Mighty Comic #70

Published
April 1969
Page count
68
Cover price
0.20 AUD
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 Operation: Jail the Justice League! (Justice League of America) Cover, 1 page

"This is "Operation Jail the Justice League" where you can't tell the heroes from the villains."

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Jack Abel, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #8 ([April] 2003)
[Cover - Justice League of America #61]; Operation: Jail the Justice League!
First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #61 (March 1968)
Operation: Jail the Justice League!
Show/hide 1. Operation: Jail the Justice League (Justice League [of America]) Comic story, 22.3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League [of America]
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Sid Greene, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #61 (March 1968)
Operation: Jail the Justice League!
Also printed
United States
Justice League of America Archives (DC, 1994 series) #8 ([April] 2003)
Operation: Jail the Justice League!
From GCD
from Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #61 (March 1968)

Synopsis

Doctor Destiny has a plan to switch the heroes with the villains they've battle. Green Arrow is able to escape and foil the plan.

Notes

The words "of America" have been removed from the logo of this feature.

Show/hide 2. Lot o' Fun! Comic [Hi Friends Treat Yourself] Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.3 pages

"Hi friends. Treat yourself to Lot o' Fun! Comic 25c. The comic chock full of chuckles. On sale everywhere."

Details

Printed
1969 to 1975
Genre
Funny animals
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Lot o' Fun! Comic [Hi Friends Treat Yourself]
Show/hide 3. All Favourites Comic [Batman] (Batman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.3 pages

"Shattering Suspense Can your favourite super heros (sic) be destroyed as they fight evil?--Find out in every issue of All Favourites Comic"

Details

Printed
1969? to 1973?
Genre
Superhero
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All Favourites Comic [Batman]

Notes

The Batman image is drawn from "Doom, What is Thy Shape" in The Brave and the Bold 76 (pencils: Mike Sekowsky; inks: Jack Abel). Thanks to Graeme Fitzgerald for identifying the source.

Show/hide 4. The Body Pirate! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Sid Gerson, scripter
Art
Sy Barry, line art [signed]
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #46 (July 1954)
The Body Pirate
Show/hide 5. Jimmy Olsen, Boy Wonder! (Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 11.7 pages
Show/hide 6. Superman's Supacomic (Superman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.3 pages

"If it's action you want--buy Superman's Supacomic. 20c. On sale everywhere."

Details

Printed
1969? to 1973?
Genre
Superhero
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Superman's Supacomic

Notes

The title in this advert was only used on the earliest 1959-1960 issues. It was quickly changed Superman Supacomic. The image is from page 20 of "The Race to the End of the Universe" in The Flash 175, December 1967 (pencils: Ross Andru, inks: Mike Esposito).

Show/hide 7. The Phantom with the Funny Face Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 8. The Battle of the Dams! (The Durango Kid) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Durango Kid
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox , scripter
Art
Joe Certa, penciller
 
John Belfi, inker
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Charles Starrett as the Durango Kid (Magazine Enterprises, 1949 series) #9 (February 1951)
The Battle of the Dams!
 
United States
Best of the West (AC, 1998 series) #39 ([February] 2004)
The Battle of the Dams
From GCD
from Charles Starrett as the Durango Kid (Magazine Enterprises, 1949 series) #9 (February 1951)
Show/hide 9. Superboy's Civil War Time Trip! (Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8.7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #91 (September 1961)
Superboy's Civil War Time Trip!
Printed in
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #143 (December 1967)
Superboy's Civil War Time Trip!
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #4 ([June 1968?])
Superboy's Civil War Time Trip
Show/hide 10. Tip Top [Teen Titans] (The Teen Titans) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.3 pages

"Don't miss the fabulous adventures of the Teen Titans in every issue of Tip Top. On sale everywhere. 20c"

Details

Printed
1969? to 1973?
Genre
Superhero
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Tip Top [Teen Titans]

Notes

Image is from page 20 of Teen Titans #16, July-August 1968 (Kid Flash, Aqualad, Wonder Girl, Robin). Who would have thought "Superhero eats hot dog" could be turned into an advertisement? Image spotted by Mark Cannon.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 753

Entry created

  • 08/12/2003

Cover added

  • 01/07/2012

Index completed

  • 08/12/2003

Last updated

  • 01/07/2012