Monster Western & Adventure

Published
1958
Page count
84?
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
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Western-Frontier

Credits

Art
Stanley Pitt, line art [signed]
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Redskin) Comic story, 7 pages

"Hungry for land and power, Adam Flintcote defied…"

Featuring

Feature
Redskin
Genre
Historical; western-frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Doug Wildey, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Redskin (Youthful, 1950 series) #11 (August 1952)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Redskin (Calvert, 1954? series) #1 ([1954?])
Untitled
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Roger of Sherwood Forest) Comic story, 6 pages

"Who doesn't know about Robin Hood and his merry men…"

Featuring

Feature
Roger of Sherwood Forest
Genre
Adventure; historical
Characters
Roger of Sherwood Forest; Robin Hood; Friar Tuck; Sheriff of Nottingham

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ogden Whitney, line art
Text
Ed Hamilton, letterer
Editing
Richard Hughes, original Editor [as Richard E. Hughes]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Young Heroes (ACG, 1955 series) #35 (February-March 1955)
"Who doesn't know about Robin Hood and his merry men..."
Also printed
Australia
Monster Western & Adventure (Calvert, 1958? series) #2 ([1958?])
No title recorded

Notes

Roger is the nephew of the Sheriff of Nottingham.

Show/hide 3. Flaming Coffins! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure; aviation; war
Characters
Lt. Ben Russell (pilot); Jack Ames (pilot, death); the Germans (villains, some die)

Credits

Writing
George Evans, scripter
Art
George Evans, line art [signed]
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Harvey Kurtzman, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Two-Fisted Tales (EC, 1950 series) #40 (December 1954 - January 1955)
Flaming Coffins!
Also printed
Australia
Two Fisted Tales (Calvert, 1954 series) #3 ([December 1954?])
Flaming Coffins!

Synopsis

Lt. Russell, a great fighter pilot wanting fame, glory and awards, is suddenly assigned to an observation unit and very upset, requesting an immediate transfer.

Show/hide 4. Sharpshooter Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure; war

Credits

Writing
John Severin, scripter
Art
John Severin, line art [signed]
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Harvey Kurtzman, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Two-Fisted Tales (EC, 1950 series) #40 (December 1954 - January 1955)
Sharpshooter!
Show/hide 5. Pirates of Malacca Straits (Jungle Jim) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jungle Jim
Genre
Jungle
Characters
Jungle Jim; Kolu

Credits

Writing
Paul S. Newman, scripter
Art
William Overgard, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Four Color (Dell, 1942 series) #565 (June 1954)
Pirates of Malacca Straits
Also printed
Australia
Jungle Jim (Calvert, 1955? series) #3 ([1956?])
Pirates of Malacca Straits

Synopsis

Jim and Kolu are assigned to find the hide-out of pirates who are robbing ships to finance guerrillas in Malaya and Indochina.

Show/hide 6. Gold Mine Massacres (Buffalo Bill) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Buffalo Bill
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Buffalo Bill

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Doug Wildey, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Redskin (Youthful, 1950 series) #11 (August 1952)
Gold Mine Massacres
Also printed
Australia
Redskin (Calvert, 1954? series) #1 ([1954?])
Gold Mine Massacres
Show/hide 7. Iron Man of the Dakotas Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Steve Kirkel, line art [signed as Stephen Kirkel]
Text
, typeset
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Indian Fighter (Youthful, 1950 series) #11 (January 1952)
Iron Man of the Dakotas
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Captain Crossbones) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Crossbones

Credits

Art
Ogden Whitney, penciller

Reprint history

Original
Soldiers of Fortune (American Comics Group, 1951 series) #?
Show/hide 9. Little Eagle's Strange Flight! (Little Eagle) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Little Eagle
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Indian Fighter (Youthful, 1950 series) #11 (January 1952)
Little Eagle's Strange Flight!

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AusReprints ID

  • 69026

Entry created

  • 29/10/2011

Cover added

  • 22/10/2017

Last updated

  • 05/03/2021