Strange Adventures #42

Published
March 1958
Page count
24
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 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 (1949–1975)
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd (1949–1975)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover New Faces for Old! Cover, 1 page

"In just a few moments my enchanting ray will trasform you into as handsome a couple as the others before you!"

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction; mystery

Credits

Art
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #87 (December 1957)
New Faces For Old!
Show/hide 1. New Faces for Old Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Writing
Ed Herron, scripter [as France Herron]
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #87 (December 1957)
New Faces For Old!
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 2 pages

"I shall look into the past. You were born June 1, 1910 -- exactly forty-seven years ago!"

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter [signed]
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #20 (December 1957)
Untitled
Show/hide 3. The Hands from Nowhere Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Tricksy World's Greatest Stunt Man) Comic story, 1 page

"Here's the Barrel. But why did you insist on going over the falls on Saturday?"

Featuring

Feature
Tricksy World's Greatest Stunt Man
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #24 (October 1957)
Untitled
Show/hide 5. The One-Hour Invasion of Earth Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Frank Giacoia, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #86 (November 1957)
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Professor Eureka) Comic story, 1 page

"I have the examination papers all marked. Come up for them, one by one!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Eureka
Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #73 (October-November 1952)
Professor Eureka
Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #33 ([February 1953])
Untitled [Professor Eureka]
 
United Kingdom
Batman (KGM, 1952 series) #33 ([May 1953?])
Professor Eureka
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #297 (June 1962)
Professor Eureka

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2902

Entry created

  • 11/12/2005

Cover added

  • 13/11/2023

Index completed

  • 09/04/2009

Last updated

  • 13/11/2023