Challengers of the Unknown #42

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
February-March 1965
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/18940

Credits

Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The League of the Challenger-Haters (Challengers of the Unknown) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Bob Brown
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Show/hide 1. Superboy Says: "Don't Give Fire a Place to Start!" (Superboy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Advocacy; superhero
Characters
Superboy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The League of Challenger-Haters (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 12.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure
Characters
Challenger-Haters [Multi-Man; Volcano Man; Kra; Drabny] (first, also in 45, 48, 55, 60, 61, 62)

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Art
Bob Brown
Letters
Stan Starkman

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #48 ([August 1965])
The League of Challenger Haters

Notes

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn. Page 8 and page 13 are 2/3 pages.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Silly Putty) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Silly Putty

Notes

On the page between page 6 and page 7 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Showcase; G. I. Joe) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Showcase; G. I. Joe

Credits

Art
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

On the bottom of page 8 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 5. Coming Your Way in '65- The Greatest Superman Products Ever! Advertisement, 1 page

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

On the page between page 8 and page 9 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 6. No title recorded (The Doom Patrol) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Doom Patrol

Credits

Art
Bob Brown (illustration)
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Challengers' Mail Chute) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Challengers' Mail Chute

Credits

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. The Secret of the Masked Challenger (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Art
Bob Brown
Letters
Stan Starkman
Show/hide 9. 126 World War II Fighting G.I.'s and Commandos Advertisement, 1 page

Notes

On the page between page 6 and page 7 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 10. No title recorded (80-Page Giant) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
80-Page Giant

Notes

On the page between page 8 and page 9 of the previous story sequence.

Show/hide 11. No title recorded (The Adventures of Bob Hope) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Bob Hope
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Cap's Hobby Center) Comic story, 1 page

"You'll get lots of fun out of that plane, my boy."

Featuring

Feature
Cap's Hobby Center
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 13. No title recorded Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Make it a happy holiday..."

Show/hide 14. No title recorded (American Body Building Club) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
American Body Building Club

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aurora; Gigantic Frankenstein

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37153

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