5 Star Comics #3

Times Printing Works Ltd.

New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Published
March 1949
Page count
20?
Cover price
5d [0-0-5 NZP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (The Spirit) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Spirit
Genre
Superhero
Show/hide 1. Untitled [Jackie Boy] (The Spirit) Comic story, 7 pages

"Where do you think you're going at five o'clock in the morning?"

Featuring

Feature
The Spirit
Genre
Adventure
Characters
The Spirit; Ebony; Dirty Louie; Tinhorn Tom

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk, scripter
Art
Lou Fine, penciller
 
Don Komisarow, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Spirit (Register & Tribune, 1940 series) 9 September 1944 (9 September 1944)
Jackie Boy

Synopsis

Skullduggery at the Steeplechase.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Perky) Comic story, 6 pages

"Yup! In miracle land all we need is a steering wheel and a little imagination to go for a rid!"

Featuring

Feature
Perky
Genre
Fantasy
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]

Credits

Writing
Gill Fox, scripter
Art
Gill Fox, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jesse C. Rogers, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Feature Comics (Quality, 1939 series) #130 (January 1949)
No title recorded
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Peachy) Comic story, 6 pages

""Baby sitting" is right! They do all the sitting while you work your head off!"

Featuring

Feature
Peachy
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Bart Tumey , scripter
Art
Bart Tumey, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Brenner, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Hit Comics (Quality, 1940 series) #56 (January 1949)
Baby-Sitting

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Geoff Harrison

AusReprints ID

  • 76618

Entry created

  • 03/07/2021

Cover added

  • 03/07/2021

Index completed

  • 03/07/2021

Last updated

  • 03/07/2021