The Hundred Plus Comic #52

Published
December 1960
Page count
116
Cover price
2/-
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover The Fantastic Fishermen of the Forbidden Sea (Wonder Woman) Cover, 1 page

"Now 116 pages. The Amazon is cornered by... "The Fantastic Fishermen of the Forbidden Sea!""

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #117 (October 1960)
Show/hide 1. Fantastic Fishermen of the Forbidden Sea (Wonder Woman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Editing
Robert Kanigher

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First print
United States
Wonder Woman (DC, 1942 series) #117 (October 1960)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Wonder Woman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([August] 2007)
Show/hide 2. The Outlaw Post Office (The Wyoming Kid) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Wyoming Kid
Genre
Western

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Howard Sherman
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (editor)
Jack Schiff (asst)
Murray Boltinoff (art)
George Kashdan (story)

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First print
United States
Western Comics (DC, 1948 series) #36 (November-December 1952)
Show/hide 3. The Spy in the Arrow-Cave (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Art
Lee Elias
Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associage editor)
George Kashdan (associate editor)

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First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #112 (September 1960)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Green Arrow (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)

Synopsis

An escaped convict hides out in Green Arrow's secret hide out.

Show/hide 4. Captives on the Moon (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Editing
Jack Schiff, Murray Boltinoff & George Kashdan (associate editors)

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #283 (September 1960)
Show/hide 5. Ollie (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

"Horns blowing-riveting hammers - sirens - bah! All these city noises wake me up early in the morning!"

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Humor (comedy)

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. Prisoners of the Mirage World (Challengers of the Unknown) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Script
France Ed Herron?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)
Jack Schiff (original editor)
Bob Joy (editor collected edition)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 1958 series) #16 (November 1960)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Challengers of the Unknown (DC, 2006 series) #Volume 1 ([October] 2006)
Show/hide 7. The Return of Lord Shilling (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western; period

Credits

Art
Bob Brown
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff
George Kashdan

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First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #43 (September 1956)
Show/hide 8. The End of the Planeteers (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #176 (January 1953)
Show/hide 9. Mystery at the Big Town Zoo (Big Town) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Big Town

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
John Lehti
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

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First print
United States
Big Town (DC, 1951 series) #14 (March-April 1952)
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Flippity and Flop) Comic story, 6 pages

"Grrrrr! Ooo-Hoo-Hoo-- Hel, Sam, Help!"

Featuring

Feature
Flippity and Flop
Genre
Humor (comedy)
Show/hide 11. The Amazing One-Man Crew (John Jones, Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones, Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Joe Certa
Editing
Jack Schiff, Murray Boltinoff & George Kashdan (associate editors)

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First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #283 (September 1960)
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)

Synopsis

Manhunter volunteers to crew a cargo ship single-handedly after the real crew quits because of a jinx.

Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 5/09

Show/hide 12. Captives of the Claw Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 13. The Challenge of the Crimson Crows (Flash Presents... Kid Flash) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Flash Presents... Kid Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #111 (February-March 1960)
Also printed
United States
The Flash Archives (DC, 1994 series) #Volume 2 ([March] 2000)
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Flash (DC, 2007 series) #1 (May 2007)

Synopsis

In Kid Flash's first solo adventure, he must stop a gang of kids before they get into trouble.

Show/hide 14. Secret of the Silver Guns (The Trigger Twins) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Trigger Twins
Genre
Western

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Whiney Ellsworth (credited)
Julius Schwartz (actual)

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Also printed
United States
All Star Western (DC, 1951 series) #61 (October-November 1951)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 37868

Entry created

  • 15/02/2009

Cover added

  • 15/02/2009

Index completed

  • 06/02/2010

Last updated

  • 06/02/2010