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Challengers of the Unknown (1958) - #5
"The Riddle of the Star-Stone"
DC Comics


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  Writer(s):
Dave Wood

Penciller(s):
Jack 'King' Kirby

Inker(s):
Wallace 'Wally' Wood

Editor(s):
Jack Schiff

Cover Artist(s):
Jack 'King' Kirby
 

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Cover Date: Dec/Jan 1958
Cover Price: US $ 0.10

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Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Synopsis:
An archaeology assistant, Vreedl, steals the Star-Stone created by an ancient sorcerer. By turn he's a flame man, bird man, fish man, stealing as he goes. The Challengers pursue Vreedl through South America, India, and the Bay of Sharks. When Vreedl finds the fourth stone, he becomes super and invincible. Whipped, Ace notes his powers derive from the Star-Stone: someone else could become super. Vreedl smashes the stone - and his powers evaporate!

Reprinted/Collected in:
Challengers of the Unknown Archives (2003) HC vol. 02
Challengers of the Unknown By Jack Kirby (2012) HC
Showcase Presents: Challengers Of The Unknown (2006) TPB vol. 01

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Leslie 'Rocky' Davis
Walter Mark 'Prof' Haley
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  June Robbins
Matthew 'Red' Ryan

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