Strange Adventures #8

Published
April 1955
Page count
28
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 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

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded Cover, 1 page

"An amazing story that will leave you breathless! The Man Who Stole the Air! "I hope they have enough air to supply all of us!""

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson, line art

Reprint history

Printed in
Strange Adventures 51, December 1954
Show/hide 1. The Man Who Stole The Air Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 2. The 1000-Year-Old Man Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter [credited as Gardner F. Fox]
Art
Frank Giacoia, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #15 (December 1951)
The 1000-Year-Old Man!
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #22 ([December 1960?])
The 1000-Year-Old Man
 
United States
From Beyond the Unknown (DC, 1969 series) #16 (April-May 1972)
The 1000-Year Old Man
Show/hide 3. Twinkle, Twinkle, Deadly Star Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Bernard Sachs, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #63 ([November 1967?])
Original
Strange Adventures 52, January 1955
Show/hide 4. Puzzle Planet Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #51 ([November 1969?])
Original
Strange Adventures 50, November 1954
Show/hide 5. Science Says You're Wrong if you Believe That… Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fact

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1433

Entry created

  • 30/05/2004

Cover added

  • 30/05/2004

Index completed

  • 30/05/2004

Last updated

  • 31/08/2019