All Favourites Comic #41

Published
February 1964
Page count
100
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP]
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 The Emotion-Master of Space! (Adam Strange) Cover, 1 page

"My emotionizer is the most perfect weapon ever devised, Adam Strange! It will change you from my foe--to my friend!"

Featuring

Feature
Adam Strange
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #83 (May 1963)
The Emotion-Master of Space!
Also printed
United States
The Adam Strange Archives (DC, 2004 series) #Volume 3 ([April] 2008)
[Cover - Mystery in Space #83]; The Emotion-Master of Space!

Synopsis

An alien uses an emotionizer to defeat Adam.

Notes

Story in two parts of 5.67 and 8.67 pages.

Show/hide 1. The Emotion-Master of Space! (Adam Strange) Comic story, 15 pages
Show/hide 2. Grass from the Sky (Pow Wow Smith, Indian Lawman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pow Wow Smith, Indian Lawman
Genre
Western

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Leonard Starr, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #176 (October 1951)
Grass From the Sky!
Show/hide 3. The Man in Ice (Impossible-But True: Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Impossible-But True: Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective-mystery
Characters
Roy Raymond

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Howard Sherman, line art
 
Howard Sherman , penciller
 
Bruno Premiani , penciller
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #194 (April 1953)
The Man in Ice!
Show/hide 4. Queen of the Cat-Men (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
Philip Kelsey, line art [as Phil Kelsey]
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #80 (December 1963-January 1964)
Queen of the Cat-Men!

Synopsis

After Space Ranger and his crew encounter poison flowers on Asteroid #189, both Cryll and Myra suffer mind-altering experiences.

Show/hide 5. The Robot Rulers of Midville Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Jim Mathews; Simon Brant

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Mort Meskin, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #139 (December 1963)
The Robot Rulers of Midville

Synopsis

The citizens of Midville welcome a band of robots who want to take on all their menial tasks, but eventually the robots take over.

Show/hide 6. Battle at Bullock Gap (Tim Holt) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tim Holt
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox , scripter
Art
Frank Bolle, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Raymond C. Krank, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tim Holt (Magazine Enterprises, 1948 series) #11 (November 1949)
Battle At Bullock Gap
Also printed
United States
Great Western (IW Publishing, 1958 series) #8 (1958)
Battle at Bullock Gap
Show/hide 7. Topsy-Turvy Day in Midway City! (Hawkman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hawkman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Hawkman; Hawkgirl

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #88 (December 1963)
Topsy-Turvy Day in Midway City!
Also printed
United States
The Hawkman Archives (DC, 2000 series) #1 ([September] 2000)
Topsy-Turvy Day in Midway City!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Hawkman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([March] 2007)
Topsy-Turvy Day in Midway City!
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Amazing Speeds) Comic story, 1 page

"Escape velocity is the minimum speed…"

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Speeds
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #113 (June-July 1960)
No title recorded

Notes

Information on escape velocity; meteors; Great Bear constellation; and Mercury's orbit.

Show/hide 9. Menace of the Undersea Beanstalk Comic story, 8 pages

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Giunta, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #83 (November 1963)
Menace of the Undersea Beanstalk
Show/hide 10. Earth's Forbidden Inventions Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, line art
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #158 (November 1963)
Earth's Forbidden Inventions!

Synopsis

Reporter Ken Peters is tricked by an alien invader into releasing him from suspended animation, but Ken outwits the alien in time to save the Earth.

Show/hide 11. The Mysterious Swan-Maiden (The Atom) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring; Judge Emil Potter; Johnny Trent; Rutherford Toller; Bill Cook; The Swan-Maiden [Doro Briggs] (villain)

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter [credited]
Art
Gil Kane, penciller [credited]
 
Sid Greene, inker [credited]
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Atom (DC, 1962 series) #10 (December 1963-January 1964)
The Mysterious Swan-Maiden!
Also printed
United States
The Atom Archives (DC, 2001 series) #2 ([October] 2003)
The Mysterious Swan-Maiden!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Atom (DC, 2007 series) #11 (2007)
The Mysterious Swan-Maiden!

Synopsis

Jean Loring's latest court case concerns a woman who can turn into a swan, but the Atom uncovers the truth behind the transformation.

Show/hide 12. Untitled (Peter Puptent Explorer) Comic story, 1 page

"Enough of walking through this hot, sticky jungle today. I'm taking a bath in this stream!"

Featuring

Feature
Peter Puptent Explorer
Genre
Gag

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #74 (December 1962)
Bath Time
Show/hide 13. Now! Only Weeks. Be a Sensational Guitar Player! (Melody School of Music) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Melody School of Music

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art (illustration)
 
, photographer
Colours
, colourist (spot colour)
Text
, typeset

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 942

Entry created

  • 13/12/2003

Cover added

  • 03/04/2020

Index completed

  • 07/06/2008

Last updated

  • 03/04/2020