All Favourites Comic #74

Published
September 1969
Page count
68
Cover price
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 Challengers of the Unknown! (Challengers of the Unknown) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Jack Sparling, designer
 
, line art

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

This cover is based on a panel on page 2 of 'The Devil's Circus!', Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #65 (December 1968-January 1969).

Show/hide 1. The Devil's Circus (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Jack Sparling, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #65 (December 1968-January 1969)
Show/hide 2. The Night I Watched Myself Die Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Carl Wessler, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #105 (February-March 1968)
Show/hide 3. Scared to Life Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Characters
Cain (host)

Credits

Writing
Marv Wolfman, scripter
Art
Bernie Wrightson, line art
Editing
Joe Orlando, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #180 (May-June, 1969)
Also printed
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #226 (August-September 1974)
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Show/hide 4. Jimmy Olsen--Campus Hero (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Pete Costanza, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #102 (June 1967)
Show/hide 5. A Guide to Ghostly Behavior (Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #109 (May-June 1952)
This version
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #177 (November-December 1968)
 (Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar)
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #82 ([March 1957?])
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #82 ([March 1957?])
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #18 ([June 1964?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
 (Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar)
Show/hide 6. The Threat of the Horrible Hex (Mark Merlin, Sleuth of the Supernatural) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mark Merlin, Sleuth of the Supernatural
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Mort Meskin, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #64 (January-February 1964)
Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #72 ([May 1964?])
Show/hide 7. Burn, Match, Burn (Tales of the Mad Mod Witch) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Mad Mod Witch
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
David Wood, scripter [as Dave Wood]
Art
Art Saaf, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #112 (April-May 1969)
Show/hide 8. The Raiders of the Oregon Trail (Kit Carson) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kit Carson
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Frontier Fighters (DC, 1955 series) #4 (March-April 1956)
 
United States
Frontier Fighters (DC, 1955 series) #4 (March-April 1956)
Raiders of the Oregon Trail
Also printed
Australia
Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #7 ([September 1958?])
 
United States
DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #6 (January-March 1970)

Notes

Pages 5 and 6 of original amalgamated to reduce page count. Original is 8 pages.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Graeme Fitzgerald

AusReprints ID

  • 93

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 23/11/2013

Index completed

  • 14/05/2005

Last updated

  • 04/09/2019