My Greatest Adventure #56

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1961
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/16280

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff (editor)
Murray Boltinoff (associate editor)
George Kashdan (associate editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Creature That Invaded My Mind! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #41 ([September 1961?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Test Your Talent (Art Instruction, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Art Instruction, Inc.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. My Brother -- the Alien Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira

Synopsis

An explorer's twin brother appears to have been transformed into an alien and begins behaving erratically.

Show/hide 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (House of Mystery; House of Secrets; Tales of the Unexpected) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
House of Mystery; House of Secrets; Tales of the Unexpected
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Peter Puptent Explorer) Comic story, 1 page

"What a dense jungle!"

Featuring

Feature
Peter Puptent Explorer
Genre
Humor
Characters
Peter Puptent

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #74 ([August 1962?])
Untitled
Show/hide 5. Parents Have Rights, Too! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Bob convinces his sister Laurie that she should be more considerate of their parents.

Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Show/hide 6. The Alien Beasts from 500 B.C.! (Rip Hunter...Time Master) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rip Hunter...Time Master
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Rip Hunter ... Time Master (DC, 1961 series) #2

Show/hide 7. I Sailed with Captain Doom Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin
Letters
Stan Starkman

Synopsis

The descendant of an infamous pirate gathers a crew made up of descendants of his grandfather's crew, and plans to take revenge because his grandfather's crew were mutineers.

Show/hide 8. I Was Trapped by Double Disaster Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Author
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 9. The Creature King of the Sea! (Aquaman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #32

Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Show/hide 11. The Creature That Invaded My Mind Comic story, 8.67 pages

Credits

Art
George Roussos

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #41 ([September 1961?])
The Creature That Invaded My Mind

Synopsis

A pilot crashes in a remote mountain area where he encounters a giant winged creature whose mind becomes merged with his.

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Challengers of the Unknown; Blackhawk) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

"For the very best..."

Featuring

Feature
Challengers of the Unknown; Blackhawk
Show/hide 13. No title recorded (Honor House Prod. Corp.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Honor House Prod. Corp.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Revolutionary War Soldiers) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Revolutionary War Soldiers

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35486

Entry created

  • 28/12/2007

Index completed

  • 18/09/2019

Last updated

  • 18/09/2019