The Lamp That Changed People!
 
Australia
Haunted Tales (Murray, 1977 series) #36 ([August 1979?])
The Lamp That Changed People!

Synopsis

Jennie discovers that the junk lamp that her husband brought home is really a magic lamp that can make her the richest woman in the world.

Show/hide 5. One Night of Death (The Durango Kid) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Durango Kid
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox , scripter
Art
Joe Certa, line art
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charles Starrett as the Durango Kid (Magazine Enterprises, 1949 series) #2 (December 1949)
One Night of Death!
Also printed
United States
Best of the West (AC, 1998 series) #36 ([June] 2003)
One Night of Death
Show/hide 6. The Hydra-Head from Outer Space (Adam Strange) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Adam Strange
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
David Wood , scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Lee Elias, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #95 (November 1964)
The Hydra-Head from Outer Space
Show/hide 7. Superman Turns on the Heat (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Joe Samachson, scripter
Art
Ira Yarbrough, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, editor [attributed] (actual)
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #52 (May-June 1948)
Superman Turns On the Heat
Also printed
Australia
Superman All Color Comic (Colour Comics, 1948 series) #14 ([July 1948?])
Superman Turns On the Heat

Synopsis

A small town farmer asks Superman for a favor which results in unforseen consequences.


Notes

This is the first 84 page issue.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 737

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 09/06/2009

Index completed

  • 08/12/2003

Last updated

  • 01/08/2015