Mighty Comic #103

Published
October 1974
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (1)
 
Planet Comics (1)

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Show/hide Cover Monarch of All He Subdues (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Cover, 1 page

"Superman-- it's too Strong for you--! We're finished!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Job code
X-305
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; The Newsboy Legion [Gabby; Tommy; Big Words; Scrapper; Flippa Dippa]; Victor Volcanum (villain)

Credits

Art
Neal Adams
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor)
E. Nelson Bridwell (original associate editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #148 (April 1972)
No title recorded (Cover)
Show/hide 1. Monarch of All He Subdues (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Job code
X-300
Characters
Jimmy Olsen; Superman; The Newsboy Legion [Gabby; Tommy; Big Words; Scrapper; Flippa Dippa]; Victor Volcanum (villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Murphy Anderson (see notes)
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor)<br />E. Nelson Bridwell (original associate editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #148 (April 1972)
Monarch of All He Subdues!
Also printed
United States
Jimmy Olsen: Adventures by Jack Kirby (DC, 2003 series) #2 ([October] 2004)
Monarch of All He Subdues!

Notes

Jimmy Olsen and Superman heads inked by Murphy Anderson.

Show/hide 2. The Sphinx Speaks (The Boy Commandos) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Boy Commandos
Genre
Superhero
Job code
N-618
Characters
The Boy Commandos [Rip Carter; Brooklyn [Dan Turpin]; Alfy Twidgett; Pierre Chavard; Jan Haasan]; Casey 39; Von Bruhte; Radcliffe; The Sphinx (villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby ?<br />Joe Simon ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby ?<br />Joe Simon ?
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
Howard Ferguson ?
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth [as F. W. Ellsworth] (original credited editor)<br />Murray Boltinoff (original assistant editor, uncredited)<br />Mort Weisinger (original assistant editor, uncredited)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #66 (August 1942)
The Sphinx Speaks
Also printed
United States
Boy Commandos (DC, 1973 series) #1 (September-October 1973)
The Sphinx Speaks

Synopsis

In the year 3045 A.D., scholars unearth an ancient battlefield and try to reconstruct what happened there.

Notes

This sequence is probably sourced from the reprint in Boy Commandos (DC, 1973 series) #1 (September-October 1973).

Show/hide 3. The Wizard with the Golden Eye (Superman) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Job code
S-1635
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Steve Lomard; Gunther Jacoby; Perry White

Credits

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #273 (March 1974)
The Wizard with the Golden Eye!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Family (Murray, 1982 series) ([March 1982?])
The Wizard with the Golden Eye!

Notes

This is the first 25 cent issue.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 792

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 24/02/2019

Index completed

  • 09/12/2003

Last updated

  • 24/02/2019