Century Plus Comic #48

Published
May 1960
Page count
116
Cover price
2/- [0-2-0 AUP
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/577690

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover The Golden Arrow of Doom! (Tomahawk) Cover, 1 page

"Now..116 pages! "The Golden Arrow of Doom!""

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Jack Adler, inker

Reprint history

Printed in
Tomahawk 65, November-December 1959

Notes

Stories include Rex the Wonder Dog; Johnny Thunder; Aquaman; Pow-Wow-Smith, Indian Law-Man; 'Congorilla; 'Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; and Tomahawk.

Show/hide 1. Bengali Legend: "…Phantom Ring Always Brings Good Fortune to Wearer" (The Phantom) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Phantom
Code
K.G.M.5.60
Show/hide 2. The Golden Arrows of Doom (Tomahawk) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Fred Ray, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, Editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tomahawk (DC, 1950 series) #65 (November-December 1959)
The Golden Arrows of Doom
Show/hide 3. The Human Octopus! (Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Rocky Doyle

Credits

Writing
Robert Bernstein, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Forte, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #41 (December 1959)
The Human Octopus!
Also printed
United States
Superman: The Amazing Transformations of Jimmy Olsen (DC, 2007 series) ([July] 2007)
The Human Octopus!

Synopsis

When Jimmy accidentally eats a space fruit, he grows four extra arms. At first Jimmy thinks his new extra arms are great, but when Lucy rejects him and he is forced to act as a pickpocket by a gang of thieves, he asks Superman to help him reverse his condition.

Show/hide 4. The Kid from Atlantis! (Aquaman) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Aqualad [Garth] (intro, origin); Atlantis; Topo

Credits

Writing
Robert Bernstein, scripter
Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #269 (February 1960)
The Kid from Atlantis!
Also printed
Australia
Aquaman Album (Murray, 1978 series) #2 ([June 1979])
The Kid From Atlantis
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #9 (May 1981)
The Kid From Atlantis!
 
United States
The Aquaman Archives (DC, 2003 series) #Volume 1 (2003)
The Kid From Atlantis
 
United States
Showcase Presents Aquaman (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([February] 2007)
The Kid from Atlantis!

Synopsis

Aquaman helps Aqualad, a rejected child from Atlantis, to overcome his fear of fish. Aquaman adopts Aqualad as his sidekick.

Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

Show/hide 5. Rex--Hollywood Stunt Dog! (Rex) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Rex

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Alex Toth, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Adventures of Rex the Wonder Dog (DC, 1952 series) #2 (March-April 1952)
Rex -- Hollywood Stunt Dog

Synopsis

Rex averts disaster while working as a hollywood stunt dog.

Show/hide 6. Send for this Free Stamp Collection (Rocket Stamps) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rocket Stamps
Show/hide 7. Wrigley's ["You and Your World" Science and Sport] [L3] (Wrigley's P.K. Chewing Gum) Advertisement, 1 page

"Brought to you by P.K. Gum"

Details

Printed
1960
More...
Wrigley's ["You and Your World" Science and Sport] [L3]

Notes

Stories include Rex the Wonder Dog; Johnny Thunder; Aquaman; Pow-Wow-Smith, Indian Law-Man; 'Congorilla; 'Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen; and Tomahawk.

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  • Mark Cannon

AusReprints ID

  • 57

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 16/04/2016

Last updated

  • 27/05/2022