Strange Adventures #72

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13044

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julie Schwartz (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Skyscraper That Came to Life! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Adapted
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #88 ([August 1974?])
The Skyscraper that Came to Life!

Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 1. Untitled (DeLuxe Photo Service) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
DeLuxe Photo Service

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Skyscraper That Came To Life! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #88 ([August 1974?])
The Skyscraper that Came to Life!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)
The Skyscraper that Came to Life

Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Kellogg's Corn Flakes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kellogg's Corn Flakes

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. The Big Dance Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Show/hide 5. Puzzle from Planet X! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 6. Here Are the Prizes Promo (ad from the publisher), 3 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Giant DC Slogan Contest.

Show/hide 7. The Time-Wise Thief! Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That--) Comic story, 1 page

"The height of the Eiffel Tower never changes…"

Featuring

Feature
Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That--
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #27 ([November 1956])
Untitled
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Garcelon Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Garcelon Stamp Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. Around the World in 83 Minutes! (Spotlight on Science) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Spotlight on Science
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Julius Schwartz
Art
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. The Man Who Lived Nine Lifetimes! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella

Notes

Pencils and inks credits from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 12. Untitled (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Cheerful Card Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cheerful Card Company

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. Untitled (The National Sports Council) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The National Sports Council

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. Untitled (Schwinn Phantom) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Schwinn Phantom

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34707

Entry created

  • 28/10/2007

Cover added

  • 09/02/2018

Index completed

  • 09/02/2018

Last updated

  • 09/02/2018