Mighty Comic #48

Published
August 1965
Page count
84
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]; 0.20 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard 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 Untitled (Justice League of America) Cover, 1 page

""I've lost my super powers Hawkman, but my invulnerable body will shield you against the energy blasts of Brain Storm!" Special guest Superman"

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #32 (December 1964)
Show/hide 1. Attack of the Star-Bolt Warrior (Justice League of America) Comic story, 24 pages
Show/hide 2. Secret of the Superman Sphinx (Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Wayne Boring, penciller
 
Stan Kaye, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Mort Weisinger, Assistant Editor
 
George Kashdan, Assistant Editor
Management
Jack Schiff, Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #240 (May 1958)
 
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #240 (May 1958)
The Secret of the Superman Sphinx
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #132 ([July 1958?])
 
United Kingdom
Superman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #100 (August 1958)
 
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #53 ([May 1970?])

Notes

Pages are numbered 3-14, suggesting that this is reprinted directly from the previous Australlian reprint in Superman 132.

Show/hide 3. Records of the Sea (Records of the Sea) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Records of the Sea
Genre
Non-Fiction

Notes

Information on the highest wave; swordfish speed; fastest boat; and smallest boat.

Show/hide 4. Case of the Hooded Hijackers (The Atom) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Sid Greene, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #17 (February-March 1965)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: The Atom (DC, 2007 series) #11 (2007)
Show/hide 5. The Glow that Doomed a City Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Bill Ely, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #150 (April 1965)
Show/hide 6. The League of Challenger Haters (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #42 (February-March 1965)
The League of Challenger-Haters
Show/hide 7. Challenge of the Round Table (Silent Knight) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Silent Knight
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, line art
Editing
Robert Kanigher , editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #10 (February-March 1957)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 738

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 08/12/2003

Index completed

  • 20/07/2008

Last updated

  • 10/09/2019