All Favourites Comic #58

Published
January 1967
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

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Show/hide Cover Untitled [Our Daffy Combo vs Man Mountain] (Inferior Five) Cover, 1 page

"Put up your dukes!"

Featuring

Feature
Inferior Five
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Joe Orlando, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Jack Miller, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #63 (July-August 1966)
No title recorded
Show/hide 1. Conquer Man-Mountain--Because He's There (Inferior Five) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Inferior Five
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter
Art
Joe Orlando, penciller
 
Jerry Grandenetti, penciller
 
Mike Esposito, inker
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Editing
Jack Miller, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #63 (July-August 1966)
Conquer Man-Mountain -- Because He's There!

Synopsis

The Masked Swastika assembles his old gang, formerly enemies of the Freedom Brigade, and with the help of the Silver Sorceress they are all rejuvenated. Unfortunately, the Brigade is retired and only their children, the Inferior 5, are available to stop the villains.

Notes

Villains are parodies of Marvel's Hulk and Avengers at the time of the this story: Man-Mountain (Hulk); Masked Swastika (Captain America), Sparrow (Hawkeye), Speed Demon (Quicksilver), Silver Sorceress (Scarlet Witch).

Show/hide 2. The Mummy with Six Heads (Dial H for HERO) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Dial H for HERO
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #161 (September 1966)
The Mummy with Six Heads

Synopsis

Robby uses his H-Dial to fight Joe Beket, a descendant of am Egyptian wizard who has different headpieces that give him the powers of various Egyptian gods.

Notes

Story in two parts of 8.67 and 6.67 pages.

Show/hide 3. Smash the Sponge Man--or Die (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #51 (August-September 1966)
Smash the Sponge Man-- Or Die

Synopsis

When Sponge Man attacks an undersea base, the Sea Devils respond. Ineffective, they call in the Challengers. When Sponge Man appears, the Challs try to reason with him. The Sea Devils' robot Neptimus rises to fight, but the Sponge freezes its gears. Later, the Challs knock out the Sponge with electricity. Lisa, Miklos' former neighbor, an agent of the criminal organization Scorpio, releases Miklos. The heroes figure out what Lisa has done and force her to spill the beans. The teams attack Scorpio HQ as they launch a missile of poison gas. Sacrificing himself, the Sponge absorbs the gas.

Notes

Across 24 pages in three parts, but each part ends in a 2/3 page.

Show/hide 4. The Living Painting Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
George Roussos, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #191 (August 1966)
The Living Painting

Synopsis

A thief steals a painting which seems to bring him good fortune -- for a time.

Show/hide 5. The Captives of the Time-Stone Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural
Code
S-4168

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jack Sparling, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #96 (August-September 1966)
The Captives of the Time Stone
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 1 page

"You should do very well here. There are 100 men working on our missile program right over there..."

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humour
Code
S-4193

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, original Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, original Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #42 (October 1959)
No title recorded

Synopsis

The lunch counter guy sets up his stand in a bad spot - on the missile test range.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 82

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 21/11/2003

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 04/09/2019